Online Course

Level 1 Poetry

Helen Ivory
Course starts 25 September
12 weeks

Application deadline 11 September

Where do poems begin? How can we make language sing? Whether you're new to writing poems or have dabbled in the past, join Helen Ivory on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. 

You'll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and begin to create and share your own work with a friendly supportive group.

Find out more about how Creative Writing Online works by downloading the brochure.

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About Helen Ivory

Helen Ivory is a poet and visual artist. Her fourth Bloodaxe Books collection is the semi-autobiographical Waiting for Bluebeard (May 2013). She edits the webzine Ink Sweat and Tears. She has over 15 years teaching experience at all levels and as well as teaching for UEA/WCN also teaches for The Poetry School, The Arvon Foundation and The Poetry Society. Fool’s World, a collaborative Tarot with artist Tom de Freston (Gatehouse Press) won the 2016 Saboteur Best Collaborative Work award. A book of collage/ mixed media poems Hear What the Moon Told Me has just been published by KFS. The Anatomical Venus is forthcoming from Bloodaxe. Website

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