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- Why I Proposed to My Fianceeâ€™ Without Getting Down on My Knee
As a fan myself, I loved watching an eclectic crew of high school kids bond over their common love of music and theatrical performance, while addressing issues like teen pregnancy ... a premeditated speech full of poetry and tears about love and romance.
- The Love Jones' "Best Love/Best Hate Poetry" Edition
Various poets relaxing your spirit with the "Love Jones" atmosphere, candlelight and a vibe meant to please the senses. Special featured artists: "The Angela Walls" & "Taurean La' Del" bringing you the best in neo soul and soulful grooves! A night to ...
- My White Curtain: The moment that gave rise to a quiet poet
That motivates my art. Why are you a poet? Thatâ€™s like asking me why I drink water. Itâ€™s good for me. With poetry I can say anything without people judging me. Because if it sounds weird, the excuse is that itâ€™s art, and artists are weird anyway.
- Gufy The Poet Unmasks His Face With New Spoken Word Album #MisimuZangu
The poems are a mixture of Kiswahili and English and therefore you donâ€™t need a dictionary to understand the pieces. What kind of spoken word do you focus on in your pieces? I do inspirational kind of poetry, words that uplift the society and give it hope.
- Self-Publishing Author Spotlight: Nicole Yvette Quarles-Martinez
Learn more about Nicole, her achievements and how those achievements and drive is reflected through her published works through this weekâ€™s Self-Publishing Author Spotlight. About the Author: Nicole Yvette Quarles-Martinez has been writing poetry since ...
- Fears & Doubts Writers Face: New Monday Motivation Series
You'll find a mix of personal stories, tips, exercises, reality checks, and motivational quotes and resources every ... came back in and wrote a short poem just to prove to myself that I could, and then got back to work (writing this post).
- Pakistan Passenger Plane Crashes With 48 on Board
a type of poetry that praises the Prophet Muhammad, and started a successful retail clothing business. One of Mr. Jamshedâ€™s two wives was with him on the flight, according to Pakistani news reports. Mr. Jamshedâ€™s family members said he had gone to ...
- Modi Receives Birthday Wishes From Across The Country
Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is currently in Gujarat on a two day-trip received wishes from all over the country for his 66th birthday. He met his mother Hira Ba earlier in the day here. â€œMotherâ€™s love and blessings are the basic essence of life ...
- Guest post via Ursula K. Le Guin: â€œThe Wallâ€ by Anita Endrezze
My friend Deborah Miranda sent me this poem by her friend Anita Endrezze, which says a lot of the things that have been struggling in me to get said lately, and makes me cry, and rejoices my heart. I asked Anita if I could post the poem here, and asked her ...
- Poetry reading to celebrate 50th anniversary of Dunes
GARY â€” State Poet Laureate Shari Wagner and other poets will read work this weekend to celebrate Indiana Dunes National Lakeshoreâ€™s 50th anniversary. Wagner and the Indiana Writersâ€™ Consortiumâ€™s Stream Line Literary Series are staging â€œSpirit of ...
- Valentine's Day in London
Laugh-out-loud embarrassing. Entertainingly cringe worthy. Poetry so bad it transcends quality, becoming genius â€“ all given an Anti-Valentineâ€™s twist. Explore the most romantic house in London where John Keats fell in love with Fanny Brawne.
- SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Revealed: Amber's rather racy poem. But who was her muse?
I have unearthed a poem that Rudd, 53, entered for a sexual health poetry competition two years before the then businesswoman was elected as a Tory MP. In 2008, Rudd's local rag, the Hastings & St Leonards Observer, asked readers to submit verses based ...
- Summer Poetry Series at the Brownington Congregational Church
Back Roads Readings has begun the 2016 Summer Poetry Series at the Brownington Congregational Church in Brownington Historic Village. Back Roads Readings provides regional and national writers and poets to audiences in the Northeast Kingdom and Eastern ...
- Despite arguments to the contrary, poetry continues to thrive in NH
Last year saw the arrival of the NH Poetry Festival, which Potvin said exceeded expectations to the point that it inspired another one this year slated for Sept. 24. The Robert Frost Farm in Derry, whose mission it is to support the writing and reading of ...
- A digital safe haven: Mental health patients seek support in growing online community
On July 11, 2016, she presented her poem, â€œThe Colors of My Bipolar Disorder,â€ in ... She has already begun giving advice to her peers in online chat rooms, like katimorton.com, and making herself available every week for anyone who needs to talk.