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Weekend Writing Retreat in San Diego > Carlsbad, CA

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LA Writers Group in San Diego

6744 Camino Del Prado

Carlsbad, CA 92011

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Spend a weekend near the beach getting words on the page and learning to write better scenes. Writers of all genres welcome, but we will focus on writing better scenes for fiction and memoir writers.

The retreat will take place at a private residence in Carlsbad, CA, a beautiful beachside town in North County San Diego. You can book a nearby hotel for the weekend (see the link, below).

  • Get words on the page
  • Learn to write better scenes through writing exercises
  • Learn the biggest mistakes I see in manuscripts
  • Make new writing friends
  • Get personal feedback on a scene or short story, up to 10 pages that you submit in advance
  • Personal attention - limited to 8 attendees

Schedule:

Saturday 11/10/19 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm: Get words on the page through writing exercises designed to improve your scene work
  • 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm: Lunch Break (lunch is not provided but there are lots of local options or you can bring a lunch)
  • 01:30 pm - 04:00 pm: The Elements of a Scene Lecture, Exercises, & Discussion

Sunday 11/11/19 - 10:00 am - 3:30pm

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm: Get live feedback on a scene or short story you submit.
  • 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm: Lunch Break (lunch is not provided but there are lots of local options or you can bring a lunch)
  • 01:30 pm - 02:30 pm: Writing Exercises - Get words on the page!
  • 02:30 pm - 03:30 pm: The Biggest Mistakes In Manuscripts

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To find out what's happening this weekend and to find hotels nearby, visit: https://visitcarlsbad.com/events/. Carlsbad offers a variety of hotels and rates. Carlsbad has easy train access to many locations in San Diego including Downtown San Diego.


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