Serious Play: Odes to the Everyday
What first-graders can teach college students.
Adventures in Anaphora
Students write more creatively when they repeat themselves.
Learning the Sonnet
A history and how-to guide to the famous form.
The Pursuit of Form
Learning to make effective shapes and arrangements of energy, rather than particular required patterns.
Freedom in Poetry
Freedom is where the artist begins: there are no rules, and the principles and habits are up to you.
Writing from the Senses
Disarming gifted and perfectionist students with sound and synesthesia.
Learning the Epistolary Poem
Poems that serve as letters to the world.