Write Yourself: A Self-Care Retreat for Writers of All Kinds

1pm Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 1pm Sunday, August 4, 2019

$500 Tuition - includes room, board and supplies


Write Yourself: A Self-Care Retreat for Writers of All Kinds

Write Yourself offers writers of all kinds the opportunity to engage in self-care while working on a writing project.  What’s more, we’ll work towards finding a wise path for both of these things to mutually support each other in your everyday life.

In this mostly self-directed writing retreat, we will become a community of writers for 4 days and 3 nights. Whether you are writing a memoir, fiction, screenplay, articles for publication, short stories, essays, blogging, conference talks or just for the fun of it…all writers are welcome!

This weekend is for you if

During our time together, we’ll have:

You’ll leave this weekend:

Michelle Rivera-Clonch, PhD is co-founder of Writing in Depth: An Academic Writing Retreat,which has been hosted annually at Hope Springs Institute since 2010.  From almost a decade of facilitating writing retreats, she’s bringing the top line experiences about self-care to writers of all kinds through Write Yourself

In Florida, Michelle is the owner of Peace Within: Counseling for Women, LLC where she provides mental health counseling, training, and consultation to Central Florida’s women and diversity-and-inclusion-focused organizations.  She also keeps busy as a Supporting Professor at Rollins College in the departments of Graduate Studies in Counseling and Critical Media & Cultural Studies where she specializes in teaching multicultural, social justice, and social-action oriented courses. 

Over the years, Michelle has supported Hope Springs Institute as a program participant, volunteer, Board of Directors member, retreat facilitator, strategic planning member, donor, and friend.