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- Poetry Friday -- Love Song to Reading
The JOY of learning to read. "I longed so to read. This was my hope. This was my need." becomes a part of you." "A book gives you a double life." The ways reading CHANGES us: "An open book will make you kind." "Charlotte taught me what to do." "I'm a reader.
- Hidden child of the Holocaust to speak on May 11
ROCKAWAY -- Maud Dahme, a hidden child of the Holocaust and a champion of human rights around the world, will be the special guest speaker at the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Diversity Cont
- Write a verse worthy of Hallmark in your Valentine's Day card - here's how
While Tesco has plenty of cards to choose from with ideal poems and sentiments inside, nothing impresses quite like one of your own. So in the spirit of romance, we asked Hallmark to share some expert tips for writing your own Valentine's message.
- 1987 Movie Review: NEAR DARK, 1987
Near Dark may not quite come close to masterpiece status by any ... http://www.wildsound.ca/logline.html Deadlines to Submit your Screenplay, Novel, Story, or Poem to the festival:http://www.wildsound.ca
- Poet, author and former Jewish studies instructor Chana Bloch dies
Her translation of the book Open Closed Open, by the Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai, with colleague and friend Chana Kronfeld, a UC Berkeley professor of Near Eastern studies, won several awards, including the PEN Translation Prize. Kronfeld recalled ...
- Thank you, Teen Ink
Teen Ink has shown me that I have more than one skill; I can do photography, write poetry, and still have time for a quick music review of my favorite band. Thank you, Teen Ink, for the opportunity to get my work noticed and out into the world. Youâ€™ve ...
- The Craziest Demands of College Kids in 2016 - Daily Beast
Daily BeastThe Craziest Demands of College Kids in 2016Daily BeastYale English majors are required to take a two-course sequence on the eight great poets of English literature: Geoffrey Chaucer, Edmund Spenser, William Shakespeare, John Donne, John Milton, Alexander Pope, William Wordsworth, and T.S. Eliot.and more »
- The Texan's Texas: Easygoing charm in Brenham
Festival Hill hosts more than 50 events a year, ranging from poetry readings to classical guitar concerts to herbal forums. The All-American fare at Royers Round Top Cafe enjoys statewide renown, especially the scratch-baked pies. Four miles east of Round ...
- Faber Social: An Evening of Poetry at The Social
Sophie Collins is co-editor of tender, an online journal promoting work by female-identified writers and artists, and editor of Currently & Emotion (Test Centre, 2016), an anthology of contemporary poetry translations. She won an Eric Gregory Award in 2014.
- Welcome Multi-Genre Author, Harmony Kent #StoryEmpireRoadshow
This wonderful arrangement of fifty poems takes you from the abstract of Zen to the melody of music, and will reach into your mind, your heart, and your soul. My seventh book, Interludes, takes a jaunt on the naughty side in the form of erotic short ...
- Michael Moritz is right: Silicon Valley should be terrified of China
Huang Nubo, one of China's richest men, saw his family lose everything and father commit suicide during the Cultural Revolution â€“ he now writes poetry about this horrifying ... and value to wedding dresses. She previously worked in supply chain ...
- Speechless Wonder for Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets DONE for Mon. 4/24
Some of the poems are fanciful, some moving ... Ekua Holmes won a 2016 Caldecott Honor for her debut childrenâ€™s book, Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement, and her illustrations are magnificent here as well.
- Event of week: Lexington poetry event to remember Whitman
A transcendentalist and humanist, he served as a nurse during the American Civil War and is considered one of Americaâ€™s most influential poets. Previous Munroe Saturday Nights poetry events celebrated the works of Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost and ...
- Mediterranean menu comes to town
The business originally started out as a catering operation but the family was so successful at the events they served at, including the Mining Expo and Cowboy Poetry Gathering, that they decided to open a full service restaurant. â€œThe first week we were ...
- In â€˜Texas Chain Saw Massacre,â€™ Sympathy for the Devil
Every word intimidates, but when placed together, they become evocative poetry, an unforgettable incantation of cheap ... Whatâ€™s lost in surprise is made up by new details noticed, the gothic juxtapositions of colors or the ominous tracking shot ...