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Poetry: How Pain Becomes Beautiful Power

February 15, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EST

Free

In this class Johnie Sanders will share poems we all know and we will have time to write our own poems as well. We encourage each person to bring a poem that has moved them deeply, that has helped them name something. We will share those poems and then take time to write our own poems that we will read to one another (if people wish to do that), without critique. The focus of the gathering is on hearing and creating poems that speak to transformation. We will be witness to each other’s poems of transformation to strengthen our work for change.

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Trainers:

Johnie Sanders

Johnie Sanders is a social worker and serves as the Homelessness Coordinator for Arise for Social Justice. Johnie is a poet who loves to write poetry with others and share in the creative process.

Details

Date:
February 15, 2021
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://truthschool.corsizio.com/c/5fd27f522048469245f49d9f

Venue

Zoom
Online

Organizer

The Truth School
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