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Philosophical Poetry

Philosophical Poetry

Philosophical Poetry of Kahlil Gibran: On Giving, On Freedom, On Reason and Passion

WSC Philosophical Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Philosophical Poetry Writing Workshop

Abstraction is the quality of dealing with ideas rather than events. In psychology, abstract thinking is considered higher-order thinking.

Stream of Consciousness (SOC) Poetry

Stream of Consciousness (SOC) Poetry

Stream of Consciousness Poetry with Allen Ginsberg: visions, hallucinations, dreams, the abyss of life’s conflicts, conundrums and delusions.

WSC Stream of Consciousness Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Stream of Consciousness Poetry Writing Workshop

Stream of Consciousness styled poetry builds on the Philosophical style by eliminating the statement of the abstraction at the beginning of the poem.

Confessional Poetry

Confessional Poetry

Confessional Poetry: Anne Sexton, Courage and Sylvia Plath, Lady Lazarus

WSC Confessional Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Confessional Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Confessional Poetry Writing Workshop recognizes an important step in discovering your unique and authentic voice through the writing of poetry.

Lyric Poetry

Lyric Poetry

Lyric Poetry with Robert Browning and John Keats. The Cinnamon Peeler is also lyric poem by Canadian writer, Michael Ondaatje.

WSC Lyric Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Lyric Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Lyric Poetry Writing Workshop will discuss the use of poetic devices including imagery, metaphor, verbal irony,

Free Verse Poetry

Free Verse Poetry

Free Verse Styled Poetry exemplified by Ondaatje, Atwood and Frost: The Cinnamon Peeler, The Moment and The Road Not Taken

WSC Free Verse Poetry Writing Workshop

WSC Free Verse Poetry Writing Workshop

The beauty of Free Verse lies in the combination of influences functioning in your poetry alongside your original and authentic voice.