Learn poetry from Houston Poet Laureate Gwen Zepeda

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Houston Poet Laureate Gwendolyn Zepeda is leading a series of two-hour workshops for poetry beginners ages 13 and up. Each workshop will consist of selected readings and then several writing exercises. The sessions are designed to enable even the least experienced writers to complete more than one original poem. The workshops will be focused as follows:

What Should I Write? Exercises to Generate Ideas
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 | 6 – 8 PM

Setting the Mood: Exercises in Tone
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 | 6 – 8 PM

Making It Flow: Exercises in Rhythm
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 | 6 – 8 PM

Pro Tools: Working with Forms
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 | 6 – 8 PM

These events are free and open to the public. All events will be held at the Houston Public Library Central Library, at 500 McKinney, 77002.

For more information, visit Houston Public Library or call 832-393-1313.

— Posted by Sandra Fernandez

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