Sat. June 10th, 10:30a-12:30p, CPL Main Branch, 325 Superior Ave., Cleve. OH 44114
In this workshop, participants will get hands-on poetry writing experience and will discuss ways to strengthen their craft. Open to writers of all ages, levels, and backgrounds. Please bring 10-15 copies of a poem. Led by poet and instructor Amy Bracken Sparks.
Amy Bracken Sparks is the author of serious red and queen of cups, and has had poems published in American Poetry Review, Barn Owl Review, Denver Quarterly, DMQ Review, Gargoyle, Harpur Palate, Nimrod, Pleiades, Southern Poetry Review, wicked alice, and others. She has been awarded three Ohio Arts Council Individual Fellowship awards, a residency at Headlands Center for the Arts. She has an MFA, MA, and BA from various Ohio universities. She was active in the early slam poetry scene in Cleveland, wrote arts-related articles for many years, and now works as an editor at the Cleveland Museum of Art.