Upcoming Events

  • Muse Maintenance
    Wed, Dec 08
    Zoom
    Dec 08, 6:30 PM CST – Dec 09, 7:30 PM CST
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    Your bi-monthly pick-me-up and inspiration
  • How to Write a Haiku
    Membership Offer
    Thu, Dec 16
    Zoom
    Dec 16, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
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    We will breakdown the different Haiku forms and practice writing a few.
  • Trey Moody Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Jan 04, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    Trey Moody is the author of Thought That Nature (Sarabande Books, 2014), winner of the Kathryn A. Morton Prize in Poetry.
  • Muse Maintenance
    Wed, Jan 12
    Zoom
    Jan 12, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    Zoom
    Your bi-monthly pick-me-up and inspiration
  • The Poetic Line with Freesia McKee
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    Sat, Jan 22
    Zoom
    Jan 22, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST
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    Together, we will conduct experiments in poetic lineation to determine the range of powerful ways lineation changes a poem.
  • Muse Maintenance
    Wed, Jan 26
    Zoom
    Jan 26, 2022, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM CST
    Zoom
    Your bi-monthly pick-me-up and inspiration
  • Hilda Raz Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Feb 01, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    Hilda Raz's work is widely recognized, and her influence can be felt—as a director, award judge, and contributor—in this country’s most prestigious poetry journals and contests.
  • What Art Can Teach the Poet by Kwame Dawes
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    Sat, Feb 19
    Zoom
    Feb 19, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST
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    Don't miss this opportunity to learn from one of Nebraska's most accomplished poets. Kwame Dawes' teaching style is warm and accepting with a unique ability to draw out the best in his students.
  • Treyphena Yaboah Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Mar 01, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    Tryphena Yeboah is the author of the chapbook "A Mouthful of Home", selected by the New-Generation African Poets series.
  • "Back In the Day" with Raina León
    Membership Offer
    Sat, Mar 12
    Zoom
    Mar 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST
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    A cross-genre workshop in which we will use various experimental techniques to shake loose and play, to lead you into a new seeing and love of the self.
  • James Solheim Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Apr 05, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom
    Bring the kids! This session will be fun for kids and parents!
  • Sorry, Not Sorry: Curses, Confessions & Apologies for Things You're Secretly Glad You Did
    Apr 09, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
    Zoom
    This virtual craft talk will investigate how we can project our unflinching humanity on the page while remaining likable.
  • Adrienne Christian Poetry Reading & Discussion
    May 03, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom
    Adrienne Christian is the author of three poetry collections: "Worn", "A Proper Lover", and "12023 Woodmont Avenue" (2013).
  • Metaphor & Simile
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    Sat, May 14
    Zoom
    May 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
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    Metaphor and simile are like, ummm, the batteries that make a poem (or any description) run.
  • The Well Turned Poem with Kim Noriega
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    Sat, Jun 18
    Zoom
    Jun 18, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
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    In this workshop, we’ll explore the power of the turn as a means to writing poems that do indeed turn, leap, and swerve, in short, poems that move/us.
  • Brandy Prettyman Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Jul 05, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom
    Brandy Prettyman is the author of "Forbidden Fruit: Poems of Love, Loss, Hope, and Regret".
  • Journaling for Poets with Holly Lyn Walrath
    Membership Offer
    Sat, Jul 09
    Zoom
    Jul 09, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
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    If you feel out of sorts or disorganized in your writing life, this workshop is for you!
  • Scott Abels Poetry Reading & Discussion
    Aug 02, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Zoom
    Scott Abels is the author of "Rambo Goes to Idaho" (BlazeVox, 2011) and "New City" (BlazeVox, 2015).