Recent workshops, retreats and more:

Your Legacy as Memoir: The Essence of a Life Workshop

  • July 22-27, 2018 in Boulder, CO

Book-length Manuscript Revision and Editing:

  • Eco-Adventure Novel: Spring/Summer 2018
  • Young Adult Life Skills/Self-Help Non-Fiction: Summer 2018

Private Writing Retreats and Intensives - 2-5 Days

  • Boulder, CO: April 2018
  • Boulder, CO: June 2017
  • Boulder, CO:  June & September, 2016
  • Texas Hill Country:  April 2016

Jumpstart Your Creative Genius®: Reclaiming the Writer Within

  • The University of Iowa Summer Writing Festival
  • Ethel's Chocolate Shop, Evanston, IL

Keeping A Spiritual Journal

  • The University of Iowa Summer Writing Festival
  • Zion Lutheran Church, Arlington Heights, IL
  • First Presbyterian Church of Arlington Heights, Arlington Heights, IL
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Longmont, CO

The following have been offered at the University of Iowa Summer Writing Festival:

  • Writing Your Legacy: the Essence of a Life
  • Legacy as Memoir®
  • Writing Your Life Stories
  • Advanced Life Stories
  • A Writing Sampler
  • Where the Wild Things Are: Creativity, Flow and Writing Magic
  • An Invitation to Word Play
  • Postcards from Midlife
  • Columns and Op Eds: Spinning the Personal Essay
  • The Personal Essay
  • Conquering Writer's Block

Past Workshops


Advanced Memoir - Consultation & Critique Workshop in Boulder, CO - July 2020LEARN MORE HERE!