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Poetry with Kelly Fordon (suggested alternative while Diane DeCillis is on sabbatical): Royal Oak Public Library, 222 E. Eleven Mile Road, Royal Oak, 48067, Wednesdays, October 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13 & 20, 1pm – 3pm. From Vision through Revision: Take Your Poetry to the Next Level. We’ll cover key poetic terms and devices by looking closely at the poems of selected modern and contemporary poets. We’ll also try our own hand at writing new poems via prompts. You will have the opportunity to workshop your new poems or existing ones, as well as learn various techniques for revision, which will help you take your poetry to the next level. Kelly Fordon is the author of three award-winning poetry chapbooks and a novel-in-stories, Garden for the Blind, which was chosen as a Michigan Notable Book, a Midwest Book Award Finalist, an IPPY award finalist, an INDIEFAB finalist and an Eric Hoffer Finalist. www.kellyfordon.com.  Kelly Fordon is the author of three award-winning poetry chapbooks and a novel-in-stories, Garden for the Blind, which was chosen as a Michigan Notable Book, a Midwest Book Award Finalist, an IPPY award finalist, an INDIEFAB finalist and an Eric Hoffer Finalist. www.kellyfordon.com.

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