Poetry is plucking at the heartstrings, and making music with them. ? Dennis Gabor

Explore your imagination through the language of poetry. Build and use a toolbox of poetic forms, definitions, techniques, devices and terms.  Use a series of writing exercises to spark your creativity and strengthen your poetic technique.


  • Understand the structure of different poetic forms
  • Explore techniques and practices in poetry including free writing, erasure writing, sound poetry, and peer workshopping
  • Discuss and analyze celebrated poems


Come prepared to share your writing, opinions and perspectives with the class.

All that is required is a little creativity, curiosity and practice.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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