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Getting to the Marrow: A Weeklong Spring Poetry Class
Let's learn and write together in spring! Small group. Online.
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The marrow in our bones produces approximately 500 billion blood cells per day that
sustain our blood. When we write from the marrow, we bring nourishment to the page.
What's happening inside your poem? Is there something you feel you can't quite get
to? Something just out of reach? How do you access that deeper subject matter? We'll
focus on getting to the grit in your writing. The thing that makes you gasp. Or take a
deep breath. That changes you.
Weeklong Zoom Workshop
May 15th through May 19th, 2023
Limited to 15 people
Schedule for each day: (Pacific Time)
10-12 Discussion of Craft, a Prompt. Writing time.
2-4 Sharing work, talking craft, receiving and giving feedback.
Evening---more writing /exercise time on your own.
Come away with new community and fresh poems.
I hope those who sign up will arrive ready to engage with the group and with each
other's writing to co-create a space that is conducive to taking risks and exploring new
Suitable for newer writers and experienced, published poets, alike.
I see this week as a live edge, an exhilarating space to take some time outside of time
and step into possibility. Let's be curious together.