We don’t judge their work. We give them the space to work.
The Approval Process
1.) The potential Resident completes and submits the online essay (see below) here on the TWR.ORG website.
2.) The potential Resident receives a confirmation email documenting receipt of the application.
3.) The potential Resident’s application is reviewed and confirmed.
4.) Confirmed Residents will receive notification on the 15th of the following month of their confirmation notice .
5.) Once Residents have been selected they will receive The Write Room Residency Welcome Packet with a selection of possible dates for the next Residency Term of 21 days, not including travel. An accepted Resident could sojourn on her own or with up to five other candidadtes plus the organizers of the residency and their support group (housekeeping, gardner, transportation). etc. Sleeping arrangements are female only and each participant has her own room.
The residency itself is on 2 acre plot, part of a five acre horse farm. Privacy and findings “one’s own space” is not only available but encouraged. We also due to weather may offer housing on other resorts near beach or mountain – always with tranquility as a first objective.
6.) Suggested DONATION $2300US or in ecrement of $500 via our Fiscal Sponsor: Fractured Atlas.Org
7. SEND us a cover letter: telling us about you and your creative hopes during your stay, include a resume of literary and/or employment history and any personal particulars; such as health, ramp neccessities, alergies, food preferences – so that we may help you create and enjoy the best quiet time you have ever had on a rural writing retreat. Please remember a valid contact email and/or telephone number.
This is not a competition this is an opportunity!