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- Nobel laureate poet Derek Walcott dies aged 87 in St Lucia
Throughout his life Walcott wrote a number of award winning poetry collections and plays, including his most recent work Morning, Paramin, which was released a year ago.
- Mother's Day Cards For Mom, Made With Love
Westhampton Beach Elementary School third graders in Megan Fayâ€™s class spent time painting picture frames and using their poetry skills to write poems about their moms. The students also learned how to wrap their gifts for their mothers using colorful ...
- A Midsummer Nightâ€™s Dream review â€“ a dark and muddy vision
â€œThe lunatic, the lover, and the poet are of imagination all compact,â€ Theseus proclaims. Hill-Gibbins delivers a third of the play: much lunacy but too little of poetry or love.
- Rajya Sabha MPs welcome M Venkaiah Naidu with humour and poetry
NEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha members displayed their sense of humour, their poetic side, their ideological or regional proximity, and their long association with M Venkaiah Naidu when they welcomed him to the House moments after he took oath as Vice President.
- On poetry and pain
Declaration: As a Publisher with Five Islands Press, Brophy has worked as part of a team that published books by the editor of this anthology ... There are several ways into the book Shaping the Fractured Self: poetry of chronic illness and pain, edited ...
- Serena Williams Baby Born, Gives Birth To First Child With Alexis Ohanian
This is the first child for the tennis star and her fiance Alexis Ohanian ... As Gossip Cop noted at the time, the tennis star announced she was engaged by publishing a poem on Ohanianâ€™s site, titled â€œI Said Yes.â€ In the post, Williams wrote ...
- Poems and puns: All about editorial with Managing Editor Quintin Collins
Thatâ€™s about as far as my poetry skills go. But thankfully, thereâ€™s Boston Managing Editor Quintin Collins. Not only does he keep his Boston editorial team running smoothly at all times, but heâ€™s also a talented poet. So much so, in fact, that he is ...
- Eileen Myles
When one regards Eileen Myles and her prodigious body of workâ€”an oeuvre consisting of more than 20 books of poetry and prose, most recently I Must Be Living Twice: New and Selected Poems 1975-2014 and a rereleased edition of the novel Chelsea Girls ...
- Harry Potter, Murakami, Poetry Fests, and more! Your Weekly Lit News Roundup by Laurel Dowswell
The club will launch in June in celebration of the twentieth anniversary of the publishing of the first book in the spectacularly popular series.
- Jim Carrey On His Love of Painting, Sculpting and Isolation: â€œI Needed Colorâ€
When I was a kid, I spent half my time in the living room performing for people. I spent the other half the time in my bedroom by myself, writing poetry and sketching. I was not the type of kid who you could say as punishment, â€˜go to your roomâ€™because ...
- Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam At Nourse Theater and SoleSpace
Thursday, February 23, 7pm, no cover, 1714 Telegraph Ave, Oakland. And Saturday, February 25, 1 pm, no cover, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley. YouthSpeaks.org. If youâ€™re an adult and believe kids ages 13-19 have nothing to say thatâ€™s worth listening to, you ...
- CofC to Host Poetry Out Loud Competition
College of Charleston creative writing students will read selections from their own poetry during the event. American Sign Language interpreters will translate poems as they are read and recited. Contest judges are College of Charleston English professors ...
- Poetic host at 'Goody Goody Diner' inspires customers
Everyone gets a poem, but the sonnet is never quite the same. Bell has about 500 rhymes to choose from and said he take his inspiration from God. Sly said he's not slowing down anytime soon. He hopes to spread his inspirational poems as long as he can.
- Evening of Poetry: Two writers featured at Curious Iguana poetry celebration
Curious Iguana co-owner Marlene England said itâ€™s part of the storeâ€™s celebrations for National Poetry month. They will have a haiku contest on Facebook every ... The event is free with no registration needed.
- Film Review: â€œLove Beats Rhymesâ€
When you hear about a multi-platinum-selling hip-hop artist directing a romantic drama about a struggling musician ... â€œPitch Perfectâ€), Coco enrolls in a poetry class under the false assumption that her talent as an MC will allow her to breeze ...