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Anne Ryland: Adventures in Letters – The Epistolary Poem A Writing Workshop

15 October @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

One of poetry’s ancient forms, the letter poem offers a familiar framework, the freedom to explore themes ranging from public to private, and an intimate space where we can be our authentic selves. Following guided exercises, we’ll experiment with writing epistolary poems whether formal, therapeutic or imaginative. The workshop includes a break for personal writing. All writers welcome.

This workshop will include an interval for personal writing. There will only be 12 participants so book early!


Anne has published two collections of poetry: Autumnologist (shortlisted for The Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2006) and The Unmothering Class. Anne’s poems have won prizes in competitions and appeared in a range of literary magazines and anthologies. An experienced writing and language tutor, she is also a facilitator of creative writing groups in varied community settings.

Anne’s website: www.anneryland.co.uk