2017 Winter Retreat December 26-30, 2017 The retreat features living room style daily classes/workshops, daily craft talks, two readings, one holistic and interactive workshop, a keynote speech, group writing challenges, and a genuine community. Writing Facilitators Terrance Hayes Terrance Hayes is the author of Lighthead (Penguin 2010), winner of the 2010 National Book Award and finalist for...
Sat., Dec. 26 – Wed., Dec. 30, 2015. Santee State Park, in Santee, South Carolina. This retreat is open to everyone but preference is given to members of The Watering Hole Facebook group. Applications Deadline: October 1, 2015 Application = cover letter + 3 poems + $5 reading fee
Highlights and history from our 2013 Watering Hole Writer’s Retreat. Organized by Co-Founders Candace Wiley and Monifa Lemons. Facilitated by Lita Hooper, Remica Bingham-Risher, and Tyehimba Jess.