In this relaxed and fun workshop you'll learn tips and tricks on writing powerful new poems and on how to edit and publish your work. Be inspired to write drafts for new poems and explore various poetic forms and techniques. Learn about markets for your poetry and other exciting opportunities for poets.
This workshop is for anyone who writes poetry, whether published or unpublished, and for anyone who would like to try writing poetry.
The workshop includes:
• Finding ideas and doing short writing exercises
• Poetic language - making words work for you
• Pruning and polishing
• Exploring different types of poems from rhymed to free verse
• Submitting to publishers and competitions.