This workshop is for folks interested in reading a variety of poetry, enriching their writing through weekly prompts and strategies, and receiving creative support from a community of writers. Each week, you will complete writing exercises, explore poems from a diverse group of famous and emerging poets, share work for feedback, and get to know each other better. Whether you have never drafted a poem or are ready to take your poetry to the next level, this workshop is for you!
Dates: Mondays, June 7 - 28
Time: 6:30 - 7:30pm
Where: via Zoom
Fee: $40 - register online or call 641-236-3203
Materials needed: Writing materials; email addresses & internet access for Zoom connection
About the instructor: Gillian Ferguson, originally from Grinnell, is studying creative writing at Oberlin College in Ohio. She is interested in writing poetry, short stories, plays, and children's books. Two of her plays have been produced, and one of her poems has been published