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- Why Israelâ€™s Street Lamp Poetry Seems All Too Apt Today
Look up on some of the most famous streets in Jerusalem, and you will see poems or poem-excerpts affixed to streetlamps. I found the one pictured here, on a light-blue banner, high above Emek Refaim Street, which means The Valley of Ghosts Street.
- Poetry Friday Naomi Shihab Nyeâ€™s â€œTruth Serumâ€
Naomi Shihab Nyeâ€™s poetry is filled with love, sensitivity, and compassion. Her work has been a source of solace and inspiration to me for years. So I was thrilled when she was announced as the 2018 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture on Monday during the ...
- Participants Sought For Second Annual â€˜Risk A Verseâ€™ Poetry Event
April is National Poetry Month, a monthlong celebration of the pleasure of this literary art. Newtown is joining in by inviting residents to recite their favorite poem in an afternoon of community, followed by a reception. Last year, residents including ...
- Publishing Controversial Figures, Book Thieves, and More
BookRiot recommends fiction and poetry books in translation published this month, including a new novel from Man Booker International Prize winner Han Kang and an unfinished science fiction work by Nobel laureate Czeslaw Milosz. Good news for indies ...
- Mungovanâ€™s Marine Corps poem is a must-read
Ms. Mungovan's brilliant prose and poetry capture the essence of the Marine Corps ... are basking in the glow of their grandmother's love and devotion. If possible, perhaps you would be so kind to publish this well-deserved and long overdue acknowledgement
- Minneapolis author Kelly Barnhill wins Newbery Medal for middle-grade novel
Author, teacher Holbrook back at Loft with new series Twin Cities book events: â€˜Following Prince,â€™ fireside readings Minneapolis publisher Graywolf has 4 ... monster Glerk holding a daisy and reciting poetry. â€œI knew it was going to be a fantasy ...
- Photo Flash: Windmills and Poetry Fill Capitol City Opera's Man of La Mancha
Tickets are available online at CCITYOPERA.org. Atlanta-area classically trained singers the opportunity perform on a professional level, Capitol Jonathan Spuhler as Cervantes/Don Quixote, Daniel Weisman as Sancho, and Rachel Eve Holmes as Aldonza/Dulcinea ...
- Teacher defied her health problems with her poems
Indeed, at our wedding and to the consternation of the rabbi ... In spite of these handicaps Gina threw herself into her love of language and, especially, of poetry. Before her strokes she did some book reviews on community radio and in newspapers.
- Hospital Productions unearths an industrial gem with reissue of Vilains Bonshommesâ€™ only album
Over three tracks, the release blended icy goth atmospheres with poetry by Arthur Rimbaud. Reissued with gorgeous new artwork, it marks Lâ€™Ã©ternitÃ© RetrouvÃ©eâ€™s first vinyl pressing and the only time itâ€™s been widely available. Lâ€™Ã©ternitÃ© ...
- Happy Poetry Friday Birthday Treasures
Welcome to my birthday poetry party. I am a birthday triplet with Linda Mitchell and Julieanne Harmatz, both of whom I originally met through blogging. Now they are real life writing critique friends. Hop over to their blogs to say Happy Birthday!
- What's Happening at Middletown Township Public Library January 22-28, 2017
The Computer Lab, Teen Room, and Group Study Room have been set aside for studying. A Drop-In program. Sunday, January 22nd , 2:00 â€“ 4:00 pm. Write Club: Working on a novel? Writing poetry? Inspire yourself to write and hone your skills. Each meeting we ...
- A Punch in the Face for Free Speech / Robert Creeley: 13 Poems / bobsan88: Middlemarch
Trump supporters take a selfie with white nationalist leader Nathan Damigo, who punched a woman at the last Berkeley rally.: image via Shane Bauer @shane_bauer, 27 April 2017 A white nationalist punches her in the face. Then they come after her and her family.
- Paladin Acquires Erotic Chiller They Remain
Barronâ€™s novels, short fiction, and poems have earned him a substantial following among aficionados of fantasy, noir, horror, and sci-fi, and have twice won him the Shirley Jackson Award. Gelatt, similarly, combines multi-disciplinary experience as a ...
- UN Report Paints Dark Reality of Womenâ€™s Rights in Morocco
Rabat â€“ The MENA region, the sacred land of Islam, of spiritual music and enchanting poetry , is also a fertile land of gender inequality, domestic violence and sexist traditions. The International Men and Gender Equality Study in the Middle East and ...
- Sixty Fifth Birthday Poem
with a glowing, hot iron. You drop your drawers and OLD is eternally branded on your ass. It is painful, sad, Home to some of the best stories on medium. Look around, relax and enjoy one with a sip of coffee.