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- Resurrecting Poetry
There are many people who have no value for poetry, even some who see it as pathological. Someone wrote on the Internet that poetry is not a cure-all for low self-esteem. In my case it has nothing to do with my self-esteem at all. I started writing poetry ...
- Boundary blurring, bacchanals and rude food at David Roberts Art Foundationâ€™s last hurrah in Camden
There was poetry from Hannah Regel and some strikingly choreographed ... with London-based Zoe Williamsâ€™s Ceremony of the Void, an opulent, erotic banquet of rude food (suspended sausages, penis bread and fur-muffed flagons of urine-hued Suze liqueur ...
- Red, White and Blue Swimsuit, story by Maria Nestorides (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
Weston-Super-Mare. Beach. Stretches and stretches of it. And bathers by the thousands. Iâ€™m wearing my red, white and blue swimsuit. Itâ€™s a one piece, and the white part is a frilly skirt. I absolutely adore it. My sisterâ€™s is similar, except it doesn ...
- Students write for emotions
Caldwell, who dealt with homelessness during his teen years, said he found peace and strength in his writing. Caldwell said he uses his poetry as a means to heal, have conversations with his peers and create art based on real-life situations.
- Family devastated by D.C.â€™s last homicide of 2016
He had no children, the family said, but loved spending time with ... At the funeral, Butlerâ€™s sisters stood before more than 100 mourners and read poems of remembrance and farewell. The anger subsided for the moment, leaving just the grief.
- PEOPLE Explains: Who Is Prince Henrik, the Danish Royal Who Refuses to Be Buried Next to His Wife the Queen?
in order to keep a reference to his French heritage a part of their family, too. Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images 5. Heâ€™s a poet. Clearly, Henrik feels things deeply. So it makes sense that he puts emotions to paper through poetry, which he writes ...
- Campus, Atlanta communities mourn the loss of Thomas Lux, director of Poetry@TECH
Tom was my best friend, and mentor. Over these last 11 years that Tom and I worked together building Poetry@TECH, it was clear that his love for Georgia Tech, and bringing poetry to its students, and the surrounding community, was his lifeâ€™s work."
- Twinkle Khanna: People said I am weird. Now, The same people call that weirdness wisdom
I thought maybe now, she will tell me that she is the love of his life and I have a stepbrother ... I wrote half a book at the age of 18, and also had a collection of morbid poems. For many years after that, I didn't even write a diary entry.
- Winona's newest poet laureate set to read at reception on Tuesday evening
Thereâ€™s a new face, a new voice in Winonaâ€™s poetry community â€” Nicholle Ramsey. Ramsey was recently named Winonaâ€™s associate Poet Laureate by the Winona Fine Arts Commission. Ken McCullough will continue for another year as the cityâ€™s Poet Laureate.
- Zeno Spyropoulos: On Polaroids, Fashion Photography and Poetry (Slightly NSFW)
All images by Zeno Spyropoulos. Used with permission. Zeno Spyropoulos is a photographer who has been working on portraiture for a while, but is also into analog means for a number of reasons. Heâ€™s very much against the Photoshopping trends, loves poetry ...
- Friends who pay tribute to Jake Monahan who died at bush rave
Friends described Mr Monahan ... A former girlfriend of Mr Monahan posted a long poem for him, adding: â€œNever stopped loving you my monzy boy.â€ Others took to social media wanting to know who was with Mr Monahan â€œto the endâ€ and whether it was ...
- 2016 Cowboy Poetry Contest - Beef Magazine
2016 Cowboy Poetry ContestBeef MagazineCowboy poetry is a rich tradition that dates back hundreds of years when, after a long day on a cattle drive, ranch hands would sit around the campfire singing folk songs and telling tall tales. Cowboy poetry is still alive and well today, and over the ...
- The pain of a divided nation felt by children
â€œThe things he said about other people is not what a president should say.â€ Teacher Melinda Nwoye asked her students to write poems about what theyâ€™d heard people saying about them. â€œI had overheard students talking about negative things that they ...
- Persistence pays off as Newport News writer's poetry is published
On the journey of acceptance for her book of poetry â€œHunger For Salt,â€ Chapman practiced her advice. She says she received 33 rejections before Houston-based Saint Julian Press, which specializes in poetry, published â€œHunger For Salt.â€ Newport News ...
- Paul Gerard Reed Poems
All my poems since 2010 are on poemsforlifebypaul.blogspot.com. I wrote 365 poems between October 2010 and 2011. I would like to write over 1,000 poems but as I have found numerical challenges usually reduce the quality (if there was any to begin with) .