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- Pippa Middletonâ€™s Wedding Sets Twitter on Fire: From Eye Rolls to Poems About Her â€˜Arseâ€™
Pippa Middleton first had eyes popping at the wedding of her sister, Kate, to Prince William in 2011 when her photogenic backside got nearly as much applause as the nuptials themselves. But Saturday, the famous little sibling was the center of attention at ...
- â€œGospel Poetryâ€ by Ciaran Thompson
The first to fight were doomed to fall. My voiceless friends strewn â€˜cross the span. A great silence spoke after dawn. Of particular note in this poem is the use of repetitive lines and phrases (for what, after all, is war but a seemingly endless series ...
- Gene Weingarten: Think my poems are lowbrow? All of these are based on science jokes.
Today, again, I write for you a number of short â€œpokes,â€ The term I coined for poems that retell some stale old jokes. To those who say itâ€™s lowbrow stuff, I answer in defiance: Youâ€™ll find that every poke below is fully based on science.
- It feels like a betrayal
Because I cannot tell you how I feel... This poem is not about romantic love, which might come as a surprise. It's about a friendship, that is very important to me. Yet I am not sure about *him*....
- Poetry Explorations for Motherâ€™s Day
His poem â€œThe Lanyardâ€ is a reminder of all the gifts mothers offer to their children, friends, and families â€“ the gifts that are often taken for granted or unrecognized, moments from infancy that are not remembered because we are too young â€“ and ...
- India's jeweler to Hollywood stars, now accused of massive bank fraud
During an interview with Reuters in November, Modi - net worth of some $1.8 billion according to Forbes magazine rankings, and famously soft-spoken - discussed his love for art, poetry and paintings ... he was at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
- Introducing Bevan Boggenpoel â€œConfessions in Inkâ€
We became very good friends and I realised that his work is destined for great ... is still yearning for a true cultural and literary renaissance. Boggenpoelâ€™s poetry draws upon his family values, community spirit and his insatiable need to share his ...
- North Haven students take part in poetry recitation contest
Students from North Haven Middle School recently participated in the 2017 COLT Poetry Recitation Contest in Bristol. Ava Guidone, grade 8, recited â€œFilastrocca delle Paroleâ€ by Gianni Rodari and won a gold medal for her performance. Mane Khachatryan ...
- Largoâ€™s first poet laureate aims to provide spark for arts
â€œTo have 160 people interested in poetry is pretty damned amazing actually,â€ he said. The Friends of the Library also has taken notice of his efforts, providing him with a stipend for the past five years. â€œIâ€™m very proud to be a moneymaking poet ...
- Poetry is an Opportunity
But thatâ€™s not necessarily something to be lamented â€“ I personally think itâ€™s sad but then Iâ€™m a big Europhile, itâ€™s become a little bit my specialism, so I recognise I am biased here. European poetry in the UK is a niche within a niche after all.
- Poetry group performs for LGBT community
DarkMatter, a South Asian poetry duo, performed with a group of students from Ohio State on Friday night. DarkMatter is a New York City-based poetry performance group, made up of Alok Vaid-Menon and Janani Balasubramanian. The event was held to welcome ...
- Marcus Amaker brings the city's first poetry festival to Charleston
laughs Amaker. Foley and Amaker ended up becoming good friends â€” Foley was one of Amaker's groomsmen in his wedding â€” and they, along with Berry, the mastermind behind local group Unspoken Word, have been spreading poetry around town for years now.
- Submitting Your Short Fiction and Poetry: 5 FAQs from a Magazine Editor
Youâ€™ll increase your odds of being selected for publishing by writing and submitting work frequently. While youâ€™re at it, send your short fiction or poetry to 2 Elizabeths. Weâ€™d be honored to read your work.
- Watch poet Susan Howe read this Dickinson poem on life and death
opened in January at the Morgan Library and Museum in New York. NewsHour Arts Correspondent Jeffrey Brown visited the museum, where visitors can listen to Dickinsonâ€™s poems, view the only known painting of the reclusive poet and even see a lock of her hair.
- Henry King Gets It: On the Kafka Sutra
Here's a bit from the middle: The poems are formally varied, with fixed forms such as the sonnet and sestina alongside varieties of free verse. In both, Archambeau frequently uses repetition: the necessary repetitions and recombinations in â€œSestina ...