This is a wonderful opportunity to discuss your poetry on a one-to-one basis with poet and tutor Jonathan Edwards, wherever you live. Booking now for dates up to the END OF DECEMBER 2020. Jonathan runs one-hour sessions via Skype on a date and time suitable to you (but preferably weekdays after 12 noon BST and before 9pm BST).
As part of the booking process, please let us know your preferred date/s and time/s in the ORDER NOTES section of the Checkout page. Jonathan will then contact you to agree a date and time.
A few weeks before the call, you’ll be asked to email up to 6 poems, or 150 lines maximum. During the call, you will have opportunities to discuss strategies for further developing your writing, problems you may be experiencing, and ways to take your work forward. There will be plenty of time to talk about all those things you need to know about writing, revising and submitting your work.
Book online or email [email protected].. £50 for Poetry Society Members, £60 for non members. Poetry Society members should enter MEMBER1 in the Coupon code field to receive a £10 discount.
Jonathan Edwards is the editor of Poetry Wales. His first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes (Seren, 2014), received the Costa Poetry Award and the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award. It was shortlisted for the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize. His second collection, Gen (Seren, 2018), also a winner of the Wales Book of the Year People’s Choice Award, is shortlisted for the Gladstone’s Library Writer-in-Residence programme. His poem about Newport Bridge is shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem 2019. He has read his poems on BBC radio and television and at festivals around the world, recorded them for the Poetry Archive and led workshops in schools, universities and prisons. He lives in Crosskeys, South Wales.