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- Poet Jack Mueller, a fixture in San Francisco scene, dies at 74
The cause of death was Non-Hodgkinâ€™s lymphoma ... He has left many influential poems to be read and treasured. He illuminated the San Francisco streets in the â€™70s and â€™80s.â€ Jack Hirschman, the former San Francisco poet laureate, said, â€œJack ...
- Review: John Cooper Clarke @ Manchester Apollo
The Salford Bard brings his one-man show to the Apollo, a venue he's been looking forward to playing since 1962
- Gravity Fights Dark Energy, Expanding Space the Winner #physics #quantumphysics #science
But if gravity is the shape of space-time, then itâ€™s not a force at all? Is it? Find new science-inspired poetry on my blog here, about every other post, or in one of my collections.
- Grasped by What We Cannot Grasp: The Elemental Poems of Dan Gerber
New and Selected Poems which came out in September 2017 â€” three novels, a book of short stories, and two books of nonfiction, Gerber was also an English teacher and a top race-car driver in the 1960s. Like the great modernist Wallace Stevens, who was the ...
- In Her Poem â€œHow Many More?â€ Lula Saleh Explores the Hardships Faced by Refugees
The poem is accompanied by visuals of migrants on crowded speedboatsâ€”their faces weary and scared, scenes of cramped refugee camps and of children crossing railway tracks. Throughout the poem, Saleh questions governments and peopleâ€™s desensitization to ...
- After legal notice, Vishwas sends Rs. 32 to Amitabh for using his father's poem in song
The video -- with Bachchan's poem Need ka Nirmaan Phir Phir - is part of his programme ... "Rcvd appreciation frm all poet's family but Notice frm you Sir. Deleting the tribute video to Babuji. Sending earned Rs 32 as demanded. Pranam??"
- How to choose picture books that will empower, not damage, a child
Illustrated by Toshikado Hajiri. Translated by David Jacobson, Sally Ito and Michiko Tsuboi. (2016, Chin Music Press.) Are You an Echo incorporates poetry into its narrative to show that children are capable of thinking deeply and philosophically.
- Friendship with Wainwright inspires forthcoming book
A Pennine Odyssey - Walks and Ways will include anecdotes and memories of his friendship with Wainwright, as well as a foreword by Cumbrian writer Hunter Davies and recollections from author Eric Robson, chairman of the Wainwright Society. Chartered ...
- Warrior Poetry: These Are Not Tears
I am sure it must be rain. A sobbing man is shamefully weak, No matter what the pain. I am combat hardened, Accustomed to much death. My enemies go unpardoned. I cut off their final breath. But this battle is one too far. Piles of dead and dying.
- Keeping it Surreal: A discussion with Philadelphia author Carmen Maria Machado
Poetry: While Standing In Line For Death Philadelphia mainstay CA Conrad releases his latest this September, a series of poems created through his (Soma)tic poetry rituals, While Standing In Line for Death (Wave Books). This time, his rituals are all ...
- The Kids Poem E-Book
Something touch when I roam, I found it always around my home, the wet and green that gave soft touch, mom says that walking gives bright to eyes much. Something remain there under my foot, of it has long roots, it is easy to walk on this, my mom ...
- Pan-Afrikan week kicks off with carnival
The Black Students Board and the Union Activities Board kicked off their 45th-annual Pan-Afrikan Festival Week with a carnival on Harris Field Saturday afternoon.
- Poetry & Fiction
He is a poet, but his medium is not the page. So yes his lines read different when you take away the music. But by reintroducing poetry to an existing popular musical genre, Dylan opened up possibilities for all poets. What Dylan understood very early is ...
- 222 Artisan Bakery expanding space - The Edwardsville Intelligencer
The Edwardsville Intelligencer222 Artisan Bakery expanding spaceThe Edwardsville IntelligencerGoodner also has plans to use the children's area to host a kid's corner story time after the Farmer's Market on Saturdays. â€œParents could come in after the market and have a coffee while their children listen to a story,â€ she said. ... Goodner and ...
- Death Has No Features of His Own
Other male representations in Harwood's previous poems depicts them as taking her passion and life force (as death takes life) - 'Someone she loved once passes by too late to feign indifference to that casual nod.' ->' she says to his departing smile.'