Poetry 101 Fall Workshop With Aimee Herman

Poetry Teachers NYC believes that poetic confidence and mastery comes out of a structured tiered approach, not with random undefined workshops.  Moving through a tiered poetics program builds a foundation for students and continually challenges them towards a well-defined end […]

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PTNYC Featuring @ QUEENS LIT FEST 8/1 & 8/2

Join Poetry Teachers NYC this weekend! Queens NYC Lit Fest – Poetry, Prose, Spoken Word @ LIC Bar  We will be performing on Saturday at 4:30PM! Watch Remix Poetix performance with Queen’s very own Dan Dissinger, Aimee Herman and Megan DiBello. […]

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Vote for POETRY TEACHERS NYC on the CHASE MISSION MAIN STREET GRANT!

Please vote for us in the CHASE MISSION MAIN STREET GRANT!! Be proud to say you gave this small business some big support by voting for them in Chase’s $2M Mission Main Street Grant . . . https://www.missionmainstreetgrants.com/b/67241#sthash.tZTzF8PK.5Ezg3AVv

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How to Spend a Sunday (by Aimee Herman).

Sunday is my favorite day of the week. You want to know why? Can’t I tell you? On Sunday, I wake without alarm. I’m already lying and we barely know each other. Let’s try this again. On Sunday, I permit myself to […]

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What to Read (by Aimee Herman).

Photo Credit: Mike Geffner of Inspired Word NYC  I am on a strict diet lately. Luckily, this diet allows for carbs. And meat. Sugar is permissible as well. Dairy is allowed, though as a lactose intolerant, I already limit that to a […]

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Collaborative Poem From “Let’s Talk Form” Workshop 5.17.15

Thank you to our students who participated in one or two days of our workshop “Let’s Talk Form”. This poem is a result of Mary Dwyer, Yi Wu, Daniel Dissinger, Aimee Herman, and Megan DiBello’s writing. We created this piece writing simultaneously […]

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How to Begin (by Aimee Herman).

One does not need to call themselves writer in order to write. Really. You arrive at a day, which is just like the days before it, but on this day, you have decided you are going to write. You are going to […]

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