retreats for women who love to travel & write

Do you want dedicated time, expert guidance, and an inspiring location to write your novel or memoir?

Or perhaps you want to be inspired by famous female novelists or to create a publication plan?

You've come to the right place.

Explore our creative retreats.

writing retreat in france

June 2 - 8, 2019

Imagine finding the heart of your creativity in a luxurious private villa set in the shadow of an 11th century abbey. Join bestselling writer and TEDx presenter Jessica Lourey and healer and writing coach Allison Quaid on this week-long writing retreat that visits one of the most inspiring sites in France.


Write (and publish) that book in lake tahoe—a writing retreat in california

August 4 - 10, 2019

This relaxing, re-centering retreat gifts you time and space to write, with a special half-day seminar on developing your path to publication. Your retreat experience will be tailored to where you're at in your writing process. ***Named one of 2019’s Most Incredible Retreats by The Write Life!***

We have one retreat-only (no lodging) spot left at this retreat. Please email the retreat leader directly with any questions about this spot or the retreat: Jess Lourey at