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- Friends in faith
The chilÂdren greeted him with poems and songs. While he walked around the difÂferÂent classrooms, stuÂdents asked him to parÂtiÂcipÂate in some of the activÂitÂies. Also durÂing CathÂolÂic School Week, St. ChrisÂtophÂer EleÂmentÂary School ...
- An Instagram poet outpaces the haters
But Instagram is really where she publishes. Some of Kaurâ€™s poems are just a line, like â€œi think my body knew you would not stay.â€ It lends itself to parody. Her themes donâ€™t vary much: heartache hurts, love heals, women are strong, loving yourself ...
- The Tragic Side of Weddings - Wall Street Journal
Wall Street JournalThe Tragic Side of WeddingsWall Street JournalA wedding day transformed into a funeral was a stock theme in Greek mythology and poetry. In one version of the Trojan War narrative, Iphigenia, the daughter of King Agamemnon, walks to the altar dressed as a bride, unaware that she is about to be ...
- Poet Clare L. Martin reads from new work Tuesday at Black Cafe
Martinâ€™s stunning, stark and often confessional new collection, Seek the Holy Dark, has been released by Yellow Flag Press. Former Louisiana poet laureate Darrell Bourque wrote of the new collection: â€œAny new book of poems worth its salt must reinvent ...
- Love From Me
I don't care if you won't leave me alone, Because I'll get you away from me, You don't blind me anymore: I taught myself you're not what I need. My door won't be darkened by you anymore, I won't notice your shadow occasionally waiting.
- Photojournalist shares grief, feelings through poetry
Photojournalist and Portsmouth resident Suzanne Laurent, a former staff member at the Derry News and The Eagle-Tribune, has created a new poetry book, "Losing Light," written following the unexpected death of her husband Jean Bernard Laurent in 2015.
- Pilgrimage to remember poet Yun Dong-ju
He lived a sad, short life under the Japanese colonial rule ... I could only breathe the air of the campus and walked where Yun Dong-ju must have walked with poetry in his mind and heart. The old campus with red brick buildings reminded me of my Yonsei ...
- Juchitan, the city hardest hit by Mexicoâ€™s earthquake, plays a special role
At these events, the women dance and recite erotic poetry; the men drink. As the city begins to rebuild, it might be worth recalling the words of Mexican writer Andres Henestrosa. â€œJuchitecas have no inhibition, there is nothing they canâ€™t say nor ...
- POEM: 'I watch the birds through spring and fall'
I suppose in the tree they have a family. They are too young to leave the nest ... But there's a lot to see out of my window To make me happy. â€¢ TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- REVIEW: New poetry collection draws from found documents from the 19th century
Better Nature is the first book of poetry by writer and University of British Columbia lecturer Fenn Stewart. She brings together found documents (mainly drawing from an 1880 diary detailing Walt Whitmanâ€™s travels through Canada) in a radical effort to ...
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- Opening ceremony to be held for Waterford outdoor poetry exhibit
The event is designed to bring attention to poetry as an art form. Register for the free opening ceremony at www.poetry-leaves.com.
- Apalachee Review fighting the good fight for literature
The Apalachee Review has recently published issue No. 66. The slim paperback volume contains short stories, poems, book reviews and other writing from local and national writers. The volunteer-operated magazine has struggled to stay alive ever since it was ...
- Top 10: Best Poetry Books for Kids
I think Iâ€™ve been â€œworkingâ€ on it for more than a year. I feel somewhat fraudulent posting on best poetry books for kids because Iâ€™m no expert. National Poetry Month is forcing me to face my own fear of poetry to finally complete this list.
- A Jewish Cult Poet and His Famous Anti-Semitic Friend
If youâ€™re familiar with Ezra Pound, the king of modernist poetry, then youâ€™re probably aware of his notorious anti-Semitism. What you might not know is that a Jewish Marxist poet with a cult following named Louis Zukofsky was one of his good friends.