Happy New Year to everyone. My aim this year is to post more regularly here, once a week if I can, and I'm thinking that Sunday might be the day for it. Let's see. Christmas has been and gone. This year the cost-effectiveness and renewability of an artificial tree appealed, so we set out on… Continue reading Unknown trees, Ted Hughes, a poem and rabbits!
As with the previous workshop, participants were varied in age and experience. My aims, again, were to introduce new poems to the group and to facilitate new writing. Here is a summary of poems read and writing prompts/exercises: Ted Hughes' 'Hands' was used as a prompt to write about someone by closely observing their hands.… Continue reading Writing Poetry Workshops at Trowbridge Museum: Workshop Two – Ted Hughes and other poets, March 3rd, 2012