Writing the Short Poem with Donna Hilbert

May 09, 2023 6:00PM—8:00PM


Write On, Door County 4210 Juddville Rd. Fish Creek, WI 54212

Cost $180.00



This four-week class is a generative workshop with the target of writing poems of no more than 14 lines. We will consider what formal elements might heighten the impact of free verse and will look at what makes a poem memorable: first lines, last lines, music, meaning.

Class meets in person Tuesdays, 6 – 8 pm:

  • May 2
  • May 9
  • May 16
  • May 23

Class size: Limited to 12. Minimum 5.

Member discount: Member of Write On receive a 10% discount on all classes and workshops. To become a member, please click here.

Teaching Artist: Donna Hilbert’s latest book is Threnody, from Moon Tide Press. Earlier books include Gravity: New and Selected Poems (Tebot Bach, 2018). She is a monthly contributing writer to the on-line journal Verse-Virtual. Her work has appeared in The Los Angeles TimesBraided WayChiron ReviewSheila-Na-Gig, and numerous anthologies. She writes and leads private workshops in Southern California.