Find out why writers need to take a retreat to become great authors.

“In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.” The Minotaur ― Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays It’s almost Spring, and we’re welcoming new things, new growth, and new hope. Nature is returning and blossoming. And writer’s retreats are budding around the world to give…

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3 Travel Books to inspire writers to soar like Ann Patchett

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”  Henry Miller               If you’re dreaming of becoming a writer or if you’re a polished, established author, you may feel empty of new ideas or inspiration.  In either situation, are you struggling for that sparkle of…

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Are you a book lover who loves the earth? Why not take a green literary vacation?

Green Travel Benefits Finding enjoyment with a vacation that offers extra benefits is the best part of Eco-Friendly travel. You’re probably a green traveler if you want more meaningful, challenging, and adventurous experiences in your travels with sensitivity and responsibility for the environment and the local cultures. I consider myself Eco-Friendly since I like to…

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How to be a Beach Lover and a Spy fan. Visit Jamaica and Read James Bond

Lovers of sand, sea, and adventure, you will have a treat by reading Ian Fleming’s novels on Jamaica beach vacations. Dig into James Bond and discover spy thrillers that merged from the Jamaican sands. As Matthew Parker, the author of “Goldeneye – Where Bond was Born” documents the influence of the island on the now famous fictional…

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Yes, Robert Louis Stevenson can awaken your childhood wonder.

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds you plant.” Robert Louis Stevenson Do you remember reading Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde? His stories still live on the page, in the movies, on Broadway, and in our heart. Stevenson, a…

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