El Estoque

Community Poetry & Prose Night: A celebration of creativity

Anthology editor and former Cupertino poet laureate Kaecey McCormick gives a speech recapping her experiences teaching workshops, judging contests and hosting readings. Instead of having the traditional poetry contest, McCormick decided to celebrate the end of her two-year term by publishing the anthology.
Cupertino community members share their experiences contributing to a city-wide poetry anthology
March 14, 2020
Cupertino community members share their experiences contributing to a city-wide poetry anthology

Voices of Cupertino: The launch of the citywide anthology

Poetry contributor Jade Bradbury receives her copy of the anthology. After distribution, McCormick encouraged attendees to stay and socialize with one another.
Community members gather to celebrate the release of Cupertino poetry and prose
March 10, 2020
Community members gather to celebrate the release of Cupertino poetry and prose

The power of poetry: Bringing creativity to Cupertino, one workshop at a time

The power of poetry: Bringing creativity to Cupertino, one workshop at a time
April 12, 2018

s teens trickled into the back of the Cupertino library, they were greeted by soft music and a smiling face — Cupertino’s current poet laureate, Laecey McCormick — teaching the first teens-only poetry...

“La Pluma” is mightier

December 7, 2009

The newest issue of La Pluma, "For Lack of Better Words" highlights the words of writers all across campus Many of us may not understand poetry. Not only can it be confusing, but sometimes...

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