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Writing: A Day-Long Retreat

January 26 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm


Are you juggling multiple interests and issues? Do you wish for a full day just for yourself from morning until early evening?

This full-day retreat will offer time for personal reflection, two relaxed writing workshops, time for journaling, walks on the paths, sharing of work, and plenty of breaks. Enjoy, in quiet and peaceful surroundings, a time for rest and rejuvenation. Whether you are an experienced writer, just beginning a journal, or simply want to relax and listen to the work of other writers, this retreat is a gift to self.

Bring your laptop, or a notebook and pen, and be prepared to get your ideas on the page. The day will include lunch with time for reflection, journaling, an optional writing assignment and relaxation.

Date & Time: Sat., Jan. 26, from 9:30am to 5:30pm

Presenter: Magie Dominic

Fee: $75 (includes hot lunch and afternoon tea/coffee)


About the Presenter Magie Dominic, writer and artist, studied at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh and lives in New York. Her memoirs, The Queen of Peace Room and Street Angel, have been nominated for the Canadian Women’s Studies Award, Book of the Year Award/Memoir – ForeWord Magazine, the Judy Grahn Award and received the Silver Medal from the Independent Publishers Book Award, 2017.

She was nominated for the Vanderbilt/Exile Short Fiction Award and co-authored H. M. Koutoukas Remembered by His Friends, Eco Poetry, and Belles Lettres/Beautiful Letters. She has written for the Toronto Globe and Mail and The Village Voice Her writing and art archives are with New York University Fales Library Permanent Collection and her theater archives are with New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center. Her artwork has been exhibited in Toronto and New York, including a presentation at The United Nations.


January 26
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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The Mariandale Center
299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

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