A Beautiful Catastrophe

Poetry Writing Workshop Series

About the Series

The Southborough Public Library & the Worcester County Poetry Association are teaming up to bring a short series of poetry writing workshops to the community! A Beautiful Catastrophe focuses on examining work by Frank O'Hara, e.e. cummings, and Elizabeth Bishop. Through reading & discussion we will generate work based on technique, theme, and imagination. Workshops are free!

Complete List of Dates & Times Below

Tuesday, May 26th, 6:30-8:30pm

Southborough Public Library, 25 Main Street, Southborough, MA

Tuesday, May 26th, 6:30-8:30PM: Frank O'Hara

Tuesday, June 2nd, 6:30-8:30PM: e.e. cummings

Tuesday, June 9th, 6:30-8:30PM: Elizabeth Bishop


Workshops meet upstairs on the Main Floor of the library. Bring your favorite writing utensils and notebook. Call the library to register: 508-485-5031

Workshop Facilitator

Heather J. Macpherson writes from Central Massachusetts. Her work has appeared in Spillway, OVS, The Worcester Review, Pearl, The Broken Plate, Blue Line, and other fine journals. She is the executive director at Dămfīno Press