Celebration after Las Positas College Book Launch

Celebration after Las Positas College Book Launch

Paula Chinick, present president of California Writers Club, Tri-Valley Branch, and Vi Moore, past president, celebrated with us at Paula’s house after the Las Positas College book launch on May 11th.

Poetry Workshop

I attended a poetry workshop this morning with Julie K. Royce, author of PILZ, Paula Chinick, author of RED ASSCHER, and Carol McLean, poet and essayist.  Glen Meisenheimer demonstrated how to write a poem in anapest and iambic meters. As a group, there were twelve of us, we wrote a joint poem for each and a limerick. Here is our anapest poem:

Weather

In the midst of the storm, I cannot see the light

I am cold, I am scared, I am lost in the night.

Will I languish in darkness or learn how to cope?

Yes, I know I’ll see morning, I’ll not give up hope.

Tri-Valley Writers Club President and Linda Lee

Linda Lee at http://www.askmepc-webdesign.com spoke at the April California Writers Club Tri-Valley branch meeting. President Paula Chinick is the author of RED ASSCHER to be released before the end of this year.Image