Writing The Personal Essay And Poetry

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    Share ideas, look through the lens of poetry and experiment with line breaks in this workshop led by Patricia Duffy. In this workshop, students will gather ideas for writing, learn about crafting the ideas into personal essay and poetry formats and end with a celebration read-around. 

    Patricia Duffy is a writing instructor at Mott Community College in Flint. She is the author of the novel Give or Take, and a new poetry collection called Driftwood Fire. She gains writing inspiration from Michigan cycling trails and her writer’s group, Instructors as Writers.