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Elements of Craft

WDtS Online: Crafting a Poetry Collection

2 Saturdays starting November 11th, 12:00pm-2:00pm (EST)
Online: Zoom
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Level: For Everyone
Adult (18+)
30 seats max

This class is free and you do not need to pay or apply for a scholarship. Instead, to join this class fill out This Form. DO NOT use any of the other buttons or links to apply to this class.

Have you written a scattering of poems that you'd like to weave into a compelling and impactful collection? Join us for an in depth journey that will empower you with the skills to curate and assemble your poems into one masterpiece. During this two-week class, we'll unearth a central theme that resonates throughout your body of work and learn how to tie poems together thematically, creating a captivating emotional journey for readers. We'll explore the art of structuring your collection to captivate your audience from start to finish, striking the perfect balance between unity and diversity. Participants can expect to leave the class with a draft of their collection and tips on how to go about getting it published, when the time comes. Writers of all levels and experience welcome!

Who Should Register?

Write Down the Street has a special focus on making the creative writing workshop more accessible to those who face challenges due to cost, language skills, lack of access to transportation, and other barriers. We believe that all voices must be spotlighted with the range and fullness they deserve.

These programs are offered tuition-free thanks to the support of generous donors who are committed to our mission of ensuring all voices are heard.

About GrubStreet Remote Classes

All you’ll need is a laptop or a phone! You’ll receive an email from your instructor on the day your class is scheduled with a link to join the class meeting via Zoom–no need to download anything or sign up for Zoom in advance! If you have questions about remote learning, please feel free to reach out to [email protected] for more information! 

For a glimpse at how remote learning works, look no further than the deep Zoom discussion of writing and literature below:

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Previous Students Say

  • Lots of Practical Tips
  • Supportive Environment

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