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- Olive Poetry Series celebrates food, fellowship and rhyming couplets
On this particular Tuesday, experimental poet Andy Weaver, a former Edmontonian now teaching contemporary American and Canadian poetry at York University in Toronto, was holding forth with selections from his upcoming book, Octopoesis. Weaver is fascinated ...
- Poetic duo tied the knot after being brought together by rhyme - Lancashire Telegraph
Lancashire TelegraphPoetic duo tied the knot after being brought together by rhymeLancashire Telegraph"It had come straight out of the show room. "There were a few readings of poetry at the wedding too." The couple, who live in Edenfield have won many awards for their work, producing poems about computers, internet, growing old, being henpecked ...and more »
- Lingerie-Clad Pamela Anderson Wipes Away Tears as She Mourns Hugh Hefner's Death
In her poem, titled Goodbye #Hef," Anderson looked back at her friendship with the publisher. "Mr Hefner / I have so many thoughts, I have no brain n right now to edit / I am me because of you / You taught me everything important about freedom and respect.
- Blaise Cendrars, â€˜Poet for the Twenty-First Centuryâ€™
Hyperallergic posts another valentine to a heavyweight of Modernism, the poet Blaise Cendrars. Yannis Livadas writes, â€œIf Rimbaud was the true founder and pillar of the spirit of the new poetry, Cendrars was the architect of its brand new structure.â€
- Critically Acclaimed Author Aaron Ozee to Release Powerful New Childrenâ€™s Book, â€˜Regulusâ€™
For â€œMy Darling Child Shilohâ€ we saw Ozee develop a relationship with ... just five years old and would go onto publish his first book, â€œCelestial Inferno: Poems of Another Realm,â€ at age 15 while still attending Addison Trail High School.
- Channel for All Nations to host 2017 Mlakatuli festival on Sunday
As a day to the much awaited Mlakatuli 2017 event draw near, organizers Lilongwe based Christian organization, Channel for All Nations media say all is set for people to experience the best entertainment through poetry at the heart of the capital city.
- Wedding Poems - Poems For Wedding - The Golden Wedding Of Sterling And Sarah Lanier, September 27, 1868.
A rainbow span of fifty years, Painted upon a cloud of tears, In blue for hopes and red for fears, Finds end in a golden hour to-day. Ah, YOU to our childhood the legend told, 'At the end of the rainbow lies the gold,' And now in our thrilling hearts we ...
- Solace and the dead poets' society
My love affair with cemeteries began with the grave of 19th-century American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ... My first crush in a lifetime of romances with poets, visiting Longfellow's final resting place filled my head with rhyming verses and New ...
- POEM: 'My cat and I are growing old.'
My cat sits in my lap And we are lost 'in reverie.' â€¢ TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a short paragraph about yourself and why you wrote the poem. A photo of yourself also is welcome.
- Performing History: Politics and Poetry in Arles
Many exhibitions at the Rencontres dâ€™Arlesâ€”a photography showcase held annually since 1969â€”take place in Gothic churches on winding medieval ... instilling his images with eerie poetry. The 1963 series of nudes of his first wife, Yoko (1963), uses ...
- 'Bearded Lady' Harnaam Kaur On Why 'Self-Love Is So Powerful, It Could Stop War'
The 26-year-old, nicknamed The Bearded Lady, was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome after she began to develop facial hair in her teens. Sheâ€™s spent ... songs and poems on the theme of self-love. â€œWe all have a purpose in life and I believe ...
- The kids are drunk, acting like adults
The instructor faintly prompts discussion and each student speaks, one at a time, as in a bookish courtroom, kids on trial. It reminds me of the halfway houses, rehabs, and camps for dangerous children; those helpless counselors, faintly prompting ...
- Cat Poetry: A Kitten Sonnet
a ball of yarn, which also easily hooks the claw, and awakens within kitty: instinct and joy. In a moment of sharp-edged innocent desire; a thread of wool in the claws of a little kitten. A serious play, this is. For the mitten, `tis fire, it is like kitty ...
- Granada Books Closing
The struggling State Street store tried to rally funds to keep it afloat.
- What Is Cowboy Poetry?
Research suggests that people who daydream have a high capacity of working memory, which is linked to intelligence. more... In the late 1800s, cowboys in the western United States gathered around the campfire at night, telling cowboy stories, making up ...