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- Heartbroken, poet Robert Frost planned suicide in local swamp, professor says
He points to the fact that Frostâ€™s son, Carol, committed suicide, that depression and schizophrenia ran through the family, and that some of Frostâ€™s poems express a death-wish. â€œA lot of biographers didnâ€™t want to go into that subject,â€ Hart said ...
- Harshing the Internet Poetâ€™s Mellow
Neither did the fact that he posted his poems on Instagram in a typeset font, accompanied by images of cigarettes and frequent references to coffee. Yost had a lot of fans on Instagram, but when a writer tweeted critiques about what she viewed as ...
- Oklahoma's largest National Cowboys Days event starts Friday
There will also be music, pony rides, cowboy poetry, re-enactments and gunfights. The National Day of the Cowboy began with a celebration in Wyoming in 2005. By 2008, Congress established the National Day of the Cowboy to honor the values and traditions of ...
- Rexburg man writes poetry, prose about local birds
REXBURG â€” The aviary community in the Upper Valley is a beautiful thing to behold, according to one local man. Dallin Saurey is a bird-watching enthusiast in Rexburg. Heâ€™s spent the last decade of his life studying birds and how they live. â€œBird ...
- Urdu poet and lyricist Naqsh Lyallpuri passes away
Renowned Urdu poet and lyricist Jaswant Rai Sharma, known to the world by his pen name Naqsh Lyallpuri, died here on Sunday, a family friend said. He was 89. He had been ailing for some time and breathed his last around 11 a.m. at his Andheri home.
- This Indian Teenager Is Using Slam Poetry To Confront Beauty Standards
â€œSince the age of 9 Iâ€™ve been slapping my face with fairness creams,â€ Joharâ€™s poem begins. â€œEvery face wash was a slap ... anything is better than dark.â€ (Haldi is the Indian word for turmeric, which many women use to make their skin appear ...
- Viva La Festival! Outdoor culture is our passion - The Guardian
The GuardianViva La Festival! Outdoor culture is our passionThe GuardianWhile small, venue-based jazz and poetry festivals have been around since the 1970s and even earlier â€“ the Edinburgh Festival was founded in 1947 to â€œprovide a platform for the flowering of the human spiritâ€ in the aftermath of the second world war ...
- Kanhaiya Lal Sethia Award for Poetry 2017 to Jayanta Mahapatra at ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival
Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Jaipur: To celebrate the expressive art of poetry, the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, one of the greatest literary gatherings in the world, today announced the winner of the second Kanhaiyalal Sethia Award for Poetry.
- Sharing an evening of poetry and song in Hingham
â€œWe are pleased at Old Ship to have been able to offer this to the community for all these years, and we are grateful for Elizabeth's commitment to the event and for her love of poetry as a healing force in our lives.â€ Every April, Torrey and Read ...
- Funny Poems - Poems For Funny - Butterflies In My Tummy
I got a funny feeling in my heart, and butterflies in my tummy. i have never felt so special, never felt this way before. you tell me that you're fallin for me, and I grin from ear to ear. you kiss me on my forehead, and my nervousness is everything but dead.
- 7 Reasons Why â€œThe Dark Knightâ€ Is The Best Superhero Movie of All Time
The story of Harvey Dent shows many similarities with â€œThe Grand Inquisitorâ€, a poem written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Just like in â€œThe Dark Knightâ€, a saviour, in this case Jesus Christ himself, comes to help people by making the simultaneously ...
- Poet explores Pan-Africanism, salutes First Family
Naledi Sande Arts Reporter â€” Talented wordsmith Princess Musonza has released an album that honours the First Family and preaches Pan-Africanism ... The album is mainly made of poetry spiced with exciting mbira vibes. â€œâ€™Restore Identityâ€™ targets ...
- Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology goes beyond Marvel's Thor and Loki
Some of the tales are outlandish, like â€œFreyaâ€™s Unusual Wedding,â€ where Thor dresses up as a bride ... a format thatâ€™s far less daunting than my century-old book of epic poetry.
- Topekaâ€™s Brooksfest announces poetry contest with $300 prize, publication opportunity
Organizers of Brooksfest, a festival celebrating Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gwendolyn Brooksâ€™ 100th birthday, announced Wednesday that ... Poetâ€™s Primerâ€ to each of two winners of a poem contest: one middle-schooler and one high-schooler.
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