Poemcrazy: Freeing Your Life with Words

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Crown/Archetype, Sep 30, 2009 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 224 pages
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Following the success of several recent inspirational and practical books for would-be writers, Poemcrazy is a perfect guide for everyone who ever wanted to write a poem but was afraid to try. Writing workshop leader Susan Wooldridge shows how to think, use one's senses, and practice exercises that will make poems more likely to happen.
 

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User Review  - annmariegamble - LibraryThing

My goal is to write novels, not poems, but this book (and others) help me focus on word, mood, and scene. Wooldridge helped me disengage my Inner Editor and revel in the words. Read full review

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User Review  - realbigcat - LibraryThing

This could be a useful book for the beginning poet. A lot of great ideas for stimulating the thought process towards poetry. Some may seem rather silly to a less then serious or enthusiastic poet. I ... Read full review

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Susan G. Wooldridge conducts writing workshops privately, through Poets & Writers, Inc., and with the California Poets in the Schools program. She is the author of "PoemCrazy: Freeing Your Life with Words," a Book Sense Pick and a long-running Quality Paperback Book Club selection and Writer’ s Digest Book Club selection. She has also written a chapbook of poems, "Bathing with Ants,

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