Blue sky and white clouds over Tuscany

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 11 – 17, 2024


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:

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


I said “yes” to the dream of a writing retreat, and what better guide than Kathryn Kay to make that dream become a reality? As a workshop leader, Kathryn is gracious, grounded, and focused. This was truly an all-encompassing experience of exploring myself and my writing. 

Marisa Brown.  San Jose, CA


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, 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, along with payment instructions for your initial deposit.

Payment Terms (unless you have booked via the Payment Plan): A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 is due upon acceptance of the booking, with the balance due within 90 days or by January 12, 2024, whichever comes first. For bookings after January 12, 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.