Starry Night Retreat offers residencies of two weeks to a year to emerging poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the Hot Springs Historic District of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. Residents are provided with private living quarters, shared studio space, and access to a communal courtyard. The cost of the residency is $325 per week or $1,200 per month. Financial aid is available. Submit up to 10 pages of poetry or prose, a writer’s statement, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for two references. There is no application fee. Admissions are made on a rolling basis; the summer deadline is July 15. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Starry Night Retreat, 718 Van Patten, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901. Monika Proffitt, Director of Programs.