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- Maurice Manning
One Man's Dark, the sixth collection from Pulitzer finalist Maurice Manning, epitomizes the storytelling tradition of his native rural South in poems rich with mythology and lyric beauty. In vivid detail that draws as readily from dreams as from waking ...
- April Is National Poetry Month!
Did you know April is National Poetry Month? If you love or just want to know more poetry, now is a great time to start reading! Here are some fun poetry things to check out: Poets.org is a great place to check out all sorts of fun stuff on poetry.
- 7 Poets for a Little Midsummer Perspective on Parenting
You remember Grimmsâ€™ Fairy Tales. Sexton retells them here with poetry, enhancing their weird, dark mystery. You might not want to read these versions to the kids, though: In the foreword, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. says that Sexton â€œdomesticates my terror ...
- Torâ€™s Best- and Worst-Selling Author: A Conversation Between Tom Doherty and L.E. Modesitt Jr.
I published in small literary magazines for probably about ten ... try science fiction because Iâ€™d read it ever since I was a kid, and so I did. DOHERTY: Poetry is integral to a couple of your novels, too, isnâ€™t it? DOHERTY: I donâ€™t either.
- Plan for poetry Sunday afternoon
The popular series Poetry on the Porch returns at 2 p.m. Sunday at the William ... 3:30 p.m. at the Red Rocks State Historic Site. The event is free and in case of poor weather will be held in the conference center. â€œRoy Beckemeyer is a featured poet ...
- Tips, Tricks, and Routines for Making Your Classroom Slice of Life Story Challenge a Success
There are multiple blog forums out there that are wonderful for students of all ... Set the Rules: With our 5th/6th graders, we expect 10 lines a day per slice. They can write prose or poetry, but nonfiction only, and no â€œlistsâ€ unless they are annotated.
- Poetry writing lessons set Saturday in Henderson
The Rusk County Poetry Society will hold its Celebration of Poetry from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the multipurpose building of South Main Church of Christ, 402 S. Main St. in Henderson. Guest speaker is Charlotte Renk of Athens, poet and instructor of ...
- Fort St. John woman creates poem to grab Prime Minister Justin Trudeauâ€™s attention
â€œWe wanted to do a poetry video for the CBC arts and it was the discussion about what I was involved with at the time with advocacy of Site C and then it became a open poem directed at Trudeau.â€ Knott says she is unsure if Trudeau will see the video ...
- Friends Forever!
I will remain your friend forever on whom you can rely. I know you too are there for me to share my sorrows and joy. Remembering you on Friendship Day and this makes my eyes cry. You too must be remembering me which you cannot deny.
- Resident, poet writes poem for John Lewis, gives private reading, Steaven Misher, Henry county
The moment capped off an exciting week for Misher, who was honored as 2017â€™s Inspirational Poet of the Year through GANSPA (Georgia Arts Neo Soul Poetry Awards). Misher is also the author of three anthologies of poetry.
- Poets to share love of language, inspiration
Miller first came to UHV in 2011 as part of the UHV/ABR Reading Series. At that time, the Washington, D.C.-based writer and poet shared some of his love poems and spoke about how they related to issues of the day. This time, he plans to address topics that ...
- Inspired and â€˜Unoccupiedâ€™: Don Vass compiles more than 30 years of religious poetry
â€œI never did anything with the poems,â€ Vass said. â€œI might put one of them in ... â€œIâ€™ve seen women lose their husbands, lose their children, grandchildren,â€ Vass said. â€œAll the tragedies. They may endure sickness and disease.
- "Important Moments: Episodic Tobago" - Literary Collection Touts Caribbean Poetry & Stories
THE CARIBBEAN, Trinidad & Tobago - July 26, 2017 - PRLog-- Milca Robinson Reid presents her cultural poems, plays, monologues ... CEO of Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Agency. IMPORTANT MOMENTS: EPISODIC TOBAGO (ISBN: 978-1-68181-853-5) is now ...
- Cowboy Poetry and Western Music Roundup: community celebrates of National Poetry Month
The event is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with free admission. The library is also commemorating National Poetry Month with a poetry contest for kids and poetry display for adults all month long. Kids can win cash prizes for their poetry. Another popular library event ...
- Bollywood, Baarish and Boman Irani - Free Press Journal
Bollywood, Baarish and Boman IraniFree Press JournalLight naps in an alcove and Thomas Hood's poetryâ€¦ these are a few of BOMAN IRANI's favourite monsoon things. SHUBARNA MUKERJI SHU ... The only time we used to feel a little sad was when we thought of the street-dwellers. The monsoon does pose a ...