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- My Sisters and Brothers, Donâ€™t You, Canâ€™t You, Wonâ€™t You, See? â€“ A Poem
Stephen Brackens-Brinkley is a Christian minister, teacher, counselor and Human Rights Activist. He has been a strong supporter of the Palestinian cause for many years. He currently resides in San Diego, CA, USA. He contributed this poem to ...
- Friend poem No. 4
We went camping in August, Hanna and I. Five days of our favorite things. The first dayâ€“hiking for hours. The secondâ€“biking for hours. (â€œI feel as if,â€ I said, â€œWe only Bike until we hate ourselves.â€ â€œIâ€™m about there,â€ she said.)
- Just Before Her Death, Elise Partridge Produced Breathtaking Poetry of Mortality
When it comes to poets, we like to hold a torch for firebrands who flared out earlyâ€”see Sylvia Plath, John Keats, and Hart Crane. In-depth profiles of living practitioners often favor the conspicuously youthful, such as Patricia Lockwood and Ocean Vuong.
- Rising poetâ€™s new book â€œThe Black Diariesâ€ inspires to chase dreams despite challenges
Rising poet, author and spoken word artist Eyce Diggi has recently released her new poetry book â€œThe Black Diariesâ€ which motivates to chase dreams no matter how challenging the situation seems to be. June 26, 2017 â€“ All those struggling with ...
- Storm caused S-VE schools to scramble
The Childrenâ€™s Fund is administered by the school nurses and ... There is a New York state Womenâ€™s Suffrage 100th Anniversary essay and poetry competition, sponsored by Riverow Bookshop. Entry deadline is March 14; details can be found on Riverow ...
- â€œModified Visions of a Half-Imagined Pastâ€ â€“ Reading Doomsday Clock #2, Action Comics #994, Detective Comics #971, Teen Titans #15 (SPOILERS)
He wrote poems, wrote and directed plays ... The Batman of Tomorrow reveals himself to the Teen Titans to recruit them to his cause. But the reunion gives way to the big question: is the life of an innocent child worth more than the lives of millions?
- DHS honors 'crusaders' for children
The awards coincided with child abuse awareness month ... Thompson started a Juvenile Justice Shark Tank for participants to pitch product ideas and a rap/poetry contest to encourage creative expression. â€œThey face a lot of issues, problems at home ...
- Kids Grown Up by Sophie Jo
I am forever in awe of her blog posts, and her recent venture into poetry has really showcased her incredible talent with words. Kids Grown Up is a book of Disney inspired poems, and as soon as I discovered she had started printing them I knew I had to get ...
- Larry Grayson's hidden heartache: As a newly discovered memoir by the comedian reveals the love of his life was a friend killed fighting the Nazis, we tell the poignant story
It reveals that the hitherto unnamed love of his life was a schoolfriend ... â€˜Tomâ€™s sisters wrote a poem to commemorate his death and Grayson carried it around with him all his life. He would read it to himself at the back of churches, especially ...
- Community Brief: New library program celebrates poetry
Poetry Out Loud @ the Library is a new reading and discussion group that celebrates poetry in its best form: being read out loud. Listen, learn, and share -- but reading out loud with the group is optional, and all reading material is provided for ...
- New This Week: Fergie, the Killers, Macklemore, and more
Murray brings his humor to a variety of songs by Foster, Gershwin, and Bernstein, as well as readings of classic American poetry and prose by Whitman ... Extreme metal meets horror meets pure Victorian gothic vibes in the latest from this English band.
- Chain Store Hell, poem by Jennifer Lagier (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
wore white shirts, black ties. NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I started working for a large chain drug store when I was 17. Most of the other female cashiers were high school dropouts, single moms, who couldnâ€™t understand why I wouldnâ€™t quit college to work ...
- 23 Writing Competitions to Enter Before the End of the Year
Open to stories up to 5000 words, entry is free and the first prize winner will ... and a trip to Cork to attend the Cork International Poetry Festival. Entries close 30 November. This annual contest is open to short stories, poems and creative non-fiction.
- Non-binary spoken word artist Andrea Gibson on their latest album, Atlanta tour stop
She was a lesbian and it was in the news everywhere. One headline read â€œGay legislator reads gay poem in lieu of morning prayer.â€ There was all of this outrage, but what was funny was there wasnâ€™t a single gay thing in my poem. It was the straightest ...
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