Poetry is HERE!

East Hill Writers: Poetry Workshop with Chivas Sandage

This 6-week poetry workshop offers supportive and insightful feedback, inspiring discussions, and creative explorations within community.

We explore:

  • remarkable poems by contemporary writers from around the world
  • your questions about poetry, your work, and the practice of writing
  • multiple perspectives on what’s strong and what can be stronger in your poems
  • accessible and intriguing writing prompts
  • craft issues including “the poem as score”
  • creative strategies for cultivating, revising and editing poems
  • traditional and alternative publishing options
  • the art and pleasure of reading your work for others

Facilitator: Chivas Sandage, author of Hidden Drive (Antrim House, 2012), holds an MFA in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and a BA from Bennington College. ForeWord Reviews has just selected Hidden Drive as a finalist for its Book of the Year Awards. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals and the anthologies Paradise Found (Levellers Press, forthcoming in ’13), Morning Song: Poems for New Parents (St. Martin’s Press, ’11), and Manthology: Poems on the Male Experience (Univ. of Iowa Press, ‘06).

When: Six Sundays, 7-9 pm: June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 & July 7

Where: East Hill Writers in Canton, Connecticut

Cost: $260

Method of payment: Check to East Hill Writers c/o 46 Gildersleeve Avenue, Canton, CT  06019, or PayPal.

For further information: 860.559.8051, info@easthillwriters.com, or http://easthillwriters.com/


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