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- Student, Los Angeles Youth Poet Laureate to publish poetry collection
She is releasing a poetry book June 10 titled â€œBranches,â€ which consists of 28 poems that she has written over the last two years. McGavin said poetry gives her a freedom she doesnâ€™t see in other mediums. â€œPoetry is so accepting and so fun and so ...
- 32 Great Writing Conferences in May 2017
Writing workshops in Autobiography/Memoir, Childrenâ€™s, Fiction, Marketing, Non-fiction, Poetry, Publishing, Romance, Travel, Young Adult. The Massachusetts Poetry Festival. May 5 â€“ May 7, 2017, Salem, Massachusetts. The Mass Poetry Festival offers ...
- 7 Facts You Probably Didnâ€™t Know About Your Eyes
Great poetry has been written about the eyes ... â€œLet my soul smile through my heart and my heart smile through my eyes, that I may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts.â€ ~ Paramahansa Yogananda
- Naperville resident wins American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature
Urrea, a 2005 Pulitzer Prize finalist for nonfiction and member of the Latino Literature Hall of Fame, was born in Tijuana, Mexico to a Mexican father and an American mother. The best-selling author has won numerous awards for his poetry, nonfiction ...
- Army West Point receiver Edgar Poe, fittingly enough, a lover of poetry
but we loved with a love that was more than love, I and my Annabel Lee." Those are words from a poem written by Edgar Allan Poe. It's also the favorite poem of Edgar Allen Poe â€” Army West Point's wide receiver of the same name as the famous poet.
- Jackson Browne Announces Benefit Concert for Seaside's Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School Of The Arts
MLK School of the Arts has also partnered with The Arts Council of Monterey County, The San Jose Opera, the Carmel Music Society, the Sunset Center, and the Monterey Cowboy Poetry and Music Festival.
- Who Is Crazy Poetry Fan Lee In â€˜The Perfect Soulmateâ€™ on Lifetime?
The protagonist in the Lifetime movie The Perfect Soulmate is Sarah Miles (Alex Paxton-Bessley). Sheâ€™s a published poet who put her writing on hold when she got married and had her daughter Megan. Now that Meganâ€™s older, Sarah returns to writing on her ...
- After shooting at the Landing cancels downtown event, catering company donates meals to the homeless
That particular Monday was special because several people in attendance were going to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. "We were going to have a MLK after party with poetry and we were ... partnered with the Orange Park Christian Center and the Art Bar ...
- 10 Black Poets Share Their Favorite Pieces Of Poetry
Today, October 17, is Black Poetry Day. Is it a legitimate holiday? It is according to the internet and this website! It was established in 1985 and is meant to celebrate black poets both past and present. October 17 is also the birthday of Jupiter Hammon ...
- Connections: Celebrating National Poetry Month
We discuss upcoming events, and we talk about poetry's place in the classroom. Listen Listening... 51:17 Rochester Reads 2017: The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld Rochester Reads is Writers & Books annual event, choosing one title for the community to read together.
- PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Tickets at the door are $17 each and the show is suitable for teens and older. Blue Bird will be singing at ... There is no entrance fee. First City Poetry Reads presented by the Spoken Word Committee of the Watermark Art Center is planning an entire ...
- Mothering Sunday is almost upon us, here's what you'll need ahead of the big day
More than 30% of Brits say their mum is the most inspirational person in their life. Mother's Day is traditionally a celebration to observe and celebrate mums, grandmothers and step-mums with flowers, breakfast in bed, gifts and cards. The origins of ...
- Pathologies of Love
THE DISEASE OF DIVINE ORIGIN is the title of a seductive Romanian poetry book about love ... â€œCannibalistic love,â€ as the philosopher Peter Sloterdijk named such erotic phenomena, shows its dark force in Jauffretâ€™s subtle and cynical text.
- Library working with local artists, poets, musicians BRUNSWICK
The Curtis Memorial Library is excited to present an Ekphrastic Poetry CafÃ© and Art Exhibit in April as part of our month-long celebration honoring National Poetry Month. Ekphrastic poetry is a poem about, or inspired by a work of art. read more
- Top Albums of 2016, by Andrew Rothmund
A trillion screams and infinite mass and eternal depth and devastating poetry, chest-clutching ... Odyssey To The West is avant-garde and melodically morose, tinted with sad beauty. It inflicts the actual pain of separation, of breakup, of one last ...