MODERN POETRY CLASS
This class is not about theory or the history of; it’s about how you can start writing quality in as short a time as possible.
Cameron Conaway, award-winningand journalist, breaks down the myths surrounding what is, who can make it, and how it’s made. He guides us through “the butterfly method,” his own unique process for how to make a . This process is at the heart of how he wrote all of his books, including Malaria, Poems, which was one of only four collections named to NPR’s Best Books of 2014 list.
If you’ve wanted to writebut felt intimidated or confused, this class is for you. By the end of the class you will have written five , all linked by a particular theme you care deeply about, and you’ll be well on your way to putting your first book together.
Recent student testimonials
“Although I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember, this class was a beautiful exercise. It enabled me to learn a different method of structuring my thoughts, writing with intention, and using small noticings in significant ways.”
“I’m inspired to start writing again.”
“Cameron’s process unlocked personal areas of creativity I didn’t know existed.”
To see the class, please visit bit.ly/MakePoems