Dani Shapiro

Workshops & Teaching

Skillshare Online Workshop

Join Dani for her one and only online course!

Writing for Inner Calm: Methods & Exercises

White Hart Retreats

From time to time, Dani leads intimate retreats for groups of  6-8 women writers at the beautiful, elegant White Hart Inn in Salisbury, Connecticut. If you are interested in being notified about future retreats please send an email to: [email protected]

We will write. We’ll discuss the writing life. We will share our work and learn. We will revise. We will enjoy inspiration, camaraderie and quiet.

All meals — prepared by chef Annie Wayte
Workshops and Individual conferences with Dani

If you are interested, send a note to:  [email protected]

Sirenland Writers Conference

March 17-23, 2024 in Positano, Italy.

Workshops led by Dani Shapiro, Mira Jacob, Jim Shepard and Hannah Tinti.

Applications for 2024 have closed.

More information here.



Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health - The Stories We Carry Workshop

December 13-15, 2024

More information coming soon.

We carry our stories inside us. Join best-selling author Dani Shapiro for an inspiring experience that stays with you long after the program ends. Through a powerful blend of discussion, meditation, movement, and group sharing, you will:

  • Engage in generative writing exercises.
  • Explore courage, persistence, and patience.
  • Dive into your memory and produce new work.