Writing Retreat FAQs

Writing Retreat FAQs

A dedicated, inspired time and place to write, away from the distractions of everyday life.

Any nurse or student nurse (RN, LPN/LVN, APN) whether employed, retired, or in transition who is interested in writing, storytelling, journaling, self-expression, self-discovery.

This retreat is for experienced and novice writers alike who would like to explore and expand their own voice.

  • Gain confidence in your writing
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Feed your creativity
  • Create community
  • Develop good writing habits

Villa Pauline is easily accessible by car from NJ, NY, PA and other nearby states.

If you are flying in, Newark Liberty International Airport is the nearest major airport. It is about 40 minutes away from the venue by car. I can recommend several car and airport shuttle services between the airport and venue.

A notebook for writing activities and for taking notes. Bring several good pens too! Even if you normally use electronic writing, we’ll be writing by hand at this retreat.

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the American Holistic Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

Approved to award 12 contact hours.