- Date & Time
- January 26, 2021 from 10:30AM to 12PM
Lauded as one of the most important poetic voices of the last half century, W.S. Merwin had cultivated a uniquely spiritually-tuned voice concerned always with the state of nature, time, and human perception. This class will be at once a conversation revolving around topics of ecology, eastern spirituality, and poetic technique.
This is an online workshop. The day of the workshop you will receive an email with the link to the Zoom video chat. If you can't find the email with the link, please check your spam folder. If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can access the online class via computer or cell phone with an internet connection.
This workshop needs at least 3 participants to run. If this number is not met, everyone registered will be given the option to receive a refund or put their class credit toward a future class of their choice.
About Your Instructor, Troy Hess
Troy Hess is the founder of On the Yahara. A Wisconsin native, Troy has enjoyed nature and the process of writing for as long as he can remember. His passion for writing led him to complete a minor in English from UW-La Crosse and a Master of Arts in Creative Writing & Poetry from Winona State University, as well as to teach college English for 10 years at Viterbo University and Western Wisconsin Technical College.
Nowadays you can find Troy volunteering as a Land Restoration Team Leader for the UW Arboretum, writing for CHEW Magazine, teaching OTY workshops at Olbrich Gardens or the Arboretum, or writing about his favorite books, recipes, and travel destinations.