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- TPAC artists teach friendship, poetry at Whitsitt Elementary
TPAC artists teach friendship, poetry at Whitsitt Elementary TPAC's professional teaching artists taught Whitsitt Elementary fourth-graders to write poems on friendship. Check out this story on Tennessean.com: http://tnne.ws/1pqnuzB
- American Life in Poetry: 'Unlike objects, two stories can occupy the same space'
We do not accept unsolicited submissions. American Life in Poetry is made possible by the Poetry Foundation (www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It is also supported by the department of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
- My White Curtain: The moment that gave rise to a quiet poet
That motivates my art. Why are you a poet? Thatâ€™s like asking me why I drink water. Itâ€™s good for me. With poetry I can say anything without people judging me. Because if it sounds weird, the excuse is that itâ€™s art, and artists are weird anyway.
- The imaginative power and feminism of Harriet Prescott Spofford
we can only believe that Gothic genius came much earlier than Ann Rice and Joyce Carol Oates. During her time, Spofford published continuously in periodicals, offering short stories, serialized novels, poetry, and articles for adults and children.
- â€˜Paying of respect to our inner lifeâ€™
Part of a postwar turn away from the modernism of Ezra Pound and T. S. Eliot, Kinnell strove to craft accessible poems from the material of everyday life. The centerpiece of his first published collection, a 14-part poem about Manhattanâ€™s Avenue C called ...
- Poet arrested as Israeli authorities hunt with algorithms online
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- Why I no longer write (poetry)
Five months, three days, and 22 hours after I got into college, I realized that I had not written a single poem. There was one exception: A night when I wrote what it meant to be a young, young 18-year-old waiting for 19 and all of its independence to ...
- 10,000 Glass Raindrops Hang from Above at MassArt
The sculptor was especially inspired by the Gothic cathedrals of France ... Rain, for Clayman, also possesses a certain poetry and nostalgia. â€œRain can be so much to so many people. Itâ€™s tears, itâ€™s joy, itâ€™s sorrow. In my life, rain is the ...
- Gravity Fights Dark Energy, Expanding Space the Winner #physics #quantumphysics #science
But if gravity is the shape of space-time, then itâ€™s not a force at all? Is it? Find new science-inspired poetry on my blog here, about every other post, or in one of my collections.
- La Muerte
I wrote this poem after one of my friends had committed suicide. I combined some of my Mexican culture in it with the representation of La Muerte (a.k.a Nuestra SeÃ±ora de la Santa Muerte). She is a saint in Catholic religion who is very popular during the ...
- Chengdu to host international poetry festival
The event, jointly hosted by the federation and Chengdu culture, radio and TV, press and publication bureau, will feature activities such as poetry reading, themed forums, poetry writing and artistic performances. Organizing committee head Liang Ping said ...
- Review: Endless Poetry
walking down a pier filled with black and white cardboard cutouts of the citizens of Tocopilla, en route to their new home in Santiago. Endless Poetry is a bit like Jodorowsky's Greatest Hits Volume II, though the final 20ish minutes contains some fresh ...
- Charges over oilsands deaths lift 'some of the pain' for Nova Scotia family
Death devastated family Archie and Michael spoke from the family home in Cape Breton, surrounded by photos of Dave, and poetry, including a well-loved verse about leaving an empty place at Christmas: "So save them a seat, just one empty chair. You may not ...
- Joshua Seigal on visiting schools as a poet
For me, the best thing about being a professional poet is not actually writing poetry. It is being afforded the regular opportunity to perform my poems to children, and to visit schools where I help them write their own. Here is a list of some of the most ...
- â€˜The Aleph Reviewâ€™: Harking back to the spring of literature
â€œIf you record your experiences in poetry while being true idiomatically to your own ... I beg from no man, I only ask from you,â€™ I intoned. Itâ€™s funny how strong you can stand in the face of tragedy when you feel God is with you.