Creative writing and publishing

Poetry – form and expression with John O'Donoghue

Ref: SLW07838

Suitable for all



Learn how to use form to develop your poetry and self-expression. Explore different poetic arrangements and characteristics, and the effects of each to open up possibilities in your work.


John O'Donoghue

John O'Donoghue is the author of 'Sectioned: A Life Interrupted' (John Murray, 2009), 'Brunch Poems' (Waterloo Press, 2009) and 'Fools & Mad' (Waterloo Press, 2014). He was awarded Mind Book of the Year 2010 by judges Fay Weldon, Michele Roberts, and Blake Morrison. John O'Donoghue has a PhD in Creative Writing and lives in Brighton.


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