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- Review: Tina Packer's Women of Will | Eisemann Center for the Performing Arts
In any case, Shakespeareâ€™s Juliet is the first flower of his newfound skill: Heightened language and gorgeous poetry, yes: but this is the voice ... a balcony and a pair of clasped handsâ€”and schedules a wedding dateâ€¦for tomorrow.
- Jazz and Poetry Meet in Midtown Kingston
The Brooklyn-born Dalachinsky has released 16 books of poetry and collaborated with William Parker, Matthew Shipp, Susie Ibarra, Roy Campbell, and other luminaries of New Yorkâ€™s downtown free jazz scene. Otomo, Dalachinskyâ€™s wife, is an esteemed ...
- The Canadian teen poetry prodigy
More than 12,000 young writers entered the contest, which is the world's oldest schools' international writing competition. You can read Ariadna's poem in full here: https://www.thercs.org/assets/Essay-Competition/2017-Junior-Winner-Ariadna-Sullivan.pdf
- Hot Black Coffee And A Cigarette
Song lyrics are perhaps the most difficult form of poetry to write. You have both strict meter and ... So I happily present to you my song â€œHot Black Coffee And A Cigaretteâ€. It encapsulates my feelings of desperation, hanging on and hope.
- Page or Post: for old work?
I want to put my (old) Poems online, but Wonder if I should put them in Pages or Posts? Posts all have current dates on, but that will be wrong: as they were written years ago! Can I alter the dates on Posts? Or should I make hundreds of Pages with a ...
- Poetry and Storytelling Event to Support Local Immigrants at Dolphin Bookshop Sat., April 29
â€œWe are trying to help our immigrant neighbors here on Long Island while celebrating great poetry and prose.â€ Participants include Sally Wen Mao, the author of Mad Honey Symposium (Alice James Books, 2014) and Oculus, forthcoming from Graywolf Press in 201
- BWW Review: SEX WITH STRANGERS, Hampstead Theatre
Yet for a play about writing, the form is drearily pedestrian, lacking in poetry, bereft of subtext and rarely digging ... It doesn't help that director Peter DuBois elaborately choreographs each erotic encounter as if prepping for Strictly Come Dancing ...
- Exclusive! StarBenders Debut "Far From Heaven"
"I was always grabbed by the poetry of Adam and Eveâ€”itâ€™s a very gothic sentiment to be doomed by love. Sonically, we wanted to go for something massive. Iâ€™m definitely a 'swing the cat' player, and I was automatically attached to the unhinged ...
- Taylor Swift Pens Poem About 'Revenge' and 'Fair Weather Friends' -- See What She Said
Taylor Swift's most candid work to date extends off the speakers and onto the page. The Reputation singer penned two poems, published in the two accompanying magazines available for purchase with physical copies of her album on Friday, that more deeply ...
- On Poetry: Vermont Anthology Reveals State Role as Muse
Auden claims instead that poetry prepares its readers for arriving at enlightened decisions that in time not only make something happen, but define us as people, in the way that the Declaration of Independence and the Gettysburg Address, both prose poems ...
- 'Black Nature' an anthology of African American nature poetry
Camille Dungy, now an associate professor in creative writing at San Francisco State University, grew up in southern California, on a street called Bluff View, â€œthe uppermost block in a terraced neighborhood.â€ With her friends, she climbed the bluff ...
- Why Is the Bible So Badly Written?
Millions of evangelicals and other Christian fundamentalists believe that the Bible was ... Stephen Hawking on scientific accuracy, Pablo Neruda on poetry, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn on ethical coherence, and Maya Angelou on sheer lucid beautyâ€”just to ...
- AGAR concerts to feature the works of female composers
Although many female composers could not break through the glass ceiling McCormick describes, 15th century poet Christine de Pizan did her best to make a dent in it with her poetry and prose works. â€œShe argued that it was essential to include women's ...
- WB Yeats publishes new volume of poetry
[Editor's note: This is an article from Century Ireland, a fortnightly online newspaper, written from the perspective of a journalist 100 years ago, based on news reports of the time.]
- Top 5 things to do in Winnipeg this weekend (March 27-29)
My top pick for the weekend is Cluster Fest a music and art festival with a fun show Friday night, but a close second isÂ Saturday night at the Cavern for a show with SC Mira and Go For The Eyes.