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Why People Love Write It Down! Writing Holidays

We thought you might like to read what guests are saying about our holidays this year and see some of the beautiful photos taken by one of our writers from Canada, Darlene Chrissley. Maybe you will take the leap and … Continue reading

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2019 Writing, Walking, Meditation Holidays – Spain

‘‘Elaine’s Write It Down! holiday is the perfect antidote to our hectic lives. A chance to take your foot off the pedal, recharge, refresh and get a new perspective. The writing workshops are top notch but there is so much … Continue reading

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The Importance of Good Eating for Good Writing

Ever since my school home economics lessons when, to my utter amazement, I got an A for cookery in my senior school exams, I have felt strangely empowered in the kitchen. Now, in the hectic run up to Christmas, I … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Silence

Recently, I spent two weeks on my own in Mallorca. I went for one short business meeting but decided to stay on for a bit, to get my head together on an island I love and first visited 45 years … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Holidays in Spain 2019

WHERE: Finca Buenvino, north of Seville. Sam & Jeannie Chesterton’s family home, the perfect place to escape, relax and re-discover your creativity. With 150 acres of sweet chestnut and oak woods, streams, gardens, natural rivers, springs and salt-water , heated … Continue reading

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Writing, Walking and Meditation Retreats 2015

 All photos by Tim Clinch June 6 -13, July 18 – 25, September 5-12, 7 nights My Spanish retreats for 2015 are set at the beautiful Finca Buenvino, an elegant and luxurious country home owned by Sam and Jeannie Chesterton recommended … Continue reading

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Running Away And Writing About It

Early morning meditation, write in a room overlooking the sea, lunch in the sun, then a walk down to the cove for a swim…     photo-patchwork includes Sarah Maxwell teaching me gently to sit up straight – Sarah runs fitness … Continue reading

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Writing, Walking and Meditation Retreats 2014

In conjunction with Lynne Franks BlOOM RETREATS  http://www.bloomretreats.com/ VOTED ONE OF THE TOP 50 RETREATS OF 2014 by THE TIMES What?  Six day residential retreat in Lynne Franks home in Deia, Mallorca. A former monastery, the building is set on terraces planted with … Continue reading

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Write It Down! 2014

What’s going on this year for Write it Down! in London and Mallorca. Please contact me if you’d like me to run sessions or retreats for your organisation or group of friends in any part of the world. No previous writing … Continue reading

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Bloom Retreats Writing & Walking Retreat 2013

Catherine Eade’s piece for the Mail Online about her experiences on the retreat I led for Bloom Retreats in September 2013 Absolutely magical: Why PR guru Lynne Franks’ Deia hideaway is the place to ‘be’ By CATHERINE EADE Surely it was … Continue reading

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