Wellspring House offers residencies of one week to one month, with longer stays available, year-round to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at a renovated carriage house in the village of Ashfield, Massachusetts, east of the Berkshire Mountains. The house can accommodate up to seven residents at a time. Residents are provided with private lodging and work space. The cost of the residency is $260 per week ($240 per week from mid-November to April). Submit a work sample of up to five pages, a cover letter, and a résumé. Applications are considered on a rolling basis. There is no application fee. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Wellspring House, 284 Main Street, P.O. Box 2006, Ashfield, MA 01330. (413) 628-3276. Preston Browning, Contact.