Friday 16 December 1:00 pm
Howls and Hallelujahs: Writing Incisive Poetry

In every poem, there is a howl or hallelujah: a moment when the true emotion of a piece sings its loudest.

This workshop will look at ways to cut away unnecessary parts of a poem to allow your howls and hallelujahs to come through in concise, powerful writing.


Briony Collins is the author of Blame it on Me and All That Glisters, both published by Broken Sleep Books. Her next instalment of poetry – The Birds, The Rabbits, The Trees – is forthcoming with them in April 2023. Currently, Briony manages her time between running Cape Magazine and working on her PhD.