In the Attempt Is the Success: A Poet's Way of Life

Molly Peacock
Revered poet, biographer, essayist, and short fiction writer Molly Peacock discusses and reads from her poetry and talks about the motivation she has drawn throughout life from her motto: “In the attempt is the success.” The former president of the Poetry Society of America conducts a poetry workshop, Scare the Sonnet Into Working for You, earlier in the day.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Program: 
6:30 pm

“To me,” Molly Peacock says, “a sonnet makes impossible emotions possible.” The revered poet, biographer, essayist, and short fiction writer, a former president of the Poetry Society of America, discusses and reads from her poetry and talks about the motivation she has drawn throughout her life from her motto: “In the attempt is the success.”

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Earlier in the day, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Peacock conducts a poetry workshop in the Plaza Branch’s lower-level Cohen Center. The session, Scare the Sonnet Into Working for You, is for writers of all levels. RSVPs are encouraged.

Both the workshop and evening event are co-presented by the David W. Newcomer IV and Gene Ann Newcomer Family Foundation Fund.

MORNING WORKSHOP
Scare the Sonnet Into Working for You

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Workshop: 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.

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