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Writing Workshop with Betsy Cornwell

Explore • Create • Discover

Healing Through Narrative and Place
Use your own personal narrative and connection to place to create your own words with author Betsy Cornwell - a New York Times bestselling author living in west Ireland. Practice mindfulness and healing through words, and gain experience reading and critiquing each other's stories. Come away from this retreat with your creative juices firing and your mind clear. Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings of Kylemore Abbey and let your musical mind breathe. En-suite accommodation (sharing or individually) is included and all meals are prepared by our amazing in-house Chef with locally sourced ingredients.

Date Option

  • August 7 - 9, 2020


€495, which includes:

  • ensuite accommodation
  • all meals (prepared by an in-house chef)
  • all cultural activities

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3:00pm - Arrival
4:00pm - Introductions
5:00pm - Creative activity
6:00pm - Dinner
7:00pm - Refocus
8:00pm - Fireside chat


7:30am - Mindful writing
8:30am - Breakfast
9:30am - Personal Exploration
12:00pm - Retelling tales
1:00pm - Lunch
2:00pm - Hike and place writing
6:30pm - Dinner
7:30pm - Cultural activity


7:30am - Writing
8:30am - Breakfast
9:30am - Narratives
1:00pm - Lunch
2:00pm - Closing
3:00pm - Departure