Creative Writing-Related News for Anderson Island

2019 Writing Retreat

The 2019 Anderson Island Writing Retreat will take place from July 19 to July 21 at Anderson House and we will soon be accepting applications.

There will be two instructors at this year’s retreat:  William Kenower and Sheila Bender, both veteran writing instructors.  Follow the links below to get information about William and Sheila.

William Kenower

Sheila Bender


In addition to the above links click on the link below to see an interview recently done with Sheila Bender by Author, the online magazine of the Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association:

Stay tuned for more information soon about this year’s writing retreat to include a registration form for the retreat with secure payment by credit card, a room registration form if you would like to stay at Anderson House during the retreat, links to other accommodations available on Anderson Island, the schedule for the retreat other helpful links to Anderson Island businesses and activities.



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