– Arrive The 10th
– Workshop is the 11-12-13
– Depart is the 14th.
A unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a writing retreat fueled by yoga practice and the inspirational surroundings of Maine. Open to all writers, even those that do not yet think of themselves as “writers”, the retreat will offer structured writing exercises, a supportive environment for sharing your work, individual writing time, and tips on how to integrate writing into your life. Rejuvenate your creative spirit. Set intentions during your yoga practice. Dedicate time to your writing passion!
Maria Massei-Rosato is an author and screenwriter with an M.F.A in Creative Nonfiction from The New School. She is passionate about mentoring and coaching writers to help them find their inner voice and write from their hearts. Her most recent writing can be found in Mutha Magazine, Boomer Lit Mag, and Poets & Writers Magazine. Her screenplay, based on her memoir, has been a finalist in twelve film festivals and recently won the best screenplay Milan International Film Festival and Montana Covellite Film Festival. Find me on LinkedIn
Yoga is especially relevant to creativity because of the spiritual aspects of the practice. When you consider that the practice of yoga originated from that need for the individual to somehow unite with the universe, how can we not proceed to harness that energy for creative thought? Yoga provides that pathway to creativity thought to make it particularly helpful to the writer.
“Your life is a sacred journey. It is about change, growth, discovery, movement, transformation, continuously expanding your vision of what is possible, stretching your soul, learning to see clearly and deeply, listening to your intuition, taking courageous challenges at every step along the way. You are on the path… exactly where you are meant to be right now… And from here, you can only go forward, shaping your life story into a magnificent tale of triumph, of healing, of courage, of beauty, of wisdom, of power, of dignity, and of love.” Caroline Adams, Author.
Sewall House Writers Retreat