Creative Writing for Teens
December 21 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Michael Collins is experienced in teaching students of all ages, a father of two sons, he has a specialty in turning the hippos of Hungry Hungry Hippos into fire-creating dragons. Don’t miss your chance to have your creativity tapped by the funniest and one of the best teachers HVWC has to offer.
Love to write? Join us for multi-genre creative writing classes with something for everyone, in an invigorating setting with an innovative instructor. Course highlights writing process habits and strategies that will translate to academic and professional writing as well as creative work.
Michael Collins’ poems have received Pushcart Prize nominations and appeared in more than 70 journals and magazines. He is also the author of the chapbooks How to Sing when People Cut off your Head and Leave it Floating in the Water and Harbor Mandala, the full-length collections Psalmandala and Appearances, which was named one of the best indie poetry collections of 2017 by Kirkus Reviews. He teaches creative and expository writing at New York University and HVWC and is the Director of Studies at Why There Are Words Press and curator of the New York City branch of the national Why There Are Words Reading Series.