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Writing Poetry with Shanna Melton

April 6, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 27, 2022


The definition of poetry is “literature that evokes a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience or a specific emotional response through language chosen and arranged for its meaning, sound, and rhythm” [Encyclopedia Britannica]

Learn what poetry can be for you in a special session with Shanna Melton, award winning poet, painter and popular writing instructor of past Writer’s Groups at New Canaan Library.  Shanna will motivate your creative process with exercises and prompts; this is perfect for people who love words and want a community to share new ideas and new work.


Shanna T. Melton is an award winning Poet, Painter, and Art Consultant from Bridgeport, CT.  Performing, exhibiting and creating performance venues since 1997, she has offered great opportunities to share her work with diverse communities.


April 6, 2022
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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