A poetry workshop for young adults. Using contemporary music as guide, workshop participants learn about rhythm, rhyme, and cadence. At the end of the session participants walk away with one polished poem.
“I believe the road to hell is paved with adverbs…” Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft When I first read this quote I was confused and a little defensive. What’s wrong with adverbs? They’re not hellish—that’s how you show what’s happening instead of telling. And if there’s one writing rule to follow, … Continue reading “A guide to editing adverbs”