poetry

Writers Squared with Nancy Eimers and William Olsen at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-02-2015 under

Writers Squared is an occasional series here at GLCL where two authors get together in a laid-back and casual manner to talk about inspiration, writing, their own and each other's work, and whatever else comes up! This time, we've got renown...

[read more]

Getting to Know the Prose Poem: Workshop with Kathleen McGookey

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-02-2015 under

What is a prose poem? At first glance, a prose poem looks like a paragraph: unremarkable. However, its possibilities unfold once we begin to read. In this workshop, led by Kathleen McGookey, we’ll look in-depth at several contemporary prose...

[read more]

Release Party for The Michigan Poet Anthology

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-01-2015 under

The Michigan Poet is more than just great poetry for free. It offers Michigan communities a chance to discover the great literary culture of a state largely known for industry. The Michigan Poet believes art enriches our lives, and fosters positive...

[read more]

Members Only Poetry Roundtable with Kathleen McGookey

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-01-2015 under

One of the benefits of membership in GLCL is the opportunity to participate in special events. We're pleased to offer our members a private Poetry Roundtable session on January 14, 2016, from 6 - 8 pm. This workshop is limited to 10 participants...

[read more]

Building Poetry: Extended Workshops with Dennis Hinrichsen

by (Write616)

Submitted 12-01-2015 under

Poet Dennis Hinrichsen, author of Skin Music, will lead extended poetry workshops at GLCL. The series is 4 sessions, each building on the last. They focus on free verse and revision strategies to sharpen the incandescence of poem drafts. Core ideas...

[read more]

Experience Poetry: Readings from the Commonwealth

by (Write616)

Submitted 11-06-2015 under

Enjoy readings from work GLCL members crafted at our Roundtable Workshops & other writing opportunities. This event is free and open to everyone; stop on in to listen to some poetry and enjoy our membership appreciation party! Led by Phillip...

[read more]

Writers Squared at GLCL, with Bonnie Jo Campbell & Diane Seuss

by (Write616)

Submitted 10-14-2015 under

  On Nov 11, at 6:30 p.m.,  Bonnie Jo Campbell, award-winning author of Once Upon a River, American Salvage and more; and Diane Seuss, award-winning poet of Wolf Lake, White Gown Blown Open, will be here as...

[read more]

A Night of Grim Love: Music, Stories, Poetry at GLCL

by (Write616)

Submitted 10-14-2015 under

Tom Hymn unwraps the costume of evening and welcomes guests-- ghouls, soccer moms, hip kids who hang out in bars, uncles wishing they were younger, cats, and musicians and listeners alike-- with his unique music (said to be "slinky folk punk...

[read more]

Reading and Award Ceremony for Micro-Fiction Contest

by (Write616)

Submitted 10-14-2015 under

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters and the folks at CHEAP POP literary magazine are very excited to award the winners of our Micro-Fiction Contest on Friday, October 30, at 6:30 p.m. and want you to help us celebrate!  Come on into GLCL...

[read more]

A Night of Poetry with Gary Barwin and Jen Tynes

by (Write616)

Submitted 08-21-2015 under

Join GLCL for poetry readings with Gary Barwin and Jen Tynes on Sept 25 at 6:30 p.m. This event is free! Gary Barwin is a Canadian writer, composer, multimedia artist, editor, and the author of 19 books of poetry and fiction as well as books for...

[read more]

Browse