Last Call: Lighthouse Writers’ Conference & Retreat

Lighthouse by John Loo is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Are you ready to jump-start your writing in 2018? Join us at the third annual Lighthouse Writers’ Conference & Retreat, Feb. 16-19, in Port Townsend, Washington. Registration closes on Monday, January 15th.
Don’t be left out! Come ready to focus on your writing for a long weekend. Planned topics include: study of poet and impressionism; language as sound; connecting past and present in your fiction; documentary poetics as resistance to power; borrowing from the craft of acting to enhance your writing; and study of fragments to empower the written work.
Dates: Fri. Feb. 16th through Mon., Feb. 19th, 2018
Location: Port Townsend, WA (Fort Worden campus of Goddard College)
Registration deadline: Jan. 15th, 2018
Registration information:–retreat.html
Whether you graduated last summer or a number of years ago, whether you studied in Plainfield or Washington, everyone is welcome.   Our community is inclusive and ultra-supportive. Join us!
With every good wish for the New Year,
Alison Bailey and Theresa Barker
LWC&R Coordinators

Important Announcement

The Board of Directors for Goddard College have made the difficult decision to close the college at the end of the 2024 Spring term.  


Current Goddard students will have the opportunity to complete their degrees at the same tuition rate through a teach-out with like-minded institution, Prescott College. Updates and scholarship funds will be available in the coming weeks and months. Information will be posted to

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