Writing Mary Oliver: A Generative Workshop

with Lauren Davis

Genres: Poetry

Online

Introductory

4 Sessions

Start Date: April 27, 2024
End Date: May 18, 2024
Day of Week: Saturday
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm PT
Capacity: 15 seats
Member Price: $273.60
General Price: $304.00

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Mary Oliver's poetry lives on, blessing her readers with hope and tenderness. During this generative workshop, you will be provided with a variety of prompts inspired by Oliver's writing. Participants will explore Oliver's writing advice and craft. By the end of the workshop, writers will have written five new poems and will leave with a better appreciation and understanding of Oliver's poetry.

REGISTRATION DATES: 

  • March 12: Member registration opens at 10:30 am PT 
  • March 19: General registration opens at 10:30 am PT 
  • March 25: Last day of Early Bird pricing
Lauren Davis

Lauren Davis

Lauren Davis is the author of The Milk of Dead Mothers (YesYes Books, forthcoming), and the poetry collections Home Beneath the Church (Fernwood Press) and When I Drowned (Aldrich Press). She holds an MFA from the Bennington College Writing Seminars.

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