A vibrant writing community, unique writing programs, in-depth resources to unleash your power to write what matters — in life, business, and art.
“This is a great way of gathering content for a memoir. What a wonderful experience and a fantastic collection of writers and writing! This feels like the most sacred writing space.”
JACKEE HOLDER, Executive and Leadership Coach & Writer, jackeeholder.com
“Writing. Stamina. I love this experience. Our writing is becoming a string of stories that paint a much larger picture. The words are flowing and they just won’t stop. Maybe I ‘will ’write that book some day.”
SUE ANN GLEASON, Writer & Business Consultant, sueanngleason.com

Tiny Memoirs

A five-week writing program for turning your unforgettable memories into evocative mini memoirs.


A three-week creative journaling program for coming back home to yourself.

A Year With Myself

A yearlong, self-paced introspective writing program for cultivating creative joy.
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12 Laws of Joy and Ease

Learn the 12 specific principles for building a thriving business as an introverted woman creator.

The Writer's Book Camp

Go from idea to a finished, fine first draft of your nonfiction book in just 90 days.
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WJR '19: "Wabi Sabi Creative"

A two-week writing group for recharging your creative energy as one year ends and the other begins.
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A six-week workshop to simplify and streamline your solo business to up your ease and income.
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A four-week writing group for excavating the multiple layers of a single personal story, memory, or idea.
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Eyes, Heart, Hand

A three-week writing group that blends contemplative photography and mindfulness-based writing.
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Writing & Tea

Monthly live studio sessions where women do guided writing together (and drink lots of tea!)
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Submit Your Writing

A curated directory of the best publications, links, deadlines, guidelines, tips for submitting nonfiction.
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