Awaken and Ignite the Poet Within
Saturday, March 18th
$90.00 for session
This lively, fun and informative poetry workshop taught by Kim Dower, City Poet Laureate of West Hollywood and author of three collections of poetry, offers an intimate writing experience filled with exercises, ideas, fever writing to prompts, dreams and memories, and will inspire and jumpstart poets at all levels -- from total beginners to published poets. Come awaken your poet within and leave with the tools and creative excitement to continue writing!
Instructor: Kim Dower, City Poet Laureate of West Hollywood, has published three collections of poetry, all from Red Hen Press: Air Kissing on Mars, (2010) described by the Los Angeles Times as, “sensual and evocative . . . seamlessly combining humor and heartache,” Slice of Moon, (2013) “unexpected and sublime,” -- “O” magazine, and Last Train to the Missing Planet, (2016), “full of worldly, humorous insights into life as it is,” says Janet Fitch. Kim’s work has been featured in Garrison Keillor's, "The Writer's Almanac," in Ploughshares, Barrow Street, Rattle and Eclipse, as well as in several anthologies, including, Wide Awake: Poets of Los Angeles and Beyond. She teaches Poetry and Dreaming and Poetry and Memory in the B.A. Program of Antioch University. Kim Dower is also known throughout the publishing world as Kim-from-L.A., the national book publicity and media coaching company she founded over 30 years ago.