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- App State's Visiting Writers Series resumes Sept. 21 with readings and craft talks
His craft talk, titled â€œLet Me Out of this Coffin: Lessons the Gothic Can Teach Us,â€ proposes that Bram ... that distinguish the speaker of a poem from speakers of other poems, other poems by the same poet, or other poets.â€ Ludvigson, who taught ...
- Teen wins hearts with her victory in poetry contest
Wu Yishu, a 16-year-old student from Shanghai, has become an overnight sensation after winning the final of a TV poetry contest on Tuesday. China Central Television's Chinese Poetry Competition was one of the most popular shows during Spring Festival.
- Impulse Shopping in Southampton, poem by Lisa Wiley (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
on this lonely, sandy patch of Long Island. NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I wandered around town aimlessly on my one day off from the Southampton Writers Conference 2013 not having been alone much in 13 years since my children were born.
- UNT WWI poetry exhibit lecture and reception Feb. 23
One of the books of poetry that is on display during UNTâ€™s Libraries Special Collections exhibit, The Lost Generation: World War I Poetry from the Donald Thomas War Poetry Collection. The exhibit will be open until May 11. Download image. A lecture and ...
- The Sands Shifted Under Us Like Pickpockets, poem by Lee Parpart (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
the gold-nugget band finally slipped your narrow finger. From the moment it escaped to swirling sand, that ring should have been lost â€“ a sacrifice to any gods in exchange for a good first year. I donâ€™t know what feral impulse drove me to the beach to ...
- Police rewrite of Christmas poem becomes a social media sensation
As residents start their holiday shopping, Chief Joseph Solomon and the Methuen Police Department are reminding residents of several safety precautions when ordering items online to ensure that their gifts donâ€™t fall into the wrong hands. To best ensure ...
- Christian wedding poems - Free privo doting - Big church day out may 2009
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- The Dear Women project is encouraging people to write to the women whoâ€™ve inspired them
Coffee, oversized blankets, and poetry give me the warm and fuzziesâ€¦oh ... These have now been transformed into cards for people to send to their inspirational women, and 25% of the profits from each box will go to a women-supporting non-profit.
- Adirondack storm inspires book of poetry, photos
We all want to leave more than a headstone by which our family will remember us. What started as a legacy project for her grandchildren, local poet Constance â€œConnieâ€ Clarke turned into a book of photography and poetry she aims to share with the ...
- Poet's palace; Region to host largest poetry festival in New England
"The poetry festival is really a celebration and there's a lot happening the whole weekend," said Veach, who has presented festival workshops for the past four years. The workshops and programs cover diverse topics, from life to death to motherhood and ...
- A Sudanese slam poet who fled Darfur when she was a child closed this year's Yale graduation ceremony - Quartz
QuartzA Sudanese slam poet who fled Darfur when she was a child closed this year's Yale graduation ceremonyQuartzThis year, Yale's Class Day finished with a poem by Sudanese slam poet Emtithal Mahmoud. The graduating student, whose family fled to the US from Darfur when she was a child, started writing slam poetry at Yale, and represented the school in national ...
- Ian Rankin on 30 years of Detective Inspector Rebus
When I arrived at Edinburgh University I was writing poetry. And then I thought ... That thing Scudder and Ballou have, where theyâ€™re almost friends but you can never tell if theyâ€™ll remain friends or end of destroying one another?
- Notable NYC: 1/14â€“1/20
Powerhouse, 6 p.m., free. Carrie Bennett, Aimee Harrison, Marco Maisto, Kevin Mclellan, and Travis A. Sharp read with Small Portions. Berlâ€™s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free. Norman Fischer and Sue Landers join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
- Richard Baguio Releases MY LIFE AND LOVES - Broadway World
Richard Baguio Releases MY LIFE AND LOVESBroadway WorldPublished by New York City-based Page Publishing, Richard Baguio's heartfelt work is the perfect read for any poetry fan! "These poems are written about my thoughts, about life, my life experiences, and my loves," said author Richard Baguio. Readers ...and more »
- Meet National Book Award Finalist Leslie Harrison
Seriouslyâ€”go read it. It is funny and smart and sad and gorgeous. Matt Thorburnâ€™s Dear Almost. I love epistolary poems so much and this one is amazingâ€”a book-length love letter to the daughter he lost to miscarriage, a book-length love letter to New ...