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Getting Dirty: A Plant-Based Writing Workshop

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O, Miami Presents
Getting Dirty: A Plant Based Writing Workshop
Suggested Donation $8-10 - RSVP here
Little River Cooperative Edible Plant Nursery

Writing is much like gardening with words. Both endeavors require you to dig deep and have faith that something unique will flourish from your efforts.

This workshop will be led by poet and instructor Carmella de los Angeles Guiol at the Little River Cooperative Farm and will include a hands-on gardening activity followed by a flash writing experience. Farm-fresh snacks will be provided. Please bring sun protection, water, and writing utensils.

Attire: Clothes to get dirty in and closed toed shoes.

All participants will be a given a seedling to take home!

Carmella de los Angeles Guiol is a Miami-based writer, educator and tropical fruit enthusiast. She is the recipient of a Fulbright fellowship in Colombia as well as Crab Orchard Review’s Charles Johnson Award for fiction. Her haiku about starfruits can be found at a Miami bus stop and stamped on a sidewalk. Keep up with her travels and her writing at