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Finuala Dowling

@ Sunday Times Books LIVE

Poetry Workshop Saturday 30 May

There are a few places left in the poetry workshop to be held at my house in Kalk Bay on Saturday 30 May 16h00-18h00.

May’s exercises are as follows (submit one or more):

1. Write a poem on the theme of walking the dog(s).
2. Write a poem offering proof that cats are intuitive.
3. Write a poem about the most egotistical person you’ve ever met.
4. Construct a poem around the use of irregular past participles.
5. What are you thinking?
6. Use the structure and/or rhyme scheme of “One, two, buckle my shoe”.
7. Write an elegy to an abstract concept (for example, “Elegy for silent afternoons”)

If you would like to attend, contact me at The cost is R90.


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