NEXT Thursday (21st July), poet Ian Parks is hosting a poetry workshop at Doncopolitan’s office (83 Copley Road) at 6.30 pm.
All you need is a pen and some paper!
The workshop is suitable for beginners and those with some experience.
Ian Parks was born and bred in Mexborough where he still lives and runs the Read to Write poetry group. He is the only poet to be published in The Morning Star and the Times Literary supplement on the same day. His collections of poetry include Shell Island, The Landing Stage, Love Poems 1979-2009, and The Exile’s House. His latest collection was a Poetry Book Society Choice. He was writer in residence at Gladstone’s Library and Writing Fellow at De Montfort University, Leicester from 2012-2014. A new collection, Citizens, is due from Smokestack Books in 2017.
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