TO APPLY: Send 8-10 pages of a short story, first chapter, memoir or other creative nonfiction, plus a statement about yourself, including workshops, publications or classes attended. (Returning writers needn't send writing samples.) Email to Maureen Brady at firstname.lastname@example.org, or to Martha Hughes at email@example.com. Or mail to Peripatetic Writing Workshop, Inc., PO Box 255, Bearsville, NY 12409. Application deadline: June 1, 2019.
Upon acceptance send a $500 nonrefundable deposit in a personal check made out to the Peripatetic Writing Workshop, Inc., PO Box 255, Bearsville, NY 12409. Writers who send in nonrefundable deposits by April 15th receive a $100 Early Bird Discount off the final bill. (Returning Early Bird Peri writers receive $150 off.)
As the Peripatetic is a not-for-profit organization, the costs of attending may be tax deductible; check with your accountant.
(See the COSTS page for a breakdown of costs, optional tutorials, discounts, charges for spouses of writers and the work/study scholarship.)
"Exciting, intense and inspiring. When I came I expected the first two, but had forgotten how important the inspiration was." Jim Payton, Deal 2016
“I feel very comfortable with Maureen and Martha and love their imput. Overall great job, very attentive to all attendees.”
George Farrell, Siracusa, Sicily 2012