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- Happenings around Stanwood and Camano: Music, dancing on tap this weekend; geocaching event set
Eagle fest, poetry contest Eagle watching is just one activity during the ... NW, Stanwood. Big dance floor, free pool. Inquire at locobillys.com or 425-737-5144. â€¢ Thursday, Feb. 1, Tightwad Thursday. No cover. All-genre jam starts at 8 p.m., open ...
- The Brooch, poem by Lynn White (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
holding hands and looking sad. Itâ€™s strange something so trivial can be remembered so many years later. All it took was the prompt for me to visualize us sitting on the stairs looking glum! Oddly enough this is all I remember of our brief friendship.
- Fatal Peru fall Harry Greaves' poems published
The father of a British tourist who died while mountaineering in Peru has published a book of his son's poems to commemorate him a year after his death. Harry Greaves, who lived in Wrexham, went on a solo walk to spend his 29th birthday alone in the Andes.
- Can I make some side money spearheading an online literary magazine?
I am wanting to start an online literary magazine on the side while I pursue a ... but I also want to make some money while doing this. Literarure and poetry are my two greatest passions. It's a lot of work to design and market this out of free labour ...
- Gui Wins baylor Junior Class Poetry Out Loud Contest
Lynn Gui finished first, Chris Chen was second, and Jarrod Vetzel was third in the Baylor junior class' Poetry Out Loud competition on Thursday. Gui recited "Curandera" by Pat Mora, Chen performed "Beautiful Wreckage" by W. D. Ehrhart, and Vetzel presented ...
- Hulisani Ravele to celebrate 30th birthday with 30 portraits
The 23rd of January 2018 marks Hulisani Raveleâ€™s 30th birthday! And the seasoned TV host and radio presenter is celebrating it in a special way. With a one-of-a-kind project titled 30 Portraits & Poetry, Ravele will be releasing a series of 30 portraits ...
- What veterans' poems can teach us about healing on Memorial Day
(THE CONVERSATION) Memorial Day, a national holiday to honor the 1.17 million men and women who have died to create and maintain the freedoms outlined in our Constitution, is not the only Memorial Day. The holiday emerged from the Civil War as a ...
- National Endowment for the Arts: Seeking Applications for Translation Projects
The National Endowment for the Arts is Seeking Applications for its Translation Projects to support the specific work of prose, poetry, or drama from other languages into English. NEA encourages translations of writers and of work that are not well ...
- Koi Toku Poetry By Jodde Maree
Jodde Maree has been writing short stories, poems and lyrics since the age of thirteen. Due to traumatic circumstances she did not have the time to fully focus on writing until, about two months before the publication of this book, when she decided that ...
- Phiri: Self-publishing success story
Psychologically, she says, publishing has helped her empty her mind. Letting out all that screamed inside her to be put on paper eased her mind. Virginia Phiri has featured in various poetry and short story anthologies in English, Shona and Ndebele.
- U.S. students present Chinese opera, poetry to qualify for tough contest
Chinese Bridge has drawn nearly 1 million contestants in the past decade as the largest Chinese-language competition for foreign students in China. The test is not of language skills alone but also of the students' understanding of Chinese culture.
- This One Breath: A Poetry Book
This One Breath is the third book of poetry from Matthew Foley and features the mandala ... and even on your favorite forum.
- SOL 17 & Poetry Friday: Feather, Celebrating Valerie Worth
Natalie Goldberg ~ Last week, I shared Kwame Alexander, Chris Colderly, and Marjory Wentworthâ€™s inspirational new poetry collection, Out of Wonder. Each poem is a celebration of another poet, either written in their style or about a topic dear to them.
- Erotic Possibilities in a Dark Theater
there was no down time in his hard eyes keep in mind the darkness for shaded lively space and what an interior where it is hard to prosecute if no complaint offers the possibility for remaking both the dark ideal and safe shaded lively rows when frank ...
- The Poem: â€˜Lights Outâ€™ by Mahvash Sabet
You canâ€™t see the sorrow after lights out. I long for the dark, the total black-out. From â€˜Prison Poemsâ€™ (George Ronald, Â£9.95). Mahvash Sabet was named 2017 International Writer of Courage at the PEN Pinter Prize on October 10 Follow @FTLifeArts on ...