Poetry at the Pottery: A Generative Writing Workshop


Join Sarah Kobrinsky for a poetry writing workshop at Jered’s Pottery. We will meet in person every Tuesday evening in June (6th, 13th, 20th and 27th) from 7-9pm. Everyone from total newbies to seasoned scribes are welcome.

Each week we will discuss poems around a particular theme, then write poems to various prompts or in various forms. Participants will also receive a daily writing prompt via email through the month of June. Our course will conclude with a celebratory reading on Friday, June 30th, from 7-9pm.

About the instructor: Sarah Kobrinsky was the 2013-2015 Poet Laureate of Emeryville, CA. She is the author of Nighttime on the Other Side of Everything (New Rivers Press, 2019). Her poems and stories have appeared in Magma Poetry, Red Light Lit, Eleven Eleven, Monkeybicycle, *82 Review, 100 Word Story, Fjords Review, among many others. She was long-listed for the 2019 University of Canberra Vice Chancellor's Poetry Prize. She was born in Canada, raised in North Dakota, seasoned in England, and tempered in California.