FAQ's

 

Will The sessions be recorded/live streamed?

No. Because Refine is a retreat, the sessions and experiences there are unique and private for the attendees. Every aspect of Refine is designed with the specific attendees in mind. We encourage you to join us in the flesh to enjoy the whole Refine experience. 

Can I bring my nursing baby/ small child?

No. We love our babies, and we understand the struggle of trying to get away with small children, but due to the nature of this event, we do not allow children/nursing infants. 

What kind of clothes should I pack?

Comfortable ones. We encourage you to dress for comfort and for the weather.  If you opt to have your headshots taken, bring something you'd like to be photographed in. 

Can you accommodate for food allergies?

Yes--Usually. Please be sure to let us know upon registration if you have any food allergies. Accommodations for this cannot be made once you arrive at the retreat. 

Do I need to bring my own toiletries?

Yes. Because Refine is not held at a hotel, you are responsible for bringing your own toiletries. Towels and sheets are provided by the facility. 

Is my ticket refundable?

No. Tickets to Refine are non-refundable, regardless of circumstances. You may sell your ticket or transfer it to another attendee in the event that you cannot attend. If you sell/transfer your ticket, you must let the organizers know. Email refineretreat@gmail.com

Are my travel expenses included in the cost?

No. Attendees are fully responsible for their own travel arrangements and costs to and from the retreat. 

Is there a scholarship if I cannot afford the whole ticket price?

Possibly. Scholarships depend on donations. We will always offer scholarships when possible. We do offer "EARLY BIRD" pricing, and recommend you purchase a ticket early, if cost is a concern. 

Can I make payments for my ticket? **UPDATED**

Yes! To purchase a ticket on a payment plan, click HERE. You MUST submit the Credit Card authorization form within 24 hours of initial payment. ALL tickets are non-refundable.  

Can I bring my husband with me to Refine?

No. Refine {the retreat} FOR WRITERS is a women's event. 

Is this event only for published writers?

No. Refine {the retreat} FOR WRITERS is for writers at any stage of their craft. Wherever you are in your writing journey, you are welcome and encouraged to come!

What writing should I bring with me? 

Attendees are encouraged to bring along any WIP writing (work in progress) that they want to specifically work on, workshop in a group setting, have critiqued, or seek consultation on with one of our guest hosts. 

 

**In the unfortunate circumstance that Refine {the retreat} must be cancelled, tickets will be refunded, (minus transaction fees) but travel expenses will not be refunded.**

 

 

Have more questions? Contact us and we will get back to you as quickly as possible!