2018 Winter Retreat Dates: 

Tentatively looking at a September or October date for a fall retreat.  



The Black Hills Writing Retreat allows you to get away from the distractions of daily life to focus solely on your writing in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. This customized, all-inclusive, 4-day retreat includes over 25 hours of quiet uninterrupted writing time, delicious home-cooked meals, comfortable lodging, 1-hour customized workshop, private writing consultations and writing critiques. You won't have to worry about anything except your writing, everything else is taken care of for you. Hosted by Kerrie Flanagan, this retreat provides you the time, space and energy to get lots of writing done. Invest in yourself and your writing, register today.

"Gorgeous accommodations in the Black Hills. The very quiet setting and supportive coaching enabled me to reach my writing goals! The food was delicious, too. I felt very pampered to have such support. Loved this retreat."

KerrieFlanagan3 PhotoCreditSuzetteMcIntyre Closeup 600The retreat is hosted by Kerrie Flanagan, a freelance writer, author, consultant and publisher based in Colorado with over 20 years’ experience in the publishing industry. In addition to her own writing, she is passionate about supporting and encouraging writers to reach their dreams.

SouthDakotaRetreatCabin smallThe quiet cabin is tucked away in the hills of South Dakota. A perfect place to get away focus on your writing. The spacious layout provides many areas to find a quiet place to write.  

The focus is you and your writing. There will be hours of uninteruppted writing time, along with private consultations with Kerrie. There is time to visit with other writers during mealtimes and during optional activities. For the full schedule, click below

New Reduced Rates

Includes private room, shared bathroom, 9 home-cooked meals, coffee/tea throughout the day, 3 hours of private writing consultations, 1 hour writing workshop and over 25 hours of uninterrupted writing time. 

You pick the date, You bring the group, you pick the structure. A completely customized writing experience for your group.