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Workshop 6: Conscious Love: Better than any Fairy Tale

Workshop 6: Conscious Love: Better than any Fairy Tale
Workshop 6: Conscious Love: Better than any Fairy Tale

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  • With my poems, I finally won even my mother. The longest wooing of my life. Marge Piercy Today's workshop is about romantic love. The...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Fairy Tale Love 30 Activity 2: Being Yourself in Love 20 Faith in Action: Poetry Pajama Party...
  • The activities in this workshop look at romantic love. Love poems are common and popular. Do you have a favorite love poem? If so, does it...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and matches Description of Activity Use the Opening designed by your group or the one provided below. Gather...
  • Materials for Activity Art supplies, including drawing paper, pencils, markers, colored pencils, and other materials Newsprint or a dry...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, A Rumi Poem Preparation for Activity Photocopy Handout 1, A Rumi Poem, one for each participant...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice Singing the Living Tradition Description of Activity Use the Closing designed by your group or the one...
  • With your co-leader, discuss which activities were successful and which ones were less so. The date, time, and location of the Poetry Slam...
  • Materials for Activity Books of children's poetry Arts and crafts materials Blankets, pillows, sleeping bags, and/or bean bag chairs...
  • Materials for Activity Index cards and pens Newsprint or a dry erase board and markers Preparation for Activity Optional: Prepare a few...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2, " To a Young Girl ," by William Butler Yeats Handout 3, ". 05 ," by Ishmael Reed Journals and pen or...
  • With my poems, I finally won even my mother. The longest wooing of my life. Marge Piercy DURING TODAY'S SESSION... We drew pictures of our...
  • Jalalud’din Rumi (!3th Century), translated by Kulliyat-e Shams, from Rumi's Divan of Shems of Tabriz: Selected Odes (Element Classics of...
  • This poem is written in dialect. I will bring you a whole person and you will bring me a whole person and we will have us twice as much of...
  • By William Butler Yeats
    My dear, my dear, I know More than another What makes your heart beat so; Not even your own mother Can know it as I know, Who broke my...
  • Excerpted from Chattanooga by Ishmael Reed (New York: Random House, 1973). Permission granted by Lowenstein Associates, Inc. If I had a...
  • Jalalud'din Rumi is the oldest poet represented in this program. You can find a biography of Rumi at the website, Poet Seers. The British...

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