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- Open-Mic Poetry Night Is Jan. 18
the evening is open to anyone who enjoys listening to poetry or would like to meet local writers. Refreshments will be served, and local pianist Mark Danislovszky will perform. The event is sponsored by the Friends of the Coronado Library.
- the powerful young poet harnessing words for a revolution
I started writing poetry when I was 19 years old. I was taking a semester off from NYU at the time but went to go visit friends. I went to a party on that same trip, became extremely drunk, and was sexually assaulted. I was in shock and disbelief.
- Book Title Poems Take 2
Several years ago I stumbled across the existence of book title poems and knew I had to try them. It was a blast, a perfect convergence of several of my hobbies and passions, so Iâ€™m not sure why I pretty much forgot about it until recently when my friend ...
- Why Do We Teach "Physics For Poets" But Not "Poetry For Physicists?"
An article on the Chronicle of Higher Education crossed my social media feeds this week with the headline Math Gets a Makeover, describing a number of attempts to reformulate math classes in a way that makes them more appealing to non-mathematicians.
- Coshocton Public Library to hold teen poetry slam
Teens may enter in one or both of the categories including original work written by the teen, which will be judged on writing and delivery; or the reciting of someone elseâ€™s poem, such as a professional poet, friend or family member, which will be judged ...
- Old Friend
Because it seems like your presence, Slowly destroying every part of me. But I can still recall the good old days, When it seems like no one's here for me, I know you're only two steps behind. You know me more than anyone else.
- Novelist Nick Laird: 'I wouldn't take advice from Zadie about poetry, but I'll certainly take advice from her about fiction'
Once I'd signed my book contracts for the first poetry book and the first novel, I went back to law and tried to do them both, to write at lunchtimes and stuff, but I was working too hard to keep everything going, so I finally resigned." He didn't ...
- Photography, Poetry, Music and Philosophy: The Medium from a Criticâ€™s Eye
I spoke to Alec Soth recently about poetry and photography (since he puts up so many poems ... We struggle with thatâ€”the many billions of images uploaded on social media daily or monthly. The fact is that most of them go out there and are never seen ...
- The happy future of â€˜Llama Llamaâ€™ after its creatorâ€™s death
YouTube One June 6, Viking will publish â€œLittle Excavator,â€ one of the last books Dewdney wrote and illustrated to completion before her death in September ... She and Duncan played word games and read poetry to keep her mind sharp.
- 2 Novels, 1 Short Story Collection and Two Books of Poetry Short Listed for 2016 Gratiaen Prize
Both published works and unpublished manuscripts are accepted as submissions to the prize, founded by well known author Micheal Ondaatje. The Gratien Prize 2016 is the second to be awarded under the new partnership between Gratiaen Trust and Sarasavi Book ...
- â€œPerforming artistes will always steal the show,â€ says lyricist Kausar Munir
That is the nature of the entertainment business. Gone are the days when you had poetry readings or radio plays because itâ€™s now a visual medium. It is sad, but itâ€™s true. Do you agree when yesteryear musicians say that songs today donâ€™t have the ...
- The Man Behind the 2017 Love International Film Festival
â€œThere were so many poems spilling out of my mind that I knew they could ... When asked why he was so interested in the story of an American Christian missionary, he replied, â€œHe did such an extraordinary job with such bravery and heroism.
- Aging US ex-pat finds poetry, â€™beautiful womenâ€™ in Vietnam
... translated some of these poems into Vietnamese and composed a song from one of the poems named "Essence of Love". Xuan did not hide his admiration of the American poet when talking to Viet Nam News on the phone. "I found his poems strange but real.
- Analysis of Poem "Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night" by Dylan Thomas
His poems are published online and in print. Dylan Thomas finished this poem, a villanelle, in 1951, and sent it off to an editor friend of a magazine, together with a note which read: â€œThe only person I canâ€™t show the little enclosed poem to is ...
- Black Panther Teaserâ€™s 89 Million Views Lands It In Top 3 Most Viewed Marvel Trailers
Tiny Diapana is a literary dilettante and warrior of the written word. She has a penchant for poetry, with some of her compositions seeing publication in anthologies. Tiny is drawn to magic realism (eg. Salman Rushdie, Etgar Kerret) and books that are ...