Reading Time: 2 minutes Writing Marathons have always held a special place within the NeWP community. The Nebraska Writing Project has been sponsoring writing marathons since 2006, embracing their
Reading Time: < 1 minutes The fall and winter marathon were filled with great writers and beautiful weather. The annual fall writing marathon was held at Platte River State Park
Reading Time: < 1 minutes The Nebraska Writing Project met at the St. Benedict Retreat Center for the annual board meeting and writing marathon. Enjoy the excerpts from Tuesday’s marathon.
Reading Time: < 1 minutes A much-needed rainstorm threatened to intrude on this year’s writing marathon at the Benedictine Retreat Center near Schuyler, Nebraska. The magic of the marathon worked
Reading Time: 8 minutes Hangin’, Chillin’, and Rollin’ at the Platte River Writing Retreat and Marathon, September 2012 Ten Nebraska Writing Project Teacher-Consultants convened at the Chokecherry cabins in
Reading Time: 6 minutes Photos by Kate Brooke, Jeff Grinvalds, and Jason Hertz Teacher-writers (with their writing-friendly friends and family) descended once again on Platte River State Park for
Third annual Platte River Writing Retreat and Writing Marathon draws newbies, westerners, angry cardinals, and quilts
Reading Time: 4 minutes Warm weather and yet another world-class potluck graced the weekend of the Nebraska Writing Project’s Third Annual Platte River Writing Retreat and Marathon on September
Reading Time: 2 minutes Twelve NeWP Teacher Consultants gathered at the St. Benedict Center in Schuyler this June to support one another in the NeWP’s first Professional Writing Retreat.
Reading Time: 7 minutes A sample of participants’ writing from the 2009 fall retreat The Bees and the Wasps: A Story of The Platte River Writing Retreat by Lucie
Reading Time: 8 minutes Photos courtesy of Kate Brooke Getting started The familiar chirping of cicadas and crickets keeps time with the occasional wail of the loon. Dried leaves,