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- Five Senses Poetry for Kids
Iâ€™m thrilled to have Amy of Letâ€™s Explore here as one of Make and Takes newest regular contributors. Amy will be here once a month sharing fabulous ideas for kids. Take it away, Amyâ€¦ Since my girls were preschoolers, we have been writing poems together.
- Sylvia Plath Archive Comes to Light, Reveals Abusive Last Months With Ted Hughes
The letters are part of an archive amassed by feminist scholar Harriet Rosenstein seven years after the poetâ€™s death, as research for an unfinished ... Several of Plathâ€™s poems address her miscarriage, such as Parliament Hill Fields: â€œAlready your ...
- Dark Poems - Poems For Dark - Have You Ever?
Have you ever lost your grip and fallen so low Becoming so lost with no place to grow Struggling in darkness to find your way Leaving behind the blistering shades of gray. Trusting no one not even yourself With The Courage To Heal gracing your shelf As the ...
- 4 Translated Novels You Might Want to Read, According to Kaiama L. Glover
With increasingly unrestrained sadism, she seizes every erotic possibility afforded by her absolute authority ... short-story and essay collections, and works of poetry. Born in Jacmel, Haiti, Depestre is also known for his political activism and has ...
- BWW Review: EMMA MATTHEWS, JACQUELINE DARK, AND TAHU MATHESON at Ukaria Cultural Centre
Then followed two wonderful pieces from Dark, firstly, TrÃ¤ume (dreams), from FÃ¼nf Gedichte fÃ¼r eine Frauenstimme (Five Poems for a Female Voice), better known as the Wesendonck Lieder, WWV 91 by Richard Wagner, a setting of five poems by Mathilde ...
- Some â€˜Reputation:â€™ How Taylor Swift Became A White Supremacy Golden Child
They actually fit well. Really well. â€œTaylor Swift is a pure Aryan goddess, like something out of classical Greek poetry. Athena reborn. Thatâ€™s the most important thing,â€ Andre Anglin of The Daily Stormer told Broadly. â€œIt is also an established ...
- Announcing the â€˜Hobbies Poetry Contestâ€™ Winners
The theme was â€œHobbies,â€ and we received more than 400 poems from students in grades Kâ€“12 that demonstrate their poetic genius and creativity. View our online collection of participants and see the fantastic submissions we received this year.
- Poignant poem honouring end of life care set to music
A poignant poem written by a school girl to express her thanks to hospice staff who cared for her grandfather has been set to music. 12-year-old Josie Sanders penned the poem about the care her grandfather, Geoff Fletcher, received at Exeter Hospiscare at ...
- Celebrating poetry, celebrating yourself
April is National Poetry Month and weâ€™re celebrating with reviews of recent poetry books and above all, a focus on local poetsâ€”our own truth tellers of the word in the next two issues. When I think of what poetry means and what poetry can do in our day ...
- To some millennials, Bob Dylan is a complete unknown
Last semester, Miles Erdman, an English major at the University of Minnesota, studied the British romantic poets, explicating the classic poetry of Wordsworth and Keats. This summer, the native of Albert Lea, Minn., will do his analysis through his earbuds.
- He flushed his friend down 16 ballpark toilets, Durham will be last
Having a handyman for a friend more or less requires toting his earthly remains ... Only after the gameâ€™s finish did he learn that Riegel had died, and he wrote a poem to mark his sad passing â€“ one of thousands in his collection of baseball verse.
- Poems for a wedding
Carol Ann Duffy brings together a collection of wedding vows written by some of our leading poets Britain has many countries, and one of them is Poetry. We go to our national art when we seek Coleridge's "best words" for ceremony and celebration.
- Christian Author Celebrates Gifts of Faith and Family
What better way is there to express oneâ€™s faith in God and love for family than poetry? Georgian author Steve Sieting published â€œFrom Out of the Sandâ€ (WestBow Press, 2013), a collection of imagine-rich, heartwarming Christian and family poems.
- 12 Great Authors Pick Their Essential American Book - TIME
TIME12 Great Authors Pick Their Essential American BookTIMEAs vacationers pack their bags with summer reading, we asked 12 writers to answer the question: â€œWhat book by an American author should everyone read?â€ The list they gave us spans classics and brand-new releases, poetry and fiction, canon writers and ...
- Not Anomalies: Reclaiming the Biblical Heroines
The message rang loud and clear: the only way women get to be the heroes, in the biblical or Christian story, is when God uses them in spite of their womanhood. Wrestling with my calling as a woman is nothing new. I, along with countless women in ministry ...