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- Blog: Poetry slams gain popularity in Slovakia
If you are interested in poetry (slam), find yourself looking for books and speeches and variety of words or would like to broaden your perspective, do not hesitate to come and see Poetry Slam event by yourself on one of our nights!
- The Miami Poetry Festival thatâ€™s hiding verse in everyday places. Even urinals.
This poetry festival is bringing a poem to every person in Miami.
- Xulon Press Announces New Book of Poetry Offering Comfort, Guidance, and Inspiration
It was written at a time when I had just lost our son and a daughter, previously to his death. I would hope that in writing my feelings about my own sorrow, it would help others.â€ Helen VanEck Holub has written poetry since she was a young child ...
- New Poetry Book by Survivalist Poet
BRISTOL, England - March 29, 2017 - PRLog-- Windward is a compendium of poems written over the period of nine years in the author's turbulent and adventurous life. The poet emerges from the darkness of his past experiences thanks to the bulwark of hope he ...
- Why Black People Are Always Bringing Up Old Stuff, Explained
America is a military superpower because of the black soldiers who tipped the scales in this countryâ€™s favor in every war. American art and culture are the most popular in the world because of the music, poetry and art that black people created.
- Buggy books for children
This book was based on a poem that William Roscoe had written for his 10 children. It is a whimsical story about insects and other animals going to a party. The book incorporated a number of colored plates, and is touted by some as the first childrenâ€™s ...
- Beyond Ideology: Poetry and the Conservative Mind
But his success has not come without obstacles. Navigating the world of poetry as a conservative, especially one who favors formalism (the use of traditional meter and rhyme) rather than free verse, puts him at odds with many of his contemporaries.
- Love library: When it comes to love, just think poetry
Many years ago when I attended college out of state, my Jacksonvillian boyfriend mailed me a prettily bound anthology of love poems published by Everyman ... not just between these two star-crossed teens, but between every word-loving reader and Green.
- When reading a book was a group activity
Women, who very often found themselves omitted from public performances, quickly took to them in the home, entertaining friends and family with tales and poems while they knitted ... â€œembattledâ€ bookcases, gothic bookcases, not to mention library ...
- Poets eye N.1m prize as contest holds in August
The â€˜Spoken Wordâ€™ form of poetry contest will be the second this year as it is held ... The organisers in a statement said participation is free as prospective contestants can email firstname.lastname@example.org to get registered.
- Female student, 59, sues her poetry professor â€˜after getting an Fâ€™
Kikkert claimed that she hoped to study classic poetry in the course but received a different syllabus than she had expected, according to court documents obtained by the Stevens Point Journal. â€˜For the reading material in this course, Ms Dyjak chose ...
- Edinburgh Uni holds slam poetry session in aid of Rape Crisis Centre
They kicked things off last night with a bang, with their slam poetry night seeing five women from different ... â€œWe knew students who did spoken word and we asked friends, then word spread and people started contacting us.â€ The events are all framed ...
- Pumphouse Poetry Project to host poetry slam champion Joshua Wiss
His poems are soaked with imagery that evokes varying emotions and touches upon subjects of modern life, love, death, suburban perils and the circular nature of the universe. Be amazed, be inspired and you too shall inspire greatness. Help this young man ...
- U.S. poet laureate heads for rural areas in quest for learning
The U.S. poet laureate has embarked on a series of trips to bring her poetry to rural pockets of the country, with stops in Native American communities and other places that she says her work hasnâ€™t taken her in the past. In an interview, Pulitzer Prize ...
- News Poetry: â€œ2018: The Year in Review â€“ A Prose Poemâ€
Feel free to republish it in part or in full ... "Tony" Alcantara works in a bookstore in Aspen, Colorado. He started writing poetry after a quasi-mystical experience in a graveyard involving Dante, a dead woman named Guadalupe, melting frost, a raven ...