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Writing with Betsy Cornwell

Explore • Create • Discover
 

Join NY-Times bestselling author Betsy Cornwell once again at the Kylemore Global Centre for these very exciting workshop opportunities. Each workshop includes en-suite accommodation (sharing or individually), all meals which are prepared by our amazing in-house Chef with locally sourced ingredients (alcohol not included), and any course fees. Come for a weekend of creativity, workshops, walks in nature, fireside chats, and lots of fun.

Workshop Options

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Healing Through Narrative and Place

Date Options: August 13-15, 2021; October 8-10, 2021; August 26-28, 2022

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. Single en-suite accommodation (sharing if part of the same family unit available also) is included and all meals are prepared by our amazing in-house Chef with locally sourced ingredients. 

Cost for this programme is €495 (alcohol not included).

Word-painting in Connemara

Programme dates: TBD

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but the right word is priceless. Learn about the poetry, prose, and lyrics that have put words to the breathtaking beauty of Kylemore Abbey and the surrounding Connemara landscape; then hone your descriptive writing skills in a welcoming group of fellow aspiring wordsmiths led by New York Times bestselling author Betsy Cornwell. En-suite accommodation (sharing or individually) is included and all meals are prepared by our amazing in-house Chef with locally sourced ingredients.

Workshop Cost

The cost for the workshop is €495 and includes:

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

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