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- Teacher Slaps Over 30 Students After Failing To Write Down Classical Poems From Memory
The eighth grade students were then asked by the teacher to write down a classical poetry from their memories ... One of his students captured the incident on camera and uploaded it online. Apparently, 38 kids were hit by the monstrous teacher.
- Discover Button Poetry, the Initiative That Wants You to Love Poetry
Button Poetry is the initiative that will make you instantly fall in love with poetry, even if you donâ€™t like literature. The initiative seeks to showcase the power and diversity of unheard voices of talented poets. They encourage these poets by ...
- Bhavana Reddyâ€™s Kuchipudi an attempt to redefine Sufi songs
The expression is of erotic love and the language is Urdu ... Not only this, thereâ€™s also footwork and different movements,â€ he adds. Apart from Khusrauâ€™s poems, Bhavanaâ€™s performance will also be on a bhajan of Meera Bai.
- How to Find Your Mission and Success
For those that apply, we have a contest running until the end of Sept ... of which I would be reading in three of the four-hour periods, and free one of themâ€¦ I would get nine hours of sheer reading done a day.â€ The young man isolated himself from ...
- John Montague obituary
Many of these were beautiful Dolmen Press editions, as were A Slow Dance (1975) and The Great Cloak (1978), the latter an arrestingly erotic collection. But, significantly, when it eventually came to a Collected Poems (1995, expanded 2012), Montague opened ...
- Why I Am Like New Zealand
He is the author of several volumes of poetry, including â€œEverything We Always Knew Was True,â€ published in August by Copper Canyon Press. Sign up for our newsletter to get the best of The New York Times Magazine delivered to your inbox every week.
- New Mexico Police Urge Pursuit for Forrest Fennâ€™s Treasure to Stop After Latest Death
A recent death isn't deterring intrepid treasure hunters in New Mexico ... In the book, Fenn includes a poem that he said has clues to help people discover the loot. He came up with the idea for the hunt when he was diagnosed with kidney cancer, according ...
- 35th Annual Senior Citizens Art Show winners announced â€“ Jackson County
The artwork of local seniors was recently showcased at the Area Agency on Aging District 7â€™s (AAA7) 35th Annual Senior Citizens Art Show and Essay/Poetry Contest that was held at the Esther Allen Greer Museum, located on the campus of the University of ...
- Northfield embraces creativity at annual Sidewalk Poetry Celebration
Community members and residents can appreciate the art right below their feet as more poems are imprinted into the sidewalks of Northfield; thanks to the Arts and Culture Commission's annual Sidewalk Poetry Contest. In 2011, Northfield launched its annual ...
- Novelist Porochista Khakpour on Immigration Ban, Poetry in Protest, and More
You can be a refugee once, Iâ€™ve always thought, but how to be one twice?â€ (CNN) Valentineâ€™s Day is fast approaching, but if youâ€™re not in the mood for love poetry, check out these poetry collections in translation on themes other than love ...
- Under the Sun, Me in a Hat, poem by Martina R. Gallegos (ME, IN A HAT Poetry and Prose Series)
the weather was an oven. We went to visit a neighboring town; the broiling heat as even worse, so my brother bought me a hat. NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: Iâ€™m not a hat-wearing person, but I traveled to Mexico with my brother right in the middle of summer, and ...
- Friday poem: 'Loveliest of trees, the cherry now'
Set in a semi-imaginary pastoral Shropshire, Housmanâ€™s verse considers the helplessness of man and the fragility of life, against the background of an achingly beautiful countryside. Read a few more of our favourite poems about Spring, from John Clare to ...
- Shout Out: Natasha Trethewey, Englist professor and prize-winning poet
... Best American Poetry 2017. Q: Do you have any quirky writing habits? A: My habit is always to read before I write. I like to sit down with some prose I like. It opens in me and lets me be in conversations and respond to other works that are out there.
- There's an Astro Poets Book in Your Future
"We have experience saying things not always funny, but maybe sad and funny, in short snippets and lines. Maybe that gives us a skill already that, when people read it, they're attracted to."
- Family friendly: Dinosaurs come to life at Moody Gardens
Galveston Tickets: $8.95; moodygardens.com The Caribbean-American Heritage Month Festival A Caribbean heritage celebration showcasing music, dance and poetry. There will be a vendor market, as well as traditional food and drinks. When: 2-10 p.m. Saturday