An Introductory Haiku Workshop
Adult Enrichment / Writing & Literature -
Celebrate the extraordinary in the ordinary with the most popular poetry form in the world. Haiku connect us more deeply to the natural world and can provide solace in difficult times. We will learn about the history and key elements of haiku, including concision, a seasonal setting, and the juxtaposition of concrete experiences. Using writing prompts, we will also try our hand at writing some haiku poems. Everyone is welcome to this fun and supportive workshop, beginners and those who have written haiku before.
Brad Bennett has taught haiku for over twenty years. His writingshave appeared in over thirty magazines and journals, and his collection, a drop of pond, won a Touchstone Distinguished Book Award from the Haiku Foundation.