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- Conversation with Julia Paul
The troubadour was selected one year by contest, and the following year they selected a poet laureate. We have extended our terms. When I am ready to turn my term over, I will. I am involved with the Greater Hartford chapter of the Connecticut Poetry Society.
- 20 Funny GIFs To Text Your Crush Because You Are Funny AND Flirty
In the age of flirting over the internet, sending GIFs and memes are basically the equivalent of love poems. If you don't have funny GIFs to text your crush, you need to get some pronto. GIFs step in when you don't have the words to do your feelings justice.
- Why do we have Christmas crackers and which cracker jokes are actually funny?
Then, by the end of the 1930s, the love poems were replaced by jokes or limericks. They aren't usually that funny. In fact, they are almost cringe worthy that even the champion of Dad jokes would avoid. But last year, a list of the finest list of Christmas ...
- Serena Williams Baby Born, Gives Birth To First Child With Alexis Ohanian
This is the first child for the tennis star and her fiance Alexis Ohanian ... As Gossip Cop noted at the time, the tennis star announced she was engaged by publishing a poem on Ohanianâ€™s site, titled â€œI Said Yes.â€ In the post, Williams wrote ...
- Classical Chinese poetry admired beyond borders
But just like the Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko once said, "Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers". The show's viewers may not know that classical Chinese poetry has also enjoyed great popularity beyond national borders, both in ancient and ...
- Remembering Mirza Ghalib
A century-and-a-half later his poetry, most notably his ghazals continue to inspire poets and poetry lovers the world. On the occasion of his 148th death anniversary, Bayside Journal brings to you a translation of his greatest works:
- 'It's a really special place': Singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams talks Louisiana, new album
and it didnâ€™t seem like anything strange to me â€” that Southern Gothic thing. I realized later just in the last several years how much her writing influenced my songwriting. But my dadâ€™s poetry also. I really got into Southern writers. I vaguely remember.
- The Dandelion Seed, poem by Anshu Choudhry (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
Anshu Choudhry holds degrees of Masters level in Mathematics and English. She is based in New Delhi, India ,and works for the Government of India. Her poems and short stories have appeared in Kritya, Ken*again, FullofCrow, Asian Signature, Muse India ...
- Mobile sharing app seeks to increase engagement, interest in poetry
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. â€“ Trubadour, a startup founded by a former Purdue University student, is developing a mobile poetry-sharing platform that aims to increase engagement and interest in contemporary poems by providing personalized recommendations to users.
- New Collection of Poetry THE SCARLET THREAD is Released
Taffe from Life By Design Ministries in Aurora, Colorado: "May the words of poetry found here in this collection of ... The book is available online through xulonpress.com/bookstore, amazon.com, and barnesandnoble.com.
- Poetry Corners - a 'poetic' way to prevent family violence
Poetry corners is an exhibition that includes poetry in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu and English.... Women aged from their teens to the seventies participated in the initial workshops, where various techniques were used to "trigger" them into writing poetry for ...
- 4 Mentor Texts and Activities for National Poetry Month
Activity with students: Students select words and phrases from a primary text and use those words to create their own unique poems. Activity with students: Students write haiku using sensory language and drawing inspiration from body movement, music ...
- Asheville Wordfest returns following last yearâ€™s hiatus
Photo courtesy of Christian Meade, who has cerebral palsy, says some of her work explores her disability. But most of her poems center on â€œbeing alive in the here and now and being human and examining what thatâ€™s like.â€ Issues of love, self ...
- About the Author: Meet Shantelle â€˜Elleâ€™ McLin
In a thriving city, home of the first automobile and the musical movement of the new genre sound of Motown, Elle was the second conceived of three in a family of all daughters ... Elle treated poetry as a feel-good remedy to her melancholic episodes.
- A Short Analysis of John Keatsâ€™s â€˜When I have fears that I may cease to beâ€™
Keats isnâ€™t at that stage yet. His poetry, he feels, hasnâ€™t yielded any real fruit â€“ or â€˜grainâ€™, to borrow his own metaphor. The books of poetry Keats is writing donâ€™t yet hold the â€˜characteryâ€™ â€“ the text, in other words â€“ of his greate ...