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- An Americanophile, poet, and ex-diplomat reflects
"Denmark is a friend of Israel-full stop," he said ... whose literary juices flow in other directions. The author of a book of poetry, It Just Seems to be Healing, Binah now is translating to Hebrew the poems of May Wedderburn Cannan.
- Choices â€“ Motivational Video
In 2012, she self-published her first book of poetry, Mothers, Sisters & Friends. Her work honors women and enforces the importance of mentoring and bonding as motivational tools. In 2013, she released, Lyrics of My Reality: Reflections & Inspirations - a ...
- WanaWana's In Memory of Forgetting is a remarkable collection of poems
The poet returns with another audio poetry collection made up of a reflection of her personal experiences and that of other women. What would you do if your best friend turned off the lights and decided to tell you her secrets? This was exactly what Wana ...
- Friends of the Library will hold spring book sale
â€œTo honor poetry, Elise Stuart, Silver Cityâ€™s Poet Laureate ... Sets of books in the parking lot are priced significantly lower than value or retail cost. The Friends of the Library accepts donations of books from the public and uses these donations ...
- Israel to ban poet who referred Ahed Tamimi as hero
Are you now the arbiter of what should or should not be considered â€˜outrageousâ€™ poetry? What is the purpose of this irrelevant ... condemned the billboard campaign, saying it invoked â€œsad memories but also sows hatred and fear.â€
- Many supporters bring success to annual Auburn spring poetry reading - Auburn Citizen
Auburn CitizenMany supporters bring success to annual Auburn spring poetry readingAuburn CitizenOn Friday, April 15th we held the 11th Annual Spring Poetry Reading at the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center. This was preceded on Thursday, April 14th by a High School Poetry Reading. These events, sponsored by the Auburn YMCA and the Schweinfurth ...
- Getting Deep With Poet Reuben Jackson
One day during his show I sent Jackson a friend request on Facebook; to my surprise he accepted. Then, in the course of following his (sometimes educational, sometimes humorous and often nostalgic) Facebook posts, his occasional poem caught my attention.
- Eye Of The Storm: Kate Tempest's Poetry Reclaims Humanity Amid Social Decay
Last night, British poet and musician Kate Tempest took her North American tour to Seattle, where she played to her largest audience so far at the sold-out Neptune Theatre (capacity: 800). She and her tight 3-piece band dazzled the appreciative crowd with ...
- In Flanders Fields and Other Poems
It is very fair to say that soldiers sacrifice their lives for their country. WW1, the tome of the poem, was especially deadly for allied forces like Canada and Britain. Germany also suffered heavy losses.
- An Interview With Jenson Leonard (AKA @CoryInTheAbyss) on Poetry and Memes
Eben Benson: When did you start making memes? Did you start by making older style memes and you've changed it up since then? And has your style changed with time, or is it just the content that changes? Jenson Leonard: I started making memes in 2015.
- Language can give clues to depression
Just consider the impact of the poetry and song lyrics of Sylvia Plath and Kurt Cobain ... Our lab recently conducted a big data text analysis of 64 different online mental health forums, examining over 6,400 members. â€œAbsolutist wordsâ€ â€“ which ...
- Looking for love!
After I became ill, is when I first turned to writing poetry, in which I had never done before. I had never studied creative writing of any sort, but the gift of rhyme seemed to come naturally to me after my illness. I have always used writing as my own ...
- The power of poets and poetry (once upon a time in Arabia)
â€œO Quraysh,â€ cried the leader of the men, â€œthis is al-Asha, and I promise you that if he becomes a follower of Muhammad he will inflame the Arabs against you by his poetry ... along with his family and his property. They gave him milk and, sometimes ...
- Alec Baldwin Wins Emmy for SNL: 'At Long Last, Mr. President, Here Is Your Emmy'
This yearâ€™s resident supporting funny man is Alec Baldwin ... you remember a book, a painting, a poem â€“ what we do is important, and for all of you out there in motion pictures and television, donâ€™t stop doing what youâ€™re doing.
- Poets who took Indian poetry to the next level
Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful - Rita Frances Dove Poetry is to literature what soul is to the body. The rhythmic verses swell with the deepest emotions of the poet and settle in the heart of the readers. Belonging to the rich ...