(909) 589-0969


joanjohnson0969@gmail.com

A Writer's Cabin:
A Mountain Retreat


Residencies (750 a week)

Finish your script, novel (historical, romance, mystery), poetry chapbook, poetry collection, children's and adult literature, sci-fi, fantasy, horror, stage play, travelogue, interview, essay, and all with the coaching of an award-winning author, poet and playwright and very special guests.

Our goal is to get you to publication and solid intellectual property (copyright) for your legacy. From start to finish, work toward your goal.

Write for information today!

Summit Seminars

P.O. Box 36

Crestline Village, CA 92325


Notice

Winter maybe?


For one writer who has published at least one book or chapbookof fiction, poetry, nonfiction or current member of the Dramatists Guild



 

Application

  • Submit no more than five pages of sample work (your project for the week)
  • Make sure your name is NOT on any work samples or in the subject box when submitting electronically
  • One paragraph BIO listing professional accomplishments and publishing credits
  • Author statement describing your proposed writing activities at the cabin
  • Cover page: Name, address, phone # and email

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Mail to Summit Seminars/ p.o. Box 36 Crestline, CA 92325 or

email application online: Joanjohnson4@msn.co

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A writer's residency in the San Bernardino National Forest in Crestline, California high above the city below and far away from noise and pollution, but still close enough to walk the mountain village and enjoy recreation in the beautiful forest at nearby Lake Gregory when you need a break. You will be in walking distance of a gas station, grocery store, bank, coffee shops and more, but still secluded in your hideaway writer's private retreat. 1 and 1/2 hours from Los Angeles, Palm Springs and San Diego. Enjoy the famous ski resorts nearby.

Fully furnished comfortable and very private two-story cabin with full library and classic DVDs, bundled Wi-Fi, computers, color printer, lots of paper and writing materials, well- stocked kitchen cabinets. food in the fridge and filtered "Arrowhead" water from the tap, dishwasher and stocked freezer, well-stocked varietal wine cellar, including welcoming Champagne, all linens, laundry room and large fenced backyard with custom dog house, huge river rock fireplace with cord of wood. Maid and gardener. Snow removal. Patio with red and white outdoor bistro tables, wicker chairs, all set among over fifty trees: mountain laurel, oak and giant cedars.  Off street parking. Security. Serenity and complete privacy 

for one or two people and no more than 2 pets.




A Snowbird Residency!

Inquire about the next residency at Dorothy's Home: a writer's cabin in the woods For a winter week of skiing (weather-permitting) with ski lift tickets and daily driveway snow removal.

January 12-19th (subject to change as weather permits)

​Seven days and seven nights 2018nquire about the next residency at Dorothy's Home: a writer's cabin in the woods For a winter week of skiing (weather-permitting) with ski lift tickets and daily driveway snow removal.

January 12-19th (subject to change as weather permits)

​Seven days and seven nights 2018 

$750 total cost

Seven days and seven nights 2018 

"Writing is a job, a talent, but it's also the place to go in your head.  It is the imaginary friend you drink your tea with in the afternoon." --Ann Patchett