A 5 night, 4 day retreat stay at The Writing Barn in Austin, Texas. (Sunday-Thursday. Dates to be agreed upon with winning bidder and retreat stay within the 2021 calendar year.) A $1500 value.
Features a floor to ceiling bookshelf filled with poetry, novels, picture books, and craft books. There is a galley kitchen with stove top, microwave, and small refrigerator (larger refrigerator on the porch). The bedroom has a sitting area and a queen-sized bed. The loft area has a comfy, full-sized futon and an over-sized reading chair. The large screened-in porch—dubbed the “party porch”—has autographs from traditionally published authors who have visited the grounds, either attending a literary party, retreating, or facilitating one of our many well-regarded workshops. Well-known authors included M.T. Anderson, Katherine Applegate, Garth Nix, Bob Shea, Maggie Stiefvater, Sara Zarr, Rene Steinke, Kathi Appelt, Rita Williams-Garcia, Matt de la Peña and more.
Minimum bid: $300
How the Auction Works:
The auction will run from May 7th 12:00 noon EST to May 9th 11:59 pm EST.