Poetry Writing 101

Workshop Description: Words have the power to shape your perception of the world you operate within. With intentional thought, effort, and action you can empower yourself and encourage understanding within your life to provide clarity. This workshop series will attempt to help those find a creative way to connect their past with their present. Through the use of art, poetry, and reflection, participants will be encouraged to use self-expression as a way to reflect on their lives.

Goal: To encourage participants to use journaling and creative arts to engage in self-reflection, with the hopes of increasing overall well-being. Additionally:

  • Expose participants to spoken word poetry and self-expression

  • Provide participants with tools and activities for journaling

  • Guide participants through the poetry writing process

* This is a 4-part series and an extension of the self-reflective journaling workshop

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