Course Detail: O_WWPOE - Writers' Workshop: The Shiny Day Poets

This ongoing poetry-writing workshop is limited to 12 members. Participants may be asked to prepare a short poetic presentation, referred to as a "Golden Nugget," and to design a prompt for a poem for the next session. Everyone brings 12 hard copies of their drafts for the others, which are taken home, read, and returned with detailed suggestions given for the poet's use. We participate in outside readings, go to lectures, and sometimes enter contests. In May, we'll join the OLLI Writers Showcase. This workshop meets the first Wednesday of the month from October 2017 through May.

Course Pre-requisites
(required) OLLI Annual Membership

 Session Detail:  OPFA17WWPOE (No seats currently available, may only waitlist)
Schedule: On the first Wednesday of every month, starting on 10/04/17 and ending on 05/02/18
Times: 12:45pm - 02:45pm
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Price: OLLI Course : $50.00

Instructors
Name Additional Resources
Muriel Allen
Muriel Allen
Biography: Muriel Allen has worked in bookselling for over 30 years, the last 15 years at Nonesuch Books. She has been in the Poetry Workshop for three years and has been a poetry appreciator - reader, memorizer, writer - since childhood. No image available
Magdalene Came
Magdalene Came
Biography: Magdalene Came has been a member of the Shiny Day Poets for seven years. Her work has been published in OLLI's Reflections magazine and the group's Chap Book Pieces of Eight. She is a lifelong lover of reading and writing poetry. No image available

Facility Detail
Wishcamper Center, Room 105
44 Bedford St.
Portland, ME 04101