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- Waite Park poet's life focuses on words of healing
A watercolor artist and poet, she attended the College St. Theresa in Winona at a time when it was very unusual for a young woman to attend college. Florence had two books of poetry published and wrote a column for Columbia, a Knights of Columbus magazine.
- NJ Politics Digest: Rally to Override of Christieâ€™s Oil Train Veto
NJ.com Read more N.J. reporter faces uproar over racially charged poetry A local newspaper reporterâ€™s poems criticizing the Black Lives Matter movement and using the term â€œbigots in black faceâ€ to denounce critics of Confederate memorials are causing ...
- Wooster Group presents free performances of highly praised show as part of Creative Arts Initiative residency at UB
Tickets are required for these free performances and are available here ... McNulty Chair of English (Myung Mi Kim), and David Gray Chair of Poetry and Letters (Steve McCaffery). Significant support has also been provided by The Robert and Patricia ...
- Where is that Credit Card? poem by Richard Harries (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: This event happened about three years ago when I was 62. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Richard Harries is a performance poet and usually appears all over Yorkshire, U.K . â€” performing regularly at festivals including Cornucopia and Hullâ€™s ...
- Alva Smith Jr.'s 80th birthday
The family of Alva Norris Smith ... He has a love of gardening, yard work and playing in the dirt. He has a talent for writing poetry. He loves Cache Valley and being in the nearby canyons, especially East Canyon. This is where he spent many hours with ...
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Praise for Munroe Saturday Nights program
And as such, want to publicly say how very impressed I am with every program I have attended: Broadway singers that knocked my socks off, inspirational poetry and just last night a staged reading of a new play where it was only near the end when I realized ...
- Returning pilfered goods to the Washington Marriott Wardman Park can earn you a free stay
(The hotel is still working on party plans for next yearâ€™s big birthday.) Judges will rate the submissions on sincerity, memorabilia value and story relevance; originality and creativity; and quality of story. The hotel will announce the victor in January.
- I Feel Like I Live in Somebody Elseâ€™s Body
Iâ€™ve given this admonition to other friends. But I canâ€™t shake my feelings of failure ... and being serious about my poems and my essay on the poet Charlotte Mew. Mew didnâ€™t have children. I became obsessed with her life, its triumphs and sadness.
- Poetry Review: Spiral Staircase by Hirato Renkichi
He started writing poetry in 1912, first publishing in Banso under the guidance ... often failing to make ends meet for his family. He passed away on July 20, 1922 in Tokyo, at the age of 29.â€ â€œWe reside with powerful light and heat.
- Poems 'Forged By Joy' From Laura Mazza-Dixon
Laura Mazza-Dixon is an environmentalist, a gifted organizer of artistic events in the Granby, area, a passionate gardener, a hiker who rises early to trek the hills of Granby. She is a musician whose guitar and viola da gamba do consummate justice to ...
- The Trebled Teen
Only to watch half a game and then head on home. But we don't care about any of that Because it's the music that matters. It's the music that kept some of them around. It's the music that lets us be who we are. I am a trebled teen.
- Iqbalâ€™s poetry and philosophy still relevant: Basit Abbasi
Sina e sad-chaak se aaiee sada â€œThe Holy Qurâ€™an is quite different from the literature and poetry available in all languages. Iqbal was fascinated by the style of the Holy Book. This fascination changed into a unique style in his Urdu and Persian poetry.
- Why A New Yorker Short Story About Bad Sex Went Viral
Sad as it might be to admit, a big part of the viral success ... But weâ€™ve been here before and had these same conversations â€• about poetry. When Patricia Lockwoodâ€™s â€œRape Jokeâ€ blew up in the summer of 2013 (tellingly, it also drew in readers ...
- Revealed: Heartbreaking â€˜death bookâ€™ written by a young mother, 21, who killed herself after losing both her one-month-old baby boy and her boyfriend in just five years
While she pretended everything was normal, Miss Farbrother started writing a haunting 'death book' - a scrap book filled with pictures of Reece and Mr Lines, letters, poems about depression, a list of her final wishes and details about her own funeral.
- Poetry from the inside: Ex-inmates say they found freedom through verse
maybe that writing never leaves the room. Maybe it changes nothing outside that room. Maybe the only thing the class changes outside that room is me. I canâ€™t speak for them.â€ But things did change for the men in the poetry workshops that expanded from ...