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Sparking Academic Joy - Writing Retreats for Scholars - cover

Sparking Academic Joy - Writing Retreats for Scholars

Rose Ernst, Angelique M. Davis

Publisher: Alchemy House Press

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Summary

Have you always dreamed of a writing retreat?
 
Do you need more joy in your scholarly life?
 
This is the book for you. With a combined 35 years of experience in the academy, Angelique M. Davis and Rose Ernst guide you through the process of selecting and planning a writing retreat tailored to your needs.
 
What are you waiting for?
 
It's time to plan your next writing retreat!

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