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Writer’s Workshop

July 23 @ 4:00 pm - July 25 @ 4:00 pm


  • Why write?

  • Why read?

  • Why are we here?

  • What is your creative process?


Shrine Mont is the perfect setting to explore your gifts through writing and discussion. We will write to a variety of creative prompts and activities. Join us for a weekend of relaxation and fun in an atmosphere where creativity is the focus.


About the Instructor:  Stuart Gunter lives in Schuyler, Virginia and has been accepted into the MFA program at Virginia Commonwealth University. His poems are forthcoming or have been published in Poet Lore, Hiram Poetry Review, Appalachian Journal, James Dickey Review, Cold Mountain Review, Deep South, and Plume, among others. Once Again to See the Stars: A Contemporary Vision of Dante’s Inferno, his collaboration with artist Michelle Gagliano ( will be published in 2021. He is also working on his first book of poetry.


Click HERE to download a flyer about the writing workshop.

Rates (Includes 2 nights lodging, 6 meals and instruction):
Double Occupancy: $310 per person
Single Occupancy: $360 per person

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July 23 @ 4:00 pm
July 25 @ 4:00 pm
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Shrine Mont
217 Shrine Mont Circle
Orkney Springs, VA 22845 United States
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