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How to Write a Knockout Poem: Don't Miss Your Chance to Get in the Ring with Sean Thomas Dougherty

mohammed-aliIt's nearly one week away from BOA Editions' How to Write a Knockout Poem with BOA-poet Sean Thomas Dougherty! Don't miss out on this fun opportunity to work closely with Sean as he guides the master class through a series of exercises to write your own ode to your favorite athletic idol, exploring the specific vocabulary of your chosen sport and how to translate that into your own powerful narrative and imagery. “How to Write a Knockout Poem” will be held on Saturday, January 29 from 10AM to 12PM at Midtown Athletic Club in Rochester Space is limited!  Please reserve a spot by calling 585.461.2300. Cost is $50 and includes lunch.

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  • Shoot, I wish I lived within 200 miles of Rochester, cuz I’d drive at least that far to sit before the great Mr. Dougherty and learn how to write poems half as good as his.

    Martha Silano on

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