On Writing

Poem 17 – Task

Task

Today
Between the
Laundry & cooking
Over the paperwork &
Under the footsteps

I will contemplate the stars


*FREE* Virtual Poetry Workshop – Spots still open but filling up quickly!

Please join me for a three-hour poetry workshop: Intro to Poetry: The Past, The Present, The Power!

When: Saturday, February 20, 2021 – 10am -1pm

Where: Virtual via Zoom (link will be set once you register)

What: In this inspiring three-hour workshop, join poet Vanessa Shields as she leads writers through a brief history of poetry, discussions about the critical role poetry plays in our lives, and how to find and cultivate our own poetic voices so we can write powerful poetry and share it with the world. As Shields travels back in time, writers will learn how to write some of the different forms of poems that have been created through history.  By learning from our past poets, recognizing the poets of ‘today’, and finding our own inner poet this introduction to poetry is hands-and-hearts on! We will read, write, discuss and share poetry! 

*Please bring your favourite poem written by a poet to this workshop. *Please have writing tools ready to go!

To register: Register on Eventbrite before February 17, 2021 as space is limited. Eventbrite Registration Link: https://scplintrotopoetry.eventbrite.ca

These workshops made possible with assistance from St. Catharines Public Library.

2 thoughts on “Poem 17 – Task

  1. Oh I love this!!!!!

    ♥♥♥

    Contemplating stars today ♥

    On Sun, Jan 17, 2021 at 10:56 AM VANESSA SHIELDS, writer wrote:

    > Vanessa Shields posted: ” Task TodayBetween the Laundry & cookingOver the > paperwork & Under the footsteps I will contemplate the stars *FREE* Virtual > Poetry Workshop – Spots still open but filling up quickly! Please join me > for a three-h” >

    Like

  2. love this… I know that feeling!

    Charis

    On Sun, 17 Jan 2021 at 12:26, VANESSA SHIELDS, writer wrote:

    > Vanessa Shields posted: ” Task TodayBetween the Laundry & cookingOver the > paperwork & Under the footsteps I will contemplate the stars *FREE* Virtual > Poetry Workshop – Spots still open but filling up quickly! Please join me > for a three-h” >

    Like

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