On Retreating (Straw Dog Writers Residency)

On Retreating retreat noun re· treat | \ ri-?tr?t  \ 1 : an act or process of withdrawing  2: a place of privacy or safety  3: a period of withdrawal for prayer, meditation, study, or instruction For five days, I woke not to the alarm on my phone, but to sun pouring into my room at dawn accompanied by the musical conversation of birds in a gingko tree Read More