The 5th Annual Paradise Writers' Retreat is scheduled for October 16-23, 2018...

On the High Seas!

We'll be sailing the Mediterranean with Star Clippers Cruises :)














We depart on October 16th from the port of Piraeus in Greece on board the Star Flyer. For 7 glorious days we'll sail the Med to the Greek islands of Hydra, Monemvasia and Pilos, the Sicilian island of Syracuse and the Maltese islands of Goza and Valletta. What better inspiration than watching the wind fill the sails, inhaling the salt air and immersing yourself in the ancient history and quaint towns and villages of each island stop? 


During the retreat you'll enjoy morning yoga on the deck, daily writing workshops including sharing and critique, solitary writing time and shore excursions (guided or on your own), where you can write away in a little seaside café or under a tree on a hill overlooking the town. 


Click here for additional details on the Clipper Ship's features, and here to download the booking form for accommodation options and costs. All attendees must also complete the retreat registration form. If you know of other writers who might like to join us, please fee free to download and share the flyer.


If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us!



​​Why Participate in a writing retreat?


  • You'll be surrounded by other writers who are equally as determined to get writing.
  • You’ll participate in interactive workshops that spark creativity.
  • It's a great opportunity for some much needed, uninterrupted, solitary writing time.
  • You can immerse yourself in beautiful surroundings that will help clear your mind.​


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Workshops & Retreats





We offer practical, hands-on workshops that give you the nuts 'n bolts to finish your work-in-progress (WIP), take on the self-publishing challenge or to help you understand the business of being an indie author.


We also mentor authors one-on-one, guiding them through the book writing process.  In addition, we conduct writing retreats that provide a much-needed escape, where there are no distractions, lots of inspirational exercises in idyllic surroundings joined by other writers with the same goal - finally getting that work in progress done!