December 13, 2017

Packages

February 20 – 25, 2018

So, are you ready for the next step in your writing career? Now is your chance to score a great deal on this incredible, transformative workshop on stunning, tropical Koh Phangan.

 

Full Package with Accommodation

Mermaid villa

 

  • An integrated, complete writing experience
  • Daily writing workshops with themes including Unlocking Your Best Work, Marketing Yourself as a Writer, How to Make More Money as a Writer, and more
  • Learn from two industry pros
  • Morning poolside yoga and sunset meditation sessions overlooking the stunning oceanfront to jumpstart the creative juices
  • Three daily nutritious and flavorful Thai meals cooked by our private chef 
  • Luxury accommodation in Mermaid Villa (for first five sign ups) and Loyfa Natural Resort, 20-25 February, 2018
  • Luxury, oceanfront learning space for workshops
  • A private pool for spontaneous refreshment during break time or after sessions
  • A Certificate of Completion
  • A workbook with class notes and exercises to take away
  • SPACE IS LIMITED. Register today.

$1350 USD 

 

 

Full Package without Accommodation

withoutaccomm

 

  • An integrated, complete writing experience, 20-25 February, 2018
  • Daily writing workshops with themes including Unlocking Your Best Work, Marketing Yourself as a Writer, How to Make More Money as a Writer, and more
  • Learn from two industry pros
  • Morning poolside yoga and meditation sessions overlooking the stunning oceanfront to jumpstart the creative juices
  • Three daily nutritious and flavorful Thai meals cooked by our private chef 
  • Luxury, oceanfront learning space for workshops
  • A private pool for spontaneous refreshment during break time or after sessions
  • A Certificate of Completion
  • A workbook with class notes and exercises to take home
  • SPACE IS LIMITED. Register today.

$750 USD

 

 

Drop-In Class

 

Attend any 3-hour course session

Buy two classes, enjoy one meal and use of the pool and villa for a day

Buy three classes, enjoy two meals and the villa for any day you attend

Buy five classes, enjoy five meals and the villa for any day you attend

Workshop Schedule

(Complete schedule to be announced January 31)

Day 1

Theme: Getting to know each other and getting to know yourself/ Unlocking your creativity with Brian

Programme: 

2:30 – 5:30 Interactive writing exercises; who am I as a writer; focus question and intentions for the workshop; the art of interviewing, how to tell your story and how to help others tell theirs

5:30 – 6:00pm Break

6:00 – 6:40pm Sunset meditation, relaxation and visualization 

7:00pm – 8pm OPENING RECEPTION (wine and beer included)

7:00pm – 10:00 Dinner, conversation and massage time

 

Day 2

Theme: Practical writing skills with Kaila

Programme:

7:30am – 8:30am Yoga, relaxation, meditation

8:30 – 10:00am Breakfast/ shower break

10:00am – 1:00pm Class – Grammar and spelling, US vs. UK English, editing (and self-editing)

1:00pm – 2:30pm Break

2:30pm – 5:30pm Class: Details To Be Announced

5:30 – 6:00pm Break

6:00 – 6:40pm Sunset visualisation

7:00pm – 8pm DINNER

7:00pm – 10:00 Massage time

 

Day 3

Theme: Marketing yourself/ Monetising your creative life with Kaila

Programme:

7:30am – 8:30am Yoga

8:30 – 10:00am Breakfast/ shower break

10:00am – 1:00pm Class – social media writing, how to get more engagement on your posts, how to drive more traffic to your website – Kaila

1:00pm – 2:30pm Break

2:30pm – 5:30pm Class: Details To Be Announced

5:30 – 6:00pm Break

6:00 – 6:40pm Sunset visualisation and meditation experience

7:00pm – 8pm Break

7:00pm – 10:00 Massage time

 

Day 4

Theme: Producing, Funding and Distributing Your Work with Brian

Programme:

7:30am – 8:30am Yoga

8:30 – 10:00am Breakfast/ shower break

10:00am – 1:00pm Class – Writing prompts and exercises. Self-publishing course: the DIY guide to completing your creative work; how to craft titles, book descriptions, and outlines; pricing and formatting; how to publish using online platforms.

1:00pm – 2:30pm Break

2:30pm – 5:30pm Class – Writing prompts and exercises. Funding your project. Crowdfunding and promoting your work from A-Z. Telling your story with video. 

5:30 – 6:00pm Break

6:00 – 6:40pm Sunset visualisation

7:00pm – 10:00pm CLOSING RECEPTION (wine and beer included)

7:00pm – 10:00pm Massage time

Day 5

Theme: How to tell your story/ Wrap up with Brian

Programme:

7:30am – 8:30am Yoga

8:30 – 10:00am Breakfast/ shower break

10:00am – 1:00pm Class – Writing prompts and exercises. Visioning: clarifying your creative vision and setting a course for getting there. Integrating your retreat experience into your daily life. 

1:00pm Check out

 

Attend any 3-hour session for $60 USD

Buy two classes, enjoy one meal and use of the pool and villa for a day
Buy three classes, enjoy two meals and the villa for any day you attend
Buy five classes, enjoy five meals and the villa for any day you attend