black-fly-notebook-and-mugThe Black Fly Writers Retreat is an inspiring four-day, three-night weekend of workshops, readings, and writing. It is often held in late April/early May in northern Maine.

Black Fly Writers Retreat attendees spend three mornings in workshops of no more than twelve participants working with one instructor. Afternoons will be open for writing and optional individual meetings with the instructors. In addition to the intensive workshops and one-on-one sessions, the weekend will include faculty and participant readings.