Writing Retreats | Workshops

"You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul." ~George Bernard Shaw

Fiction
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Private Writing Course LIVE

+ Coaching

Private Fiction & Autobiographical Fiction Writing Course Online - LIVE

Fiction Course + Submissions + One-on-One Private Coaching
LIVE Online
with
Book Writing Coach & Author Irene Graham

Deepen your knowledge of story. Develop your novel/short story with guidance. Inspire your creative spirit in this Private 4-week intensive course. Learn how to make your novel hop of the page!

"I thoroughly benefited from Irene’s Online Fiction Writing Course. She has a very creative way of developing story. In only a short space of time we worked on developing the structure, characters, theme, plot and writing voice for my novel. I highly recommend this course."~Sinéad O'Connor, Ireland
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Memoir Writing Course Online

Memoir
Online

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Year
Round

Next Course Starts

Sat 15 Apr 2023

16-Week Course Online
with Workbook

Memoir Writing Course Online | 16-week

Online Memoir Writing Course
Fully integrated with Audios + The Memoir Writing Workbook
with
Author & Memoir Coach Irene Graham

Our sister website, The Memoir Writing Club is dedicated to all things memoir. Our 16-week Online Memoir Course will show you, step-by-step, how to trigger memories, learn story creation, and write your memoir online with Irene Graham.

"This course focuses on one valuable element of memoir writing after another. Expect to have your eyes opened to imaginative memory prompts, guidance on tempting roads that could lead to dead ends, ideas on story development, structure and loads more. "~Joan Machlis-Crasemann, USA
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Memoir Writing Course Online

Memoir
LIVE

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Jan - June
2024

9 Jan to 25 June

6-month LIVE Course

Bi-Weekly Sessions

Memoir Writing Masterclass | 6-month

Limited to 9 participants
LIVE Online
with
Author & Memoir Coach Irene Graham

Our sister website, The Memoir Writing Club is dedicated to all things memoir. Facilitated by Irene Graham, our 6-month LIVE Memoir Writing Masterclass will guide 9 dedicated writers to develop, focus, structure and create a memoir for publishing.

"Irene's virtual LIVE Memoir Writing Workshop was a fantastic experience! Her creative approach to the elements and structure of story was just the inspiration I needed to begin... and complete my memoir. And she's managed to capture much of that same magic virtually as she does in her Writing Retreats. Highly recommended."~Jody Davids, USA
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Memoir Writing Retreats

Memoir
In-Person

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May/June
2023

Sun 28 to Fri 2

In-Person Retreat

Memories into Memoir Writing Retreat | In-Person

on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Inchydoney Island, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland
with
Author & Memoir Coach Irene Graham

Let nature, the Atlantic Ocean, golden sandy beaches, an incredible writing space, 4 Star luxury accommodation, a heated seawater swimming pool and gourmet food nurture the story that’s in your heart. Your story.

"This workshop was organised beautifully. The pace and the content were very user friendly. It was wonderful to identify the elements of a good memoir. and then apply them to my own personal reminiscence. Strongly recommend it!"~Jennet Robinson Alterman, USA
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Writing Retreats Workshops

Fiction
In-Person

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Sept
2023

Tues 5 to Mon 11

In-Person Retreat

Fiction & Autobiographical Fiction Writing Retreat | In-Person

on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Inchydoney Island, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland
with
Author & Fiction Coach Irene Graham

Let the golden beaches of Inchydoney Island and the breeze from the Wild Atlantic Ocean be your muse.  A writing adventure to deepen your connection to story in the stunning West Cork Irish landscape. Luxury 4 Star Accommodation and a heated seawater swimming pool.

"Irene's workshop provided many openings to creativity and inspiration. I benefited so much, and so did my writing. Invaluable experience. "~Patricia F. Long, USA
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Memoir Writing Retreats

Memoir
In-Person

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Autumn/
Winter
2023

Dates: To be confirmed

Memoir Writing Workshop Spain | In Person

Spain
Benalmádena Costa, Málaga
with
Author & Memoir Coach Irene Graham

Create your own get-away! Then join us for a two-day memoir workshop on Spain’s Costa del Sol to nourish your writing. Invigorate your creative spirit and learn the art of writing memoir.

"Irene’s course changed the way I think about memoir writing. She provided great materials, constructive comments and valuable insights that really helped me to find my voice and have more fun with it. "~Kathryn Ranieri, USA
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Memoir Writing Retreats

Memoir
In-Person

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May
2024

Sun 26 to Fri 31

In-Person Retreat

Memories into Memoir Writing Retreat | In-Person

on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Inchydoney Island, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland
with
Author & Memoir Coach Irene Graham

Let nature, the Atlantic Ocean, golden sandy beaches, an incredible writing space, 4 Star luxury accommodation, a heated seawater swimming pool and gourmet food nurture the story that’s in your heart. Your story.

"Irene guided and cajoled me to not only to start, but to also complete my memoir. Her advice and suggestions were at all times helpful and without her encouragement I would never have got to the end of the journey."~Sue Fleming, UK
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Writing Retreats Workshops

Fiction
In-Person

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Sept
2024

Tues 3 to Mon 9

In-Person Retreat

Fiction & Autobiographical Fiction Writing Retreat | In-Person

on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way
Inchydoney Island, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Ireland
with
Author & Fiction Coach Irene Graham

Let the golden beaches of Inchydoney Island and the breeze from the Wild Atlantic Ocean be your muse.  A writing adventure to deepen your connection to story in the stunning West Cork Irish landscape. Luxury 4 Star Accommodation and a heated seawater swimming pool.

"I am inspired to continue down this creative road. This has been a wonderful experience for me and I cannot wait until I can return for another workshop. Thank you Irene!"~Katherine Walsh, USA
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