Writer’s Retreat


July 23-24, 2022

Escape to the Embassy Suites Phoenix-Scottsdale and spend TWO fabulous days with other authors to focus on your writing.

About the event

Three working boardrooms will be available:

Freewriting and brainstorming room – Quiet room for writing, with an adjoining suite to bounce your ideas off others.

Sprinting room – Get your writing done in chunks, with someone timing the group for 15, 20, or 30-minute sessions with time to chat and stretch between

Education room – Roundtable discussions and speakers on a variety of topics including craft, time management, and more. (space limited in this room, so it is first-come, first-serve).


Registration opens to members/subscribers on Monday, March 21, and non-members in May. Attendance is limited to 30, so sign up as soon as possible! To register, click HERE: https://forms.gle/wmQ3bjDKSLc6rtWJA

Member/Subscriber Registration: $50

Guest Registration: $70 

Cost includes a buffet lunch both days and one raffle ticket. Other raffle tickets can be purchased in advance or in person.

Hotel information

Guests staying at the hotel also enjoy free cooked-to-order breakfasts and a hosted Happy Hour in the evening. The link to reserve a room is https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?ctyhocn=PHXPVES&corporateCode=0002706981

Other important details

The boardrooms will open at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday mornings. They will be locked for lunch from 12:30-1:30 both days. Programs end at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday and 5:00 on Sunday.

There will be an unofficial meet and greet between board members and attendees Friday evening in the bar area during the hotel’s happy hour for anyone wanting something to do that night.

Attendees are invited to bring a snack to share, and we are accepting donations of items/baskets for our raffle.