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- Library poetry slam marks National Poetry Month
For those who are interested in participating in the poetry slam, registration can be done online through the Rowan Public Library web page, or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Free and open to the public, the event will be in the ...
- Your chance to win a signed (print) copy of poet Kevin Morrisâ€™s forthcoming collection of poetry, â€œMy Old Clock I Wind and Other Poemsâ€
I am offering the opportunity to win a signed (print) copy of my forthcoming collection of poetry, â€œMy Old Clock I Wind and Other Poemsâ€, which will be published, by Moyhill Publishing later this month. In order to enter please answer the following ...
- Top 10 Dip Into Poetry Lines
We enjoy a daily sharing over Every Day Poems on Twitter, inviting you to take a dip into poetry with us. Perhaps for you, the poem could be a pool. You could take a dip, a refreshing soak of your arms, legs, and lashes. Or maybe youâ€™re the ...
- Basin Buzz: Best bets for the week ahead
Robert Pickel Sr. will read poetry selections from â€œSojourn,â€ his second volume of poetry and prose at 2 p.m. Friday in Pelican Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care at Washburn Way and Crater Lake Parkway. Pickel was born in 1922 and will be 95 years ...
- Poetry Friday: â€œPsalm as Frustration I Can Live Withâ€
Like the biblical psalms, Nicholas Samarasâ€™s â€œPsalm as Frustration I Can Live Withâ€ speaks for the human condition. And, like many of the biblical psalms, Samarasâ€™s psalm finds the human condition one of being thrust between opposite experiences.
- In search of the perfect word: Literary festival returns to WCU
A writer looking at a blank page is a like a painter staring at a fresh canvas, a sculptor facing a block of clay or a woodworker holding a chunk of wood.
- John Ashbery, celebrated American poet, dies at 90
Sept. 3 (UPI) --John Ashbery, one of the most renowned American poets of the 20th century, died of natural causes Sunday at his home in Hudson, N.Y. He was 90. Ashbery, born in Rochester, N.Y. and educated at Harvard and Columbia Universities, was the ...
- Spanish poet Lorca get first major translation in decades
This book includes one of those plays, a rich and gripping retranslation of Blood Wedding, written in 1932. It's an unconventional choice to print it in a book of poems, but Arvio argues and then demonstrates that the language in it is of a piece with ...
- India vs Australia: Mitchell Starcâ€™s swing-bowling â€” Poetry in motion
He took 24 wickets at 15.16 in a three-Test series against Sri Lanka in Sri Lanka amidst a 3-0 drubbing over his side, the no. 1 Test team during the series. He took 11 more wickets than other pacers combined in his sideâ€™s first whitewash in Sri Lanka.
- Black History Month event aims to 'lift up' young people in Lake County
The poem was one read by Sharon Epps Saturday afternoon at a Black History Month event hosted by Black Lives Matter Lake County, a mix of poetry readings, a short video, speeches and food at the Warren-Newport Public Library. "I think that anything that ...
- Active Poetry Projects
We want to publish six books of new Jewish poetry in the coming year. Our authors include two Pushcart nominees. I've written 45 original poems. I want to inspire youth to read and write poetry as well as perform poetry on stage. My life as the truth that ...
- Trayvon Martinâ€™s parents on their book Rest in Power , Brown Girls premiere, and more things to do in Chicago this week
59th). 5:15 PM Mon 2/13: The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia) hosts Erotica Exotica Poetica, a night of poetry, singing, and dancing with live music from Linda & the Hot Licks, dancing by Cruel Valentine and TS Machine-Gunn CoCo, and open mike poetry.
- Best Quatern Funny Poems
Below are the all-time best Quatern Funny poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of quatern funny poems written by PoetrySoup members Search for Quatern Funny poems, articles about Quatern Funny poems ...
- The 10 best American poems
For whatever reason, I woke up today with a list of the 10 greatest American poems in my head that had been accumulating through the night. Every list is subjective, and of course the use of "greatest" even more so - but these are not just "favorite" poems.
- Christian florist loses religious liberty case, will appeal to US Supreme Court
Seattle, Wash., Feb 16, 2017 / 03:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Washington state florist must pay fines and legal costs for conscientiously objecting to serving a same-sex wedding, as the stateâ€™s supreme court upheld a lower courtâ€™s decision on Thursday.