What You'll Learn

  • 1

    📖 Introduction

    • Before you get started, please answer the following questions

    • 1.1. Introduction

    • 1.2. Why take this Nano ?

    • 1.3. What is Poetry?

    • 1. 4. Why is Poetry Important?

    • ✍🏽 CHALLENGE 1: Write a poem every day or something!

    • 📓 CHALLENGE 2: Become a collector

  • 2

    💡 Finding Inspiration & Topics

    • 2.1. Find your WHY

    • 2.2. Topics to Write About

    • 2.3. Finding Topics - Recommended Exercises

    • 🧠 CHALLENGE 3: Brainstorm Ideas

    • 2.4. Finding Inspiration

    • 🏞️ CHALLENGE 4: Snap the Day

  • 3

    ✨ Exploring the Diversity of Poetry

    • 3.1. Ways to Write

    • 3.2. Types of Poetry

    • ✍🏽 CHALLENGE 5: Discover poetry

    • 🪁 CHALLENGE 6: Mixed-media

    • 🚎 CHALLENGE 7: Test the Space

  • 4

    ✍️ The Act of Writing

    • 4.1. The Flow State

    • 🌊 CHALLENGE 8: Flow

    • 4.2. Help to Start

    • 4.3. Rhymes / Recommended Exercises

    • 📝 CHALLENGE 9: Rhyme is not a crime

    • 4.4. Let It Rest

    • 🏃 CHALLENGE 10: Let it go

  • 5

    ⛵ Navigating Emotions & Failure

    • 5.1. Failure

    • 5.2. Vocabulary / Recommended Exercises

    • 📕 CHALLENGE 11: Thesaurus BFF

    • 5.3. Emotions

  • 6

    🎁 Share your Work

    • 6.1. Should be Published?

    • 6.2. Releasing it into the world

    • 🎤 CHALLENGE 12: Share if you dare!

  • 7

    🎓 Summary

    • 7.1. Summary

    • 7.2. Goodbye

Course Instructor

Tasmin Hansmann

Writer / Creative

Tasmin Hansmann is a queer author, storyteller, and poet as well as a freelance writer, translator, and creative. She is originally from Germany but lives on the Azores Archipelago. She is passionate about nature and the climate. Her poetry collection "The Anatomy of Waves" and her novella "Welcome Home Dear Soul" came out in 2021 and multiple articles have been published online. She is the founder of Azorean Stories and works for Rewriting Extinction.