From the nuts and bolts of craft to the sources of inspiration, this book is for anyone who wants to write poetry-and do it well. ?The Poet's Companion ?presents brief essays on the elements of poetry, technique, and suggested subjects for writing, each followed by distinctive writing exercises. The ups and downs of writing lifeaincluding self-doubt and writer's blockaare here, along with tips about getting published and writing in the electronic age. On your own, this book can be your qteacher, q while groups, in or out of the classroom, can profit from sharing weekly assignments.Additionally, wea#39;ve taught classes in prisons, community colleges, high schools, at writersa#39; conferences, and in ... Within these pages youa#39;ll find not only a guide to the nuts and bolts of how poems are made, but discussions ranging from howanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Poet's Companion: A Guide to the Pleasures of Writing Poetry|
|Author||:||Kim Addonizio, Dorianne Laux|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 2010-11-22|