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WORKSHOP: Surprise! Use Language They’ll Never Forget

“It’s not what you say, but how you say it…” Learn from award-winning poet, educator and editor, Kelly Grace Thomas, how to create language that will help your writing land! In this workshop, learn techniques to create impactful turns of phrase, evoke surprise and create a voice full of vitality and vigor. Absorb the power of authors such as Paige Lewis, Kaveh Akbar, Patricia Smith, Kristin Chang and more.


In this workshops participants will:


●      Defy expectations; turn clichés upside down


●      Transform your writer’s voice to surprise your audience


●      Keep the reader engaged and set your writing apart


●      Generate and share new work


Date: Sunday 7/22


Time: 10 am - 1 pm


Price: $50


Please pay in advance to reserve your spot. Please email to register.


Workshop limited to 15 participants.  


Location: Private Residence in San Pedro

(Address will be sent after registration)



Earlier Event: July 21
READING: The Poetry Circus