Blue sky with whispy white clouds

Don't be afraid to go where you've never gone and do what you've never done because both are necessary to have what you've never had and be who you've never been.

Reserve Your Place in Tuscany

May 19 – 25, 2023


Pricing for one week in heaven:

$4800 Private Room: Single occupancy with Queen bed

$3500  Shared Room: Double occupancy with Twin beds ◊ Price is per person ◊ Only two rooms available

All rooms have private baths.




Price includes:

  • Professionally guided tours
  • Local wine tasting
  • Transfer to and from Florence by private shuttle
  • 7 days of luxury accommodation in a private villa 
  • Daily writing instruction
  • 2 private consultations – one during the retreat and one post-retreat phone consultation
  • All meals are prepared by our Tuscan cook
  • Mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks
  • All beverages, including wine
  • Evening aperitivo
  • Unlimited Inspiration (priceless)


I hoped to begin a new chapter in my writing life, and I have. Surrounded by like-minded women who generously share their stories, I feel supported and guided by  Kathryn’s artful management. I am off in a new direction and filled with anticipation.

Nancy Morgan.  Leesburg, VA


Together we can create a payment plan that works for you.

Let me help your dream come true.

Inquire about the PAYMENT PLAN by October 2023 


How the registration process works: Once your application is received (via the Payment Plan link above or the Inquiry form below), I will be in touch to schedule a time to chat over the phone to answer any questions you might have. You’ll receive an acceptance email following our chat and payment instructions for your initial deposit. You do not need to submit work for acceptance.

Payment Terms (if you have not opted for the Payment Plan): A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 is due on acceptance of the booking, with the balance due within 90 days or by January 20, 2024, whichever comes first. For reservations made after January 20, 2024, payment in full is due at the time of registration.

Space is Limited

To ensure the best possible experience, the retreat is limited to 8 – 10 participants.