Fierce writers make a direct connection with the reader’s nervous system and blood stream. We do this by choosing the language that most effectively propels a story on its unique trajectory. In this workshop, prizewinning poet and fiction writer Sage Cohen introduces 10 powerful strategies for bringing poetics to prose—so you can discover new ways to be fierce on the page. Through a series of exercises designed to invigorate your range of language, you will awaken your instincts for choosing the words and images that provoke feeling, elevate sound and evoke meaning—so you can do your best work.