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- Tea Shoppe sponsors IN.EXclusive opening reception and poetry reading
Arts Monongahela kicks off its celebration of Womenâ€™s History Month on Friday with a poetry reading, artist talk and opening reception for their upcoming exhibit. The night will start with a poetry reading by Mary Lucille DeBerry. DeBerry is a West ...
- Together for Change
an expectation for everyoneâ€ This is the first stanza of a piece of slam poetry my friend and I wrote and performed at our schoolâ€™s rendition of TED Talks. Over lunch one day, we discovered we shared a common passionâ€”an insistence on equality in all ...
- Instead of Dying: Poetry Collection Explores Mourning Process
Talk of Iowa is here to help. Host Charity Nebbe talks with Barb Stein of Prairie Lights Books and Sue Davis of River Lights Bookstore about the best new books to give children and teens this year. POETRY
- feminist artist jessica yatrofsky wrote her first poetry book in 72 hours
Multidisciplinary artist Jessica Yatrofsky first became known in and around the art world and feminist circles for her compelling photography books, I Heart Boy (2010) and I Heart Girl (2015). In each series, she depicts intimate moments with her subjects ...
- Birthday Poem for My Mother
Presents the poem "Birthday Poem for My Mother," by Daniel Donaghy. First Line: If she were alive to read this, my poem; Last Line: as she cloaks me until I'm warm. Presents the poem "Rooftop," by Daniel Donaghy. First Line: When her father left for a long ...
- With poetry and song, Tripuraâ€™s poll campaigning gets colourful
â€œIn Tripura, patriotic, folk and modern songs, street plays, rhymes and poems are used as a vital campaign mode in ... Polling has been rescheduled in Charilam assembly constituency after the death of CPI-M candidate Ramendra Narayan Debbarma.
- Fairfax Park Authority hosts poetry competition
The Fairfax County Park Authority and the Fairfax County Park Foundation are inviting students in grades K-8 to participate in â€œCelebrate the Sensesâ€ for the 2018 Poetry Contest in honor of National Poetry Month in April. Young poets can draw ...
- St Patrick by Malcolm Guite
Photo courtesy Lancia E. Smith For every day from Shrove Tuesday to Easter Day, the bestselling poet Malcolm Guite chooses a favourite poem from across the Christian spiritual and English literary traditions and offers incisive seasonal reflections on it.
- Wired: Rethinking Mountain Gloom
And that is this: that before people began to climb the Alps at the very end of the eighteenth century, before the Romantic poets turned to the peaks with an eloquence that would gild their ridges, most Europeans feared, disliked and avoided mountains.
- Bravo! to middle school students discussing literature and teens doing good in the community
The Fullerton school won the Top Production award for its analysis of Emily Dickinsonâ€™s poem â€œBecause I could not stop for death ... Change a Life,â€ fosters a love of reading and improves literacy in the community, Amy Paino, volunteer coordinator ...
- Motion radio show wins poetry award
A radio programme by former poet laureate Andrew Motion exploring the impact of war wins the Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry.
- Book Notes
Free. 541-687-0356. Florence Events Center â€” 715 Quince St., Florence. Big Wave Poetry Festival, sponsored by the Florence Regional Art Alliance, features at 6 p.m. Friday, for $10, an Adult Spoken Word Contest, emceed by Eugene Slam Master Jorah LaFleur ...
- Cowboy gathering seeks parade entries
The Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering seeks entries for Coloradoâ€™s largest non-motorized parade, to be held Oct. 7. Entries are free. The day of the event, a chuck-wagon breakfast will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. at the corner of Main Avenue and Fifth Street ...
- Deepika Padukone shares a poem 'I AM', written by her
Her latest post revealed another talent of hers. And it will make you love her even more. Deepika took to Instagram to share a personal moment with her followers, by posting a picture of a poem penned down when she was in 7th grade. Titled â€˜I AMâ€™, the ...
- The Iceman Cometh Out
The first Marvel character to come out as gay, in 1992, was the quarrelsome Canadian mutant Northstar, with whom few readers identified; his 2012 same-sex wedding (the first in ... Her latest book of poems is â€œAdvice From the Lights.â€