may, 2019

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10may10:00 am12:00 pmRiding the Dragon Poetry Workshop10:00 am - 12:00 pm Meditation Room Presenter: Maxima Kahn


Event Details

Riding the Dragon Poetry Workshop

Ignite your inspiration

Expand your palette of possibilities

Discover a wealth of poetic styles and techniques

Learn secrets of revision to make your poems sing

This lively class is designed to inspire you to write new poems, explore new styles and expand your skills, deepen your enjoyment of the vast world of poetry, and take you to the next level from wherever you are starting.

We delve into aspects of the art and craft of poetry, drawing on masterful examples and a host of poetic techniques. These tools are excellent for writers of all kinds and at all levels of experience.

We dive into inventive writing exercises to broaden your palette and get the ink flowing, and you’ll receive stimulating home-play to keep you creating new work.

In a safe, supportive environment, we draw forth your unique voice and art. You will learn secrets of revision to make your poems sing and come away with eight new poems to astonish and delight you.

Many poets in my classes also discover lasting creative friendships with others in the group.

Dates – Fridays, May 10-June 28

Event Price – $360. Please register by May 4.

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(Friday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Meditation Room

200 Commercial Street


Maxima Kahn(530) 263-9780 or-

Maxima Kahn has taught workshops on writing and creativity since 2004, both at the University of California Davis Extension and locally. A participant at the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, the Colrain Poetry Conference and the Vermont Studio Center, her writing has been featured in numerous literary journals, including most recently Entropy, Sweet, Citron Review and Tiny Buddha. She has twice been nominated for Best of the Net and was a finalist for the Atlanta Review Poetry Prize.
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