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- Tuhin Das: Bangladesh Poet, Activist and Writer in Exile
â€œBasically, I write poetry because that is my voice ... â€œI love my country and also my family, my parents and my nephew and my sisters and a lot of friends. I think the situation of my country will be good and I will come back to my country.
- Branwell's Life in Haworth and Beehive Poets in Bradford
Branwell BrontÃ«â€™s reputation as the black sheep of the family is well established. He was the waster of opportunities, the loser of jobs, and the one who spent a lot more time in the Black Bull than was necessary â€“ and yet his fellow Haworth villagers ...
- You Should Let Your Kid Cosplay â€” and You Should Try It, Too
You should let your kid cosplay or play sports or write poetry or make movies or build things in the backyard. You should let them be them.
- Poetry Coalition Awarded $200,000 Ford Foundation Grant
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- Off The Shelf: Idle Hands, Loneliness, and Culture
Not badly written by any means, but that isnâ€™t why people pass this book around, wondering what their reader friends might think of it ... neuroscience, mysticism, poetry, virology, materialist philosophy, murder, and more without ever sacrificing ...
- DC Waitress Receives 625 Percent Tip From Trump Supporters
Harris, a 25-year-old African-American woman, had joined the Womenâ€™s March on ... They meant well? I love Busboys and Poets, but this seems incredibly tone deaf to me. It reeks of â€˜All Lives Matterâ€™ and â€˜colorblindâ€™ sentiments.
- Cecily Strong's Night at the Nerd Prom
The comedian CecilyÂ Strong has cited Amy Poehler as something of a role model, onceÂ telling theÂ San Francisco Chronicle,Â â€œEvery time Iâ€™m offered something, I think, â€˜What would Amy Poehler do?'â€ But Amy Poehler never has Â hosted theÂ White House Correspondentsâ€™ Association dinner, as Strong will on April 25â€”nor has Poehler's fellowÂ SaturdayÂ Night Live hero Tina Fey (what happened to theirÂ stated ...
- Marvin Memorial plans sad teen event
The event will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday and feature sad music, sad games, comfort foods, poetry, and tissue crafts. For details, call the library at 419-347-5576 ext. 5.
- Experience One Manâ€™s Spiritual Journey through Life with Beautiful Poetry
This is a real-life story that will tell the world that nobody is perfect. Everybody makes mistakes, however, how to correct these wrongdoings is what matter most. Humanity has always turned to the healing power of words to uplift weary emotions and ...
- What The â€˜Sonam Gupta Bewafaâ€™ Tag Says About Fragile Indian Male Egos
The very concept of â€˜bewafaiâ€™ (unfaithfulness), which comes from Urdu poetry, was not this harsh. The term â€˜bewafaâ€™ has become more of a defamatory remark against the woman. The Indian male ego need to learn how not to blame the woman if things ...
- Poet's Notebook: In over our heads
One pleasure of these columns is that it leads me back to poems I loved years ago, and this story reminded me of a great one by James Dickey, in which a lifeguard dreams about a child he failed to save. If you havenâ€™t read it, look it up.
- At A Woman Artist - Poem by Peter Mamara
But how a swan sings the death-song, which is about Death with its nice visage. And the meadow's dreams: about a sad song, about a wandering young man. And so Romania, forgotten in the charred and old Carpathian Mountains, It has dreamed of your sweet ...
- Meet the Sudanese wordsmith using slam poetry to reveal the truth about being a refugee
Abe Noukâ€™s regards his life as one of â€œluckâ€. Born in a Sudanese prison to an inmate mother, he later fled his native lands and eventually found his way to Australia as a refugee. Now Nouk uses slam poetry to smash through social stigma and preach a ...
- Road Apples
Hemmingplay spent a career as a reporter and editor at two newspapers and, later, in higher ed PR where he worked as a writer and managing editor while his children were getting ... the desire to write fiction and poetry never really went away.
- Gwendolyn Brooks, a poet of exquisite words and insight
But it was back to basics by 1956 with the publication of â€œBronzeville for Boys and Girls,â€ poems dedicated to Black children. The sonnet form she advanced in â€œAnnie Allenâ€ was given wider range in â€œThe Bean Eatersâ€ (1960). Notable, too ...