with Creswell Crags
Starting on 1st June 2020!
Welcome to Nature Poetry with Creswell Crags – a four week online course of poetry workshops, designed to get you writing about the great outdoors!
To get started, click on the button above to watch an introductory video, or pick one of the icons below to jump to a specific week.
This course is free, but if you can, we would appreciate a donation! Creswell Crags is an independent charity, and has been seriously affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. We are asking for a suggested donation of £5, if you can. Please see the bottom of every page for a link to donate!
Week One – Available Now
Nature Poetry and Attention
An introduction to nature poetry, freewriting, and the importance of observation.
Week Two – Available Now
Nature Poetry and Walking
A session on the relationship between poetry and walking, and how the form of a poem can capture the experience of a walk.
Week Three – Available Now
Poetry and the Museum Artefact
An introduction to poetry inspired by museums, archaeology and heritage.
Week Four – Available Now
Poetry and the Climate Emergency
A workshop about writing nature poetry in the 21st century, and the challenge of writing in a time of climate emergency.
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