Why should you plan a writing getaway immediately by Trynia Kaufman 

I must go to Bisbee, Arizona for a Writing Retreat Get-Away!!

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So let’s be real here – I am a cheapskate and would never have planned a writing getaway for myself. Ever. Luckily, I am married to the perfect man for me. For my birthday, he booked me a hotel room in the small, beautiful, weird town of Bisbee, Arizona. It is a hippie-liberal haven in the middle of a red state. While Tucson, where I live, is pretty liberal as well, Bisbee takes it up a notch. The mild climate (compared to Tucson), interesting folks, and Victorian architecture set atop foothills and mountains made this the perfect summer getaway town for me. Plus, it was only a 90 minute drive which was the perfect amount of time to listen to some inspiring podcasts to set the tone for my getaway!
While writers who have the time and money may seek out residency retreat programs like the prestigious Yaddo, the vast…

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