Writer in residence at the Vermont Studio Center

Writer in residence at the Vermont Studio Center

Article written by Blair Hurley on her website Writerly Life, about her stay at the Vermon Studio Center in May 2015. A short quote from her post:

"Many might say that you can achieve the same experience if you just turn off the phone and hunker down at your desk at home, and you can with effort and if a residency is not possible. But if it is possible, jump at the chance. There’s a huge mental difference between squeezing an hour of writing in between obligations at home, and giving yourself the time and permission to put your writing first.

So what is a residency really like? I’ll try to tell you about a typical day here at the Vermont Studio Center. The day might be different for every resident, but here’s the routine I’ve been working on."

Read the full article on www.writerlylife.com

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