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2-Day Poetry Drafting Course

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The Poetry School London - If you have a desire to start putting the best words in the best order, try a workshop or a course with The Poetry School, and see where your imagination leads you.

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Over this 2-day weekend course in London you can develop your drafting practice and editorial eye with editor Ahren Warner.


Did you know?

The longest poem ever written is the “Mahabharata” an ancient Indian epic poem, which contains 1.8 million words. How much editing and drafting do you think was needed for that one?


In this course

On this 2-day weekend course, you will work through a number of discussions, exercises and challenges designed to address the following questions:

  • How, why and when should you edit?
  • When is editing drafting?
  • How and when do you move from editing to drafting?
  • Line editing, magazine or book publication – how do they differ?

The course is also designed to help you move towards a process of editing and drafting that produces poems, and even collections of poems – fit for publication.


Now you can

  • Learn the difference between editing and drafting
  • Build a collection of poems fit for publication

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Ready to write poetry?

The Poetry School has 20 years of experience in nurturing new poets through an intriguing and accessible teaching programme and a range of professional development opportunities. They are the biggest provider of poetry education in the UK - wow! So come and join in - learn to write, read, perform and publish in a supportive community of like-minded beginner and experienced writers.   All poets of all stages are welcome - from the nervous beginner to the seasoned professional. If you have a desire to start putting the best words in the best order, try a workshop or a course with The Poetry School, and see where your imagination leads you.

The Poetry School – it’s where poetry happens.


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