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Winter Writing Retreat on an Alpaca Farm

Winter Writing Retreat on an Alpaca Farm

Duration:8 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Louise Bierig graduated from the University of Iowa's Undergraduate Writers' Workshop. She has written countless short stories, several personal essays, a few poems, three novels, and is currently at work on a novella. She has previously taught at the William Way Center in Philadelphia and at Soul Source in Swarthmore and Aston. Her short stories, Sylvia (2019) and Field of Rye at Twilight (2018)…

What we’ll do

Come out to a cozy Winter Writing Retreat on an Alpaca Farm surrounded by woods. Arrive at 8:30 for tea or coffee and a chance to meet everyone. Starting at 9:00, we will have a fire in the fireplace as we write on a prompt as a group to warm us up. We will then have a long block of time to work on a longer project of our choice. A lunch break will give us time to socialize and enjoy delicious…

What I’ll provide

Lunch and Dessert
Enjoy a delicious lunch! We will conclude with dessert at the end of the day.
Coffee, Tea and Water
We'll start the day with coffee and tea. They will be available throughout the day.

What to bring

laptop and charger
dish to share for $10 discount
an open mind
a sense of fun and adventure
  • Responsible interactions

    All hosts must follow guidelines created with World Animal Protection.

  • Caring expert hosts

    Learn from biologists, conservationists, farmers, and more.

  • Diverse animals

    Meet over 300 kinds of animals, from alpacas to zebras.

Where you'll be

We will conduct the workshop in a colonial era farmhouse on an Alpaca Farm surrounded by forest. We'll have a cozy living room area with fireplace as well as a dining room with table and chairs.


Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 21 and up can attend. Please be comfortable around animals: cats, alpacas, goats, turkeys, and chickens.
Winter Writing Retreat on an Alpaca Farm
New experience
From $100/person
New experience
From $100/person