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- Poem is a rousing call to Cateran Yompers
â€œIt would be nice to leave a footprint of the poem scattered along the trail but itâ€™s early days so weâ€™ll need to wait and see. â€œIâ€™m in love with the Cateran Trail, Cateranâ€™s Common Wealth (a project which embraces arts and cultural activities ...
- Committing Prufrock: Taking a Stand Against Forgetfulness
I grow old . . . I grow old . . . Who starts memorizing poetry at my age? If someone had told me a year ... He doesnâ€™t use the techniques heâ€™s learned on a daily basis to memorize phone numbers or lists. So why bother? And whatâ€™s the point of my ...
- The End Of An Emo Era Is Breaking My Teenage Heart
Emo guys were, yes, â€œemotional,â€ and introspective, and artistic, and they imbued everything with the kind of emotional weight I did as a shitty-poetry-writing teen. They weren ... with a person I was starting to love, to pay homage to the sad ...
- A goat for every martyr: the bitterly funny play about the surreal cost of Syria's civil war
Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian Dark and bitterly funny, Goats is set in a small Syrian village ... studying English literature and theatre. She has published poetry as well as plays, has made documentaries and is working on a thriller series ...
- A Poem: "Then they came for me"
these are a paraphrasing of the famous words from Martin NiemÃ¶ller, an anti-Hitler German Christian pastor: "First, they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I wasnâ€™t a trade unionist, so I didn ...
- How do you write a good wedding poem from mom to son?
It is really a good idea to give something personalized and thoughtful and especially on the auspicious occasion of your sonâ€™s wedding! I had written one for my parentsâ€™ 24th wedding anniversary and I could see how happy they were when they read it.
- Smorgasbord New Book for Christmas â€“ A Tanka Picture Book by Annette Rochelle Aben
What a fantastic connection to experience. Annette is a prolific author and has published many books of poetry and inspirational books. If you are looking for a bit of magic to help you through some tough days, this book will wrap you in a warm glow.
- POETRY: SCHOOLâ€™S OUT
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- Johnny Depp sells prized Jean-Michel Basquiat paintings at London auction amid pricey divorce - Daily Mail
Daily MailJohnny Depp sells prized Jean-Michel Basquiat paintings at London auction amid pricey divorceDaily Mail'Nothing can replace the warmth and immediacy of Basquiat's poetry, or the absolute questions and truths that he delivered,' Depp said in an interview. 'The beautiful and disturbing music of his paintings, the cacophony of his silence that attacks our ...and more »
- Endless Love Poems 2017 Annual Anthology Submissions
Please remember that Sharing is Loving and poetry is in great need of your solidarity. Support poetry initiatives and share this call among your friends poets and in your blogs and social discussions everywhere.
- Poetry Friday: â€œJune Prayerâ€
How to pray for someone bent over by grief when nature is stretching upward in the June sunshine? This is the question posed by Robert Cordingâ€™s â€œJune Prayer.â€ We learn in the course of the poem that the young son of a woman â€œI loveâ€ has died ...
- The pitcher and the poet
... only writer to have won the award for both fiction and poetry. Warren died September 15, 1989, in West Wardsboro, Vermont, where he is buried. Kent Greenfield and Robert Penn Warren were friends, best friends in boyhood but also friends for life.
- Gloria E. AnzaldÃºaâ€™s 75th Birthday
AnzaldÃºa mapped this new frontier with her pen. Her most famous work, Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza, alternates between English and Spanish and includes a variety of forms â€” from poem to prose, from critique to confessional. This striking mix ...
- â€˜I like the process of writing poetry to be play rather than work, doodling rather than penanceâ€™
With four published books of poetry, alongside contributions to various anthologies and journals, this lyric poet is an important presence on the map of Indian poetry in English. Excerpts from an interview: You have four published books of poetry â€“ the ...
- Todayâ€™s horoscope: Sept. 30
Todayâ€™s Birthday (Sept. 30). Itâ€™s a year of expanding options ... The love you share will feel as legendary as the stuff of poetry and song. Virgo and Sagittarius adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 9, 40, 44, 20 and 13.