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Metaphors in Prose and Poetry

  • Richardson Public Library 900 Civic Center Drive Richardson, TX, 75080 United States (map)

“Metaphors in Prose and Poetry”

with Rebecca Balcarcel

Rebecca Balcárcel will inspire you to improve your descriptive language and gain a better understanding of what metaphors accomplish in your writing.


Rebecca Balcárcel authored THE OTHER HALF OF HAPPY, a middle-grade novel from Chronicle Books. Rebecca took her MFA in Creative Writing and Literature from Bennington Writing Seminars and received their Jane Kenyon Poetry Prize. Her poems and essays have appeared in journals such as Third Coast and North American Review. Pecan Grove Press of St. Mary’s University published her book of poems, Palabras in Each Fist. She serves the students of Tarrant County College as Associate Professor of English.

The Writers Guild of Texas presents Guest Speaker / Program meetings on the 3rd Monday of each month in the Basement Program room of the Richardson Public Library. Visitors are welcome to attend.

Earlier Event: July 17
WGT Critique Group
Later Event: August 21
WGT Critique Group