December 5-7 • Bourbon Ridge Retreat in Hocking Hills, Ohio


Join RDSP editors and authors Friday, December 5th – Sunday, December 7th for a weekend of writing! The primary focus will be on writing but you’ll have the chance to talk with other editors and authors over meals. Accommodations are in a luxurious lodge in scenic Hocking Hills, OH.

Get away from distractions and make time for your writing! Come for just one day or the whole weekend. We’ve tried to offer many options to fit people’s schedules. We are happy to answer any questions you may have just email


Choose your days of participation (meals included, see below for details):


The first 5 people to sign up will have the option of a free 1 hour consult or critique with an RDSP editor.
Add up to 3 people to your room (the same price for Sat. only or Fri. & Sat. stay)

Number of people

Rooms & Activities

Each overnight guest will have a private room, some rooms have attached bathrooms but others will have shared bathrooms. Rooms either have King or Queen beds, if you want to share with several people there are rooms with bunk beds available.

Activities, weather/time permitting: campfire with smores, hiking, hot tub, movie viewing in the home theater.

Meals Included:

Friday night stay includes smores/snacks & breakfast the next morning
Saturday night stay includes lunch & dinner on Saturday & breakfast on Sunday
Saturday (day only) includes lunch & dinner

The earliest you can come on Friday is 6pm and latest you can stay on Sunday is 10am.


The Bourbon Ridge Retreat is about 30 minutes from any restaurants or stores. There will be wifi access but cell service is not dependable. However a land line is provided that includes free long distance.

Not convinced? Here’s an article about the value of Writing Retreats: Why You Need a Writing Retreat