You already know a lot more about poetry than you think. Ever recited nursery rhymes? How about sung lyrics or jingles for products? There's a bit of poetry in all of these and in much of your everyday life.
This book was written to ignite the many stages of your poetry-writing journey, from the first spark of an idea through the editing and publication process.
Chock-full of real-world advice, poetry examples, and prompts—here's inspiration to turbo-charge your verse for writers of all skill levels as well as plenty of creativity for workshops and classes within these packed pages.
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Table of Contents
Section I: Making Your Way in the World Today: Tools and Techniques
Section II: It’s Time I Made it To the Top: Editing, Workshopping, and Publication
Section III: Maybe Think of Me Once in a While: The Poetic Life and Identity