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- Teen Writers and Artists Project to be featured at Waterline Writers
A Hampshire College graduate, he studied poetry and critical pedagogy. He currently serves as Teen Writers and Artists' writer in residence, regularly running workshops and open mics as part of the West Suburban Wordplay program. Corey Dillard has a ...
- Black History Matters: Toronto events you can't miss
Living A Life Of Passion Spoken word artist Dwayne Morgan shares how poetry changed his life and his philosophy for success. 1:30-2:30 pm. Free. Palmerston Library, 560 Palmerston. tpl.ca. Modern Day Dad R Flavour's film on Black fatherhood. 7-9 pm.
- â€˜We provide young men with positive male figures. I trust all of these men with my lifeâ€™
It wasnâ€™t safe for me to admit I felt scared, sad or lonely. I had to break through that conditioning ... inner city environments and take them to the woods. We use stories, poetry and exercises using the natural world that explore masculinity.
- Famed poet Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer after Chile's 1973 military coup, experts say
Neruda was reburied at his favorite home overlooking the Pacific Coast last year. Neruda was best known for his love poems. But he was also a friend of socialist President Salvador Allende, who killed himself rather than surrender to troops during the Sept.
- Wise, Funny Poems, Saved From The Trash Bin In The Nick Of 'Time'
It always feels good to see a poet rescued from oblivion. Michael Benedikt (1935-2007), a prominent figure in the poetry scene of the 1960s and 70s, was not exactly an important poet, but he was â€” and in his work, he remains â€” a deeply enjoyable one.
- Book Review Sufniya Dee Sanjh by Tarb Ahmed Sadique
Masood Mallhi has done the hard work of reciting awesome Urdu poetry so that non Urdu speaking people can also enjoy it. The name Tarb Ahmed Sadiquee sounds like Arabic but writer is proud to be living on banks of Jehlam in Pakistan. Lovely book review by ...
- Bluets by Maggie Nelson review â€“ heartbreak and sex in 240 turbocharged prose poems
Bluets is a meditation on love and grief; an exploration of loss; a reverie of blue; a syncopated arrangement of 240 prose poems â€“ at least bookshops often file it under â€œpoetryâ€. Maggie Nelson calls them â€œpropositionsâ€, evoking pre-Socratic ...
- Michael Harding: I was in the steam room, reciting poetry
I was in my swimming togs reciting a poem entitled The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock. The steam room was, of course, empty. I wouldnâ€™t dare mumble poetry under my breath when Iâ€™m sitting next to strangers in swimwear. But suddenly Magda arrived in a ...
- Black Poems - Poems For Black - Making Love To A Black Woman
Let her Sweetness become your Weakness. Do not use just the Penis, But include your ear. Listen to the sweet sound of her moans and see what you hear. Feel the warmth and care of her loving embrace. Place your mouth on hers and savor the taste. How do you ...
- Dalia & Teo
Wedding Reception Centrepieces with Greenery Table Runners ... And another one of my favorite moments was the one put together by a group of our friends, who wrote and acted out a poem describing our relationship. It was hilarious! We wanted our menu ...
- Poetry and Partition: Barbara Harlowâ€™s Insistence on the â€˜Here-and-Nowâ€™ of Historical Reality
Yeatsâ€™s â€œEaster 1916â€ and Bobby Sandsâ€™ Prison Poems, E. M. Forsterâ€™s Passage to India and ... independent publication on the region and the most important venue for publishing critiques of US foreign policy. Equally important, Harlow too was ...
- Moses West: â€˜Just speak your truthâ€™
from â€œKings of Poetryâ€ and â€œQueens of Poetryâ€ to more risque shows like â€œSex on Stageâ€ and â€œBlack Erotica.â€ West knows there are certain venues heâ€™s not a good fit for, but he doesnâ€™t mind. â€œIt donâ€™t bother me,â€ he said.
- A 16-Year-Oldâ€™s Poem on Being a Man Brilliantly Challenges All Definitions of Masculinity
â€œHeâ€™s broken down and yet he smiled, Heâ€™s owned his moustache, but heâ€™s still a child.â€ Dedicating the poem to â€˜every father, every brother and every son, who wets his pillows so many times and yet heâ€™s woken up just fineâ€™, Simarâ€™s poem ...
- Ebook Online Akiane: Her Life, Her Art, Her Poetry For Trial
- Books Are Playing a Role in Elevating and Transforming Chicago Communities
Here in the West Loop, Open Books is the anchor store for the space above it, the Literacenter, a co-working space of 123 Chicago-area literacy programs and organizations that range from theater and poetry to childhood homelessness support and books for ...