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- â€˜Capitals: A Poetry Anthologyâ€™ of 185 cities
Abhay Kâ€™s most recent collection of poems is The Seduction of Delhi (Bloomsbury). His Earth Anthem has been translated into 28 languages. Readers can visit him online at http://www.abhayk.com.
- A Message From Your Ex Girlfriend To The New Love Of Your Life
If you tell her I was just a girl you datedfor a couple of years, she will only give you a hard time.The hundreds of photos tagged in your outdated profileand the stack of books with our names ... how our lips played with poetry and how we daredto dream ...
- The Voice of Silent Protest
Heâ€™s most famous for his verse, and ranks among Urdu poetryâ€™s five greats, right beside Mir Babar Ali Anis, Mir Taqi Mir, Mirza Ghalib, and Allama Iqbal. Faiz also linked to Iqbal as the transmitter of a new message. But while Iqbal prescribed power as ...
- Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton pens poem for â€˜Nationâ€™s Roseâ€™ Princess Diana on Instagram
FORMULA One star Lewis Hamilton has penned a poem paying tribute to Princess Diana, 20 years after her death. Yesterday was the 20th anniversary of the Princess' death as mourners from around the world paid tribute. Hamilton was 12 at the time of her death ...
- The life of J. Robert Oppenheimer set to poetry
Kelly Cherryâ€™s â€œQuartet for J. Robert Oppenheimerâ€ is a book-length poem about the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer who was the technical director of the Manhattan Project. During World War II, the Manhattan Project developed the first nuclear weapons ...
- Memorising poetry is an art of the heart - The Guardian
The GuardianMemorising poetry is an art of the heartThe GuardianMemorising poetry works as a kind of Zumba class for the little grey cells. Learning poems takes focus. You know, that thing you used to have â€“ before email, Twitter and Facebook photos of your friend's dogs chewed up what was left of your brain. But ...and more »
- â€œPhillauriâ€â€¦ A schmaltzy, enjoyable â€˜Love Aaj Kalâ€™ retread whose only fault is overlength
She just doesnâ€™t think itâ€™s that big a deal, like he does. Much later, Kanan makes up for his treatment of Anu by reciting seriously romantic poetry. I watched with glassy eyes. Best of all, this heavily emotional story is treated by the director ...
- Iran to honor bard Shahriar on Day of Persian Poetry
His most famous Azari language poem 'Heidar-Baba' has so far been translated into 90 languages. Shahriar was the first Iranian to write significant poetry in Azarbaijani language. He published his first book of poems in 1929, with prefaces by Mohammad-Taqi ...
- No money writing in Indian languages, say poets
Despite having been awarded the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar 2017 for his collection "Dharti Sau Akash Dhair", there is little hope that he will ever consider poetry as a serious profession. "I won't dare to take up writing as my profession ...
- YA readers who like good books must avoid bestselling poet Lang Leavâ€™s tearful fiction debut
It is only going to make vulnerable teenagers write sentences that theyâ€™ll then call poetry. I would urge everyone who has an urge to read Lang Leav to read an article by Joshua Lee, titled The Real Reason Why Lang Leavâ€™s Poetry Is So Toxic.
- Justify the title of the poem, The Darkling Thrush.
In using the word "darkling" to describe the thrush, Keating is pulling out some antiquated English that illustrates the size of the bird, as well as its frailty and old age, which belies the beauty of its song.... a sense of hope in a cold, dark world.
- Teaching an African American lit. course with audio recordings of black women reading poetry as the basis
This past semester, I taught an African American literature course concentrating on audio recordings of black women reading poetry. My class was comprised of all first-year collegiate black women, and we listened to recordings by more than 30 different ...
- New Concept in Christian Music â€“ This is So Awesome
I remember wanting to write it from the position of His humanity, so it would be more identifiable for non-Christian people along with the ... I started writing poetry pretty early on. I didnâ€™t really start writing music until I started traveling.
- American Authors as Activists
And since the birth of American literature, as far back as Thomas Paineâ€™s Common Sense and Anne Bradstreetâ€™s poetry, U.S. authors have been mixing the personal and the political in publication. Perhaps one of the most well-known writer-activists is ...
- Deere Friend - Poem by Lamar Cole
Walt couldn't wait for spring and all its cheer. So that he could get out his green and yellow John Deere. He loved the smell of fresh cut green grass. Riding his John Deere lawnmower always gave him a blast. He always hated for mowing season to end.