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- SCF Lakewood Ranch Fest to Celebrate Poetry, Prose and Photography
E. Live jazz will set the mood for the evening. Poet Gianna Russo, whose â€œMoonflowerâ€ poetry collection has won a Florida Book Awards bronze medal, a Florida Publishers Association Presidentsâ€™ Award silver medal, and an Eric Hofer First Horizons ...
- Poets and Amazons on the shores of Coniston
Poets from across the Atlantic will gather on the shores of Coniston this summer to read and write and ramble at an iconic venue. Led by David Whyte, American based Irish poet, the group will be based at a farmhouse with a strong literary heritage.
- National Poetry Month Picks
Do you ever sit and contemplate the meaning of life stuck in traffic? Question your own mortality ... Happy Earth Day, National Poetry Month and good luck to you all on your finals. If you have a poem of your own or would like to suggest a poem for ...
- Gratitude - Poem by Hasmukh Amathalal
Hi, Mehta. I am very deeply moved and impressed with your responses. I would never have expected you taking so much time on reading and commenting. And not just commenting! Your verse is poetic, prophetic and truly inspirational! I owe you a debt of gratitude!
- Wishing to be 18, poem by Brenda Davis Harsham (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
AUTHORâ€™S PHOTO CAPTION: Me at 18 holding Mouser the Cat, alas not mine, but not loved the less for belonging to someone else. NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: Adolescence can be a tough time, an awkward time of waiting to grow up. Books and poetry were a balm to ...
- Tom Pettyâ€™s America Is The One We Want To Believe In
I was generally too sad to leave the house, and I am also averse to arena shows ... His first collection of poems, The Crown Ain't Worth Much, was released by Button Poetry in 2016. His first essay collection, They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us ...
- Colleenâ€™s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 40 â€“ SUGAR & SPICE
Then, youâ€™re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and letâ€™s write some poetry. My friend, Yecheilyah Ysrayl is hosting a poetry contest on my blog, and Iâ€™m one of the judges! Click HERE to read the post and enter the contest. There are prizes!
- The People of Crimea
"I was forced to flee Luhansk, Ukraine, because they shelled my home. I've been staying with a friend in Yalta for several months. Yes, I am a Cossack. Yes, I am sad."
- State Lines: California poetry: Noah Blausteinâ€™s â€˜Historyâ€™
He is the author of â€œFlirtâ€ and a forthcoming poetry collection, â€œAfter Party.â€ David Roderick is the co-founder of Left Margin LIT: A Home for the Literary Arts, in Berkeley. He is author of â€œBlue Colonialâ€ and â€œThe Americans.â€
- Ending your petâ€™s life is one of a familyâ€™s most difficult decisions
â€œWe take ink and make a paw print, and send it with a poem and sympathy card to the family,â€ said Smith. â€œWe also make a donation to the MSU (Michigan State University) Companion Animal Fund or the charity of the familyâ€™s choice, in the case of ...
- â€˜Midwifeâ€™ is television poetry
We inhabit a beautiful world full of sadness. â€œMidwifeâ€ recognizes this, and its exquisite actors lay before us, in every episode so far as I can tell, the love, joy, tragedy and sorrow which accompany our journey into the light. My parents ...
- Gay man wins Pratt Libraryâ€™s poetry contest
Baltimore resident Stephen Zerance was named the 2017 winner of the Enoch Pratt Free Library/Poet Lore Poetry Contest. The contest was judged by â€œPoet Lore,â€ billed as Americaâ€™s oldest poetry journal. There were 261 poems submitted for the 2017 ...
- Time for Heroes? The Libertines impress from Live at Times Square Newcastle
Dohertyâ€™s whim, combined with his near romantic interactions with fellow frontman Carl Barat, is enchanting. Doherty was always the personality â€“ his lyrics poaching poetry and pointing towards a literary utopia, while Barat, as tonight, is the pretty boy.
- Oscars: 'Jackie's' Composer Scored Film Before Seeing It
Levi, who as Micachu fronts the British alternative act Good Bad Happy Sad, utilized glissandos to place the score ... there was a profound feeling of poetry," he says. "I was so moved by that feeling of tenderness and intimacy. That was my way in: What ...
- Music In The Making: December Birthday Bash
The poem that inspired the symphonic work also plays an integral role here; Scriabin included it as an epigraph. The text reads: Our final work was, in fact, written to celebrate the composerâ€™s 50th birthday. Jean Sibelius had rapidly established himself ...