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Love of the Land July Writing Workshop

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Providence Organic Farm & CSA

Michigan 88

Central Lake, MI 49622

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An inspiring writing experience for ALL writers in the beautiful Northern Michigan setting of Providence Organic Farm in Central Lake.

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An inspiring experience for writers in the beautiful country setting of Providence Organic Farm in Central Lake. This is for all who enjoy writing for pleasure or for publication, including journals, essays, poetry, memoirs, non-fiction and fiction books.

The Love of the Land workshops include inspirational self-guided farm walks on over 20 acres just off US 31 in northern Michigan. Participants are welcome to experience and ask questions about the extensive organic vegetable and flower gardens, working barn, CSA operation. The Providence Farm Market offers an array of organic produce, pastured pork, honey, baked goods, coffee from Providence and local farms.

Attendees are encouraged to submit brief essay or poetry submissions in advance, especially about love of the land, nature, sustainable agriculture, gardening, preservation. Workshop sessions include discussions, new readings and display of submissions. Aspiring authors will hear from published writers and seasoned editors throughout, including Virginia Johnson, local author of recently published memoir Ira’s Farm, Growing up on a self-sustaining farm in the 1930s and 1940s.

Sessions are interactive discussion/presentations offering tips and ideas for writing, engaging, publishing. Each speaker will offer hands-on advice around expertise and experience. Breakouts will include time for follow up writing and sharing throughout. All presenters will offer additional books or services, coaching.

Cost is $55 per session or $150 for all three, and include organic dinners on the farm, 5691 N., M-88, Central Lake. To register and for more information, please see events at LettersForUs.com

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