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- This is what politicians mean when they claim America was founded as a Christian nation: Sam Haselby
When today's Christian nationalists look back at the past two centuries ... but they were visionary American nationalists. Dwight's epic poem, "The Conquest of Canaan," portrayed an independent America as the new Holy Land. He began it in 1771.
- Circumstances that inspire poetry: Lohud Speaker Series
Circumstances that inspire poetry: Lohud Speaker Series What does a poet write when vast transformations are taking place around him, both personally and in the world? Check out this story on lohud.com: http://lohud.us/2p9UQSF
- Cameron Kids Releases Board Book Adaptation of E.E. Cummings Poem August 22
E.E. Cummings (1894-1962) was among the most influential, widely read, and revered modernist poets. His many awards included an Academy of American Poets Fellowship, two Guggenheim Fellowships, and the Bollingen Prize. Among his many volumes are The ...
- What Is Love
What is love? If you had asked me a few years ago, What is love? All I could have said was, an endless torture of someone who claims to care for you yet does everything they can to tear you apart, making you absolutely miserable and plead for death.
- Dark Depression - Poem by Pieter van Wyk
Am I just a toy that you play around with? Am I your rag doll in which stick your pins and needles? You hurt me. You create irreprable damage. I weep in the darkness of the shaddow you cast over me. I hunger for my spot in the light, but you won't let me.
- How do I add a custom theme? (Set up a personal website to showcase my Environment Advocacy Poetry a
**Using a domain I already own through Google Domains, and using a prior WordPress blog, I hoped to integrate the new wordpress personal site with my blogsite, but with a new and upgraded custom theme. When I try to pick a theme, I am directed to 'upgrade ...
- Rebecca Aronson and David Ebenbach read at Malapropâ€™s, Nov. 14
Rebecca Aronsonâ€™s first book, Creature, Creature, won the Main-Traveled Press poetry contest and was published in 2007. She also received the 2010 Strousse Award from Prairie Schooner. Aronsonâ€™s poems have appeared in Tin House, the Georgia Review ...
- Bishop Briggs Finds Beauty in Darkness
NT: Looking lyrically, what is it about darker poetry that you find so addictive as a writer? SM: For as long as I can remember, even when I was this little girl in Sunday school in Japan, I was finding something dark to write about. I donâ€™t know if that ...
- Beckley Art Group offers poetry writing classes
The Beckley Art Group is offering a poetry workshop for any aspiring writers in Beckley. The six week course will teach writers how to write line breaks and sonnets. While this is a beginner's course, poetry teacher Louis Morris says they'll learn about ...
- First Commute, poem by Derek Kannemeyer (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
photo albums, there you shall be still, in your cheap taupe suit, just a smidge of local color. As behind you Tower Bridge, and the Tower itself, anchor the land in history and grey sky. AUTHORâ€™S PHOTO CAPTION: Me in my last college apartment, 1971.
- The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
The realistic fiction novel in verse,story of josh,jb and chuck â€˜â€™da manâ€™â€™ bell is a story of a brotherhood and family most teens can relate too ... this author's style is using poetry to make his story better. I think this because in this story ...
- Critically Acclaimed Author Aaron Ozee to Release Powerful New Childrenâ€™s Book, â€˜Regulusâ€™
For â€œMy Darling Child Shilohâ€ we saw Ozee develop a relationship with ... just five years old and would go onto publish his first book, â€œCelestial Inferno: Poems of Another Realm,â€ at age 15 while still attending Addison Trail High School.
- LITERARY NOTES: Shades of Eidul Fitr in Urdu literature
TRADITIONAL Urdu poetry dubbed the beloved â€˜Eid ka chaandâ€™, or â€˜Eid moonâ€™. It was a perfect literary allusion as it said all about the sweetheart: beautiful and much sought-after but rarely seen. In Urdu idiom, too, Eid moon is something or someone ...
- Art and Poetry Makes Singing in Dark Times More Relevant
Sarkar's endeavor is to keep the dialogue in art and poetry "ideas-oriented", starting with topics such as Race and War, Conflict, Migration, Seeking Peace, to Celebrating Books and the like. Gallerie's conceptual intention is to "lure readers outside the ...
- Detroit poets seek to saturate the world in verse, host open mic night
Initially, he envisioned a hub where the poetry community could discover daily open mics online, participate in workshops, and forge collaborations. So, a mere three years ago, he founded Detroit Poetry Society with Gabrielle Knox. â€œGabby started hosting ...