The eighth annual Poets on the Coast weekend writing retreat for women poets was held from September 7 to September 9 at the Country Inn in the historic river town of La Conner, Washington. The retreat included a poetry workshop, craft classes, one-on-one mentoring with faculty, and yoga. The faculty included poets Kelli Russell Agodon, Claudia Castro Luna, and Susan Rich. Tuition, which did not include lodging or meals, was $419. Lodging was available at the conference hotel for $119 to $199 per night. A limited number of scholarships were available. The registration deadline was July 31. Visit the website for more information.
Poets on the Coast: A Weekend Retreat for Women, c/o Kelli Russell Agodon and Susan Rich, P.O. Box 1524, Kingston, WA 98346.