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- WCHS Freshman Places Second In Poetry Contest
His performance in the first two rounds of the competition qualified him for the final round where he placed second overall. In addition to a trophy, Joshua won $200 for WCHS to spend on poetry books and supplies.
- Cowboy poets are well versed in Old West lore
This weekend, the Cochise Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering celebrates its silver anniversary with a three-day festival sure to be filled with memorable performances. In honor of the milestone, the theme is Silver Screen Cowboys. Scott Miller, Marketing ...
- From the Stacks: 'Breaking Sad' offers guidance for those with grieving loved ones
This book originated after author Shelly Fisher faced a series of family crises: the death of her beloved father right before her daughter's wedding and shortly before ... some lovely poetry and some memorable insights. One mother recounted how friends ...
- The Psychiatristâ€™s Visiting Interns
William Myrl Smitherman was awarded Second Place in Essay in the 2017 Prison Writing Contest. Smitherman is currently incarcerated at the Augusta Correctional Center in Virginia. Every year, hundreds of inmates from around the country submit poetry ...
- Jean Little recalls her father, a poem, and a day that changed her life - Toronto Star
Toronto StarJean Little recalls her father, a poem, and a day that changed her lifeToronto StarA couple of years later, I wrote two poems recounting Mary and Joseph's thoughts as they approached Bethlehem. This time, Dad submitted the pair of poems to the magazine Saturday Night. They were not only accepted but illustrated and given a whole ...
- Ohio bishops: Replace death penalty with mercy, conversion
Columbus, Ohio, Jul 27, 2017 / 06:07 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic leaders in Ohio stressed the need to replace the death penalty with mercy and spiritual conversion, following the execution of convicted child murderer Ronald Phillips. â€œThe Catholic ...
- Emanuel AME: A Year of Healing - ABC NEWS 4
ABC NEWS 4Emanuel AME: A Year of HealingABC NEWS 4CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- There are little trinkets and flowers that suddenly appear outside Mother Emanuel most days, little mementos to Myra and Daniel, Sharonda and Clementa. There are passers-by from out of town who stop to look up at the bright ...and more »
- A poetry for the wounded heart
â€œSometimes, people have these dark, horrible feelings inside them ... from the community (to an audience comprising members of the community) in the form of poetry. â€œIt is very similar to a slam poetry evening, but the stories that come out in these ...
- How to teach your kids to read
Young children often like to listen to the same stories over and over again. This could exasperate some parents, but not Ms Shamsiah Samsudin, 37. She reads her children's favourite books to them repeatedly as part of her strategy to teach them how to read.
- Suddendeath poetry challenge, To Friends
Anyways, rules are as follows, write a poem in any style using the five words that I give you. Write it in one sitting or in under an hour (only to quash your inner editor, rules are loose there). Add it here, OR link in a comment so we can enjoy each ...
- 94-Yr-Old Academician Writes His Wife Love Poems for 6 Decades
In his poems, as a token of his affection ... The couple's photos shot on their 20th wedding anniversary. [Yangtse Evening News/Yang Tianzi] Family photos record their life on their 40th wedding anniversary. [Yangtse Evening News/Yang Tianzi]
- Life in verse: Danny Rosen creates hub for poetry, books, culture in Fruita
â€œPoetry books are a hard sell.â€ So says poet, teacher, scientist and business owner Danny Rosen, and he would know. He has been selling, or at least supplying, poetry books at his Fruita-based bookstore and gallery Lithic Press for the past two years.
- Smorgasbord Poetry â€“ Samhain by V.M.Sang
He also used pagan worshiping sites to build Christian churches, on the same principal. People were used to going there to worship. Here is a poem I wrote for Samhain. I hope you like it. Donâ€™t go near the graveyard, darling, Samain is tonight.
- The giant is simply wonderful. But about that heroine... - Baltimore Magazine
Baltimore MagazineThe giant is simply wonderful. But about that heroine...Baltimore MagazineWhen he speaks, his words are fanciful and funnyâ€”he turns malaprops into a kind of silly poetry. But it's his eyesâ€”partly created by the CGI wizards at Disney and partly created by actor Mark Rylanceâ€”that tell the whole story: They are warm and ...and more »
- Korean Ambassador composes poem about Astana-Seoul friendship
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of South Korea to Kazakhstan Kim Dae-sik composed a poem about the friendship between the two countries, Kazinform reports. "Since I'm very fond of poetry, I composed a poem. The poem is in Korean," Ambassador Kim Dae-sik ...