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Poetry Workshop with Peter Bakowski

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Alice's House

20 Faber Park

Singapore, 129110

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During a one hour poetry pep talk, Melbourne poet Peter Bakowski, who has been writing poetry exclusively for thirty-five years, will impart to those attending, practical and philosophical tips, insights, suggestions, challenges and exercises connected with the writing of poetry.

Key points addressed will include:

  • Allocating and protecting writing time
  • Facing the blank page
  • Finding and broadening your subject matter
  • Writing the researched poem
  • Writing the character-driven poem
  • Nourishing yourself as a poet/writer
  • Questioning the adjective
  • Questioning the simile
  • Pruning and revising poems
  • Submitting your poems to magazines and competitions
  • Building up a track record as a poet
  • Securing a publisher

Peter Bakowski writes clear, accessible poems, uses ordinary words to say extraordinary things.

His poems have appeared in literary magazines worldwide and have been translated into nine languages.

Peter has been writer-in-residence in Italy, France, China, Western Australia, Tasmania and New South Wales.

He has self-organised and self-financed numerous poetry tours of Australia,

some tours lasting three months, some tours covering 10,000 kilometres.

Peter has given dozens of full-subscribed poetry pep talks and workshops throughout Australia, Italy and China.

Those attending Peter’s poetry pep talk will come away fired up, keen to write poetry more often, to source an expansive range of subject matter, to be thorough and insightful as poets

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