Sat. 10/14, 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 Kisha Nicole Foster.
A nominee of the Cleveland Arts Prize, Kisha Nicole Foster is a poet, educator, coach, and mentor from Cleveland, Ohio. She has represented Cleveland several times nationally, competing at National Poetry Slam 2003, Individual World Poetry Slam 2008, and Women of the World 2009. The Poets and Writers League of Greater Cleveland awarded Kisha one of the Top 25 Writers of Greater Cleveland in 2006. After self-publishing three works and producing a one woman-play, Kisha was approached by Guide to Kulchur Press, in 2015, to publish her first full length collection of poems, titled “Poems: 1999-2014. KNF offers poems that resonate in the soul of audiences who have witnessed her “raw energetic verse”. KNF works with talented youth at Twelve Performing and Literary Arts, helping them find their voice and arrive at their place of completion.