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- CLASSIC POETRY GROUP: "For I Will Consider My Cat Jeoffry" by Christopher Smart
For I will consider my Cat Jeoffry. For he is a servant of the Living God, duly and daily serving him. For at the first glance of the glory of God in the East he worships in his way. For this is done by wreathing his body seven times round with elegant ...
- It's A Wonder Any Of Us Are Here At All - Poem by Francie Lynch
Others talked nervously on their health, Their swing and trips, car salesmen, and politics. Violet remarked on the wedding, the bride's redolent dress, Brocade and settings. The vows were personal and promising.
- A Reading Of Derek Walcottâ€™s â€˜Love After Loveâ€™
We end this hour with one of Walcottâ€™s poems, â€œLove After Love,â€ as read by actor Tom Hiddleston. TOM HIDDLESTON: (Reading) The time will come when, with elation you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror. And each will ...
- Video: Sheer poetry! York writers host Yorkshire Day book launch
Two city poets, Miles Salter and Oz Hardwick, have edited the Valley Press Anthology Of Yorkshire Poetry. And they are launching it ... by many talented poets â€“ including several well-known friends of YorkMix. Miles himself, of course, is a contributor ...
- Music for love
I was fortunate to witness the Sabri brothers perform at Teen Murti Bhavan with Ghulam Jaffer ... â€œThe songs come with the message that love is the basis of all. I choose such poems. Songs by Kabir Das, Amir Khusrow... all of which are about universal ...
- World Poetry Day The best inspirational poems to get you through the week
Today is World Poetry Day, which celebrates the power of written and spoken expression. UNESCO are seeking to recognise how poetry can capture the creative spirit of the human mind, by encouraging a return to traditions such as poetry recitals, the ...
- CLC student literary magazine wins first place award; five contributors win individual awards
"For many students, this is their first time being published, and their faculty mentors are extremely excited for them. This publication is a joint effort by many people, including the 39 writers and 15 artists who contributed poetry, prose and artwork ...
- Women Poets Discuss Religion, Caste and Myths
50 poets have participated in a two-year-long project which aimed to provide a forum to contemporary poets from India and other South Asian countries to translate poetry in German and vice-versa.
- Winter Solstice â€“ December 21st
... us not to cover over the dark with fear but to open to it with your grace and to be open to your life within the dark. Here is a meditative poem by Joyce Rupp â€œWinterâ€™s Cloakâ€ from The Circle of Life which she co-wrote with Macrina Wiederkehr.
- Angela Alaimo Oâ€™Donnell â€“ Still Pilgrim: Poems [Review]
Here is a link to five of these poems as they appeared in The Christian Century, if you are curious what these poems are like: https://www.christiancentury.org/contributor/angela-odonnell
- Daily Press National Poetry Month celebration continues
We're about halfway through National Poetry Month and there's still plenty of time left to join the fun. If you're looking for ideas, go to poets.org and click on the link for National Poetry Month. You'll find pages of ideas from founding organization the American Academy of Poets, including:
- Best Mother's Day 2017 cards, poems, quotes and messages to wish your mum on Mothering Sunday
More than 30% of Brits say their mum is the most inspirational person in their life. Mother's Day is traditionally a celebration to observe and celebrate mums, grandmothers and step-mums with flowers, breakfast in bed, gifts and cards. The origins of ...
- Kingsburg students win poetry contest - Hanford Sentinel
Hanford SentinelKingsburg students win poetry contestHanford SentinelTwo high school Kingsburg students were named as winners in National University's 19th Annual Young Writers competition. Alyssa Santivanez placed second, earning $150. Garrett Pack placed third, earning $100 in the contest. Both had to write poems that ...
- Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale Gets Two New Trailers
Tiny Diapana is a literary dilettante and warrior of the written word. She has a penchant for poetry, with some of her compositions seeing publication in anthologies. Tiny is drawn to magic realism (eg. Salman Rushdie, Etgar Kerret) and books that are ...
- Giving voice to thoughts, poem by Vijaya Gowrisankar (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
IMAGE: â€œTheme & Variations Plate #96 (Butterfly)â€ by Piero Fornasetti(1913-1988). NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: This poem talks about my first attempt at writing poetry. I went on to participate in many inter-school fests and wrote for radio programs.