I absolutely loved this book and am loving it again on my second read.
When I ran my fingers over the cover of the book I was pleasantly surprised by the raised designs (especially on the back cover) and the raised text.
I sat down with Sage Cohen's Writing the Life Poetic, expecting to be inspired to read and write more poetry.
Excellent book. Elegantly written and offers wonderful ideas to jump start poems. I highly recommend this book.Published 10 days ago by Elizabeth Vrenios
A wonderful book with numerous, and I mean numerous, opportunities to try your skill at many different forms of poetry. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Dean K Miller
I needed this book for my creative writing class. I can say that the book actually came in good shape but it took way too long to come i the mail. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Tianna
Very well written. I love the endless activities at the end of each chapter because I have a selection to choose from. Read more
As a writer and also a creative writing teacher, I have used Cohen's sage words. (pun intended) Both my writing and my students' writings have improved.Published 21 months ago by Lauren Persons
Fantastic book - has my brain activity on high alert; am excited to share with my students!! This has improved my clarity and thought process about how I need to write.Published on November 22, 2012 by LorettaLynn
I've written poetry for fifty years and yet I find this work inspires me, stretches my thinking and gives me ideas for lots of new poems.Published on October 15, 2012 by Jason Reynolds
As a beginning poet I was looking for a comprehensive introduction to the subject and this book definately lived up to my expectations. Read morePublished on May 4, 2012 by MarkyMark