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]

Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop

The Summer Workshop Program at the Fine Arts Work Center is designed to inspire students’ creative imaginations and provide the resources they need to hone their skills. August 13-19, 2023.

More Information and Registration here.


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

December 1- 3, 2023

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.

Registration and details here.

Sirenland Writers Conference

March 17-23, 2024 in Positano, Italy.

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

Applications open on 9/15/2023

More information here.