Retreats: Fishplate Poetry offers various writing retreat opportunities:

Quiet Please. One day semi-silent retreats on Bainbridge Island. We start with a simple meal together. Then we write all afternoon with (optional) prompts in three to forty minute increments. We leave with up to ten new poem starts.

Date: March 10 (Spring Retreat), 12:30-5:00, Cost: $75

Guest Retreats and Weekend Retreats. Local and visiting writers will lead one day or full weekend writing retreats. Housing not provided.

Date: August 10: Tara Hardy and Michele Bombardier: What We Bear: Vulnerability On The Page A generative and teaching workshop for all levels. Friday 7:30-9:00pm, Saturday 9:30am-4:00 Cost: $179 Register: