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By: Blog Post | October 07, 2018

Please see link for Russell's Challenges for 2018-2019:

Russell's Challenges 2018-2019


Category: Critiquing Sessions 

Tags: 2018, 2019 

By: Blog Post | November 11, 2017

Just a reminder that Russell holds his monthly critiquing sessions prior to the meeting; the purpose of the critiquing sessions is to help improve writing skills. These sessions focus on select 2018 NFSPS contests. These sessions are shown below:


November: #3 NFSPS Board Award

Subject: Any
Form: Rondeau (NFSPS brochure has a description of this form)


December: #2 The Diamond T Award

Subject: Cowboy Poetry detailing the life of a cowboy at work. Past or present cowboys. (See Baxter Black for examples)
Form: Any/50 line limit


January: A guest host will be chosen to direct this critiquing. The contest chosen will be that person’s choice.


February: #40 Poetry Society of Oklahoma Award
Subject: Any
Form: Trimetric/13 line limit


March: #46 San Antonio Poets...