Workshops

“Someday I’ll Love The Poem” Generative Workshop

A Poetry Workshop on the Continuing Process of Learning to Love Yourself Better

Someday I’ll Love The Poem is a three-day intensive poetry workshop. Participants can expect to leave the workshop with a second draft, if not final draft, of one poem.

If you would like to be informed of future workshopping opportunities, please fill out this intake form.

Facilitator
Brice Maiurro

Location Types
In-Person
Virtual

Time
“Someday I’ll Love the Poem” is best-suited as a three-day workshop with 3-4 hour sessions each day, though it can be adapted.

Number of Participants
This is an intimate workshop designed for 6-7 participants

Cost
This is a free workshop. In some venues, there will be a sliding scale donation to raise funds for the venue or other organizations.

Day One
Group Discussion of Three Poems

“Katy” by Frank O’Hara
“Someday I’ll Love Roger Reeves” by Roger Reeves
“Someday I’ll Love Ocean Vuong” by Ocean Vuong

Day Two
Authentic Storytelling & Generative Workshop Time

All participants will be asked to tell an eight-minute story, related to the theme of self-love, to other participants in an intentional environment.

The second part of the day will offer time to write to the prompt.

Day Three
Poetry Workshop

Using the same method as day one, participants will share their poems and we will collectively offer workshopping of the poems.

If you are interested in participating in this workshop, please fill out the intake form below.

Participants of this first workshop will be asked to fill out a brief survey to provide feedback on the workshop after the end of day three.

Participants for this workshop will be selected to create a diverse group, considering race, gender, sexuality, ability, as well as to create a group with varied experiences with workshopping.

This will be the first iteration of the “Someday I’ll Love The Poem” workshop. As spots are limited, applicants can opt in to be notified of future workshops, if they wish to be.

Deadline to submit an application is Sunday, April 3rd at midnight.

Questions? Feel free to email here.

Intake Form ↗