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- Poetry takes wing in Philadelphia
Sirlance Gamble and Mark Palacio to combine poetry, jazz and blues. They will commemorate the literary magazine Black Opals, created by black writers in Philadelphia in the 1920s.
- Poem Because I Could Not Stop for Death
In the poem "Because I could not stop for death", Emily Dickinson talks about her acceptance of death as something inevitable that comes to her and she has no control over it; although she seems confused about being alive or dead as she keeps narrating.
- Grab your candy basket and the weekend top 10 list, and go!
There also will be a kidsâ€™ craft zone, a pumpkin-decorating contest, carnival games, musical entertainment and animal keeper chats. Zoo admission is $14, $10 ages 3-12 and seniors, and free for 2 and ... cowboy poetry, fiddle music, Western Swing dancing ...
- Silicon Valleyâ€™s Martin Starr on playing a satanic programmer, Kid Rock, season 2
Before HBOâ€™s Silicon Valley begins its second season on Sunday night, we talked to Martin Starr â€“ also known as Bertram Gilfoyle â€“ about the showâ€™s flirtation with real-life tech tycoons, last yearâ€™s Kid Rock guest appearance, and of course, whatâ€™s next. The post Silicon Valleyâ€™s Martin Starr on playing a satanic programmer, Kid Rock, season 2 appeared first on Digital Trends .
- Koffi, wife, welcome fourth child in Houston
Gushing over his daddy duties, Koffi shared what seems like a poem but noted that he would not be sharing ... the newest addition will be their last child and was born at about 10:01 am weighing, 7pounds 7 which is 3.5kg when converted.
- Music on the Square Hosts 'French Impressionism and the Music of Claude Cymerman and Friends', April 8
Indiana venue at 6:30 p.m. for a full evening of all things French or drop-in a little later to listen to the music of local Frenchman, Claude Cymerman (pictured at right), and friends ... fire of the former and the poetry of the latterâ€ -- currently ...
- Chicago a cappella to offer 'Love Stories' at four February concerts
and Chicago a cappella is proud to show all the depth of the music through the expressive poetry. Beautiful and meaningful texts written by Shakespeare, Rilke, and Edna St. Vincent Millay will help the singers reflect the touching love story of the older ...
- UOG professor Inoue-Smith receives award for tanka poem - Saipan Tribune
Saipan TribuneUOG professor Inoue-Smith receives award for tanka poemSaipan TribuneIn the Japanese language, the poem should consist of 31 syllables in one line. Out of 300 total entries submitted, Inoue-Smith's poem was one of 13 to receive the Certificate of Meritâ€”the event's highest award. â€œWriting poetry is my religion,â€ Inoue ...
- Library picks: Celebrate poetry month with children
Did you know? You are invited Saturday, April 11, to join Salem Public Library staff and special guests as we celebrate a renewed Children's Area and two amazing entries to the Children's space. (While you are here, check out our poetry collection.)
- An Islamist Bounty on My Head
Originally published under the title "A Bounty on My Head, I'm a Virtual Prisoner in Delhi." Tarek Fatah at an Urdu poetry and literature festival earlier this month. For the past few weeks I have been a virtual prisoner inside my Delhi Hotel, unable to ...
- Rhythm is the soul of poetry: Sugathakumari
Poetry can survive in the future only if it is rooted, poet Sugathakumari has said. She was speaking after inaugurating a poetry workshop organised by the O.N.V Cultural Academy at the Vyloppilly Samskrithi Bhavan here on Saturday. â€œRhythm is the soul of ...
- Poetry Sunday: Sharisse Naomi Zeroonian
Sharisse Naomi Zeroonian reads her poem, "Breakfast." Listen Listening... 0:39 Poetry by Sharisse Zeroonian Sharisse Naomi Zeroonian has had her work featured in several literary magazines, including eFiction Magazine and NYUâ€™s Minetta Review.
- Books, events mark late poet Gwendolyn Brooks 100th birthday
CHICAGO (AP) â€” Poet Gwendolyn Brooks would have turned 100 this week, and that birthday is being commemorated with new books, poetry readings, writing contests and even a bus tour through her hometown of Chicago, all inspired by her. Brooks, who died in ...
- John Ashbery, regarded as one of the world's greatest poets, dies at 90
Ashbery was an enigmatic genius of modern poetry whose energy, daring and boundless command of language raised American verse to brilliant heights. Among a generation of poets that included Richard Wilbur, W.S. Merwin and Adrienne Rich, Ashbery stood out.
- Maplewoodâ€™s Tina Kelley Goes â€˜Abloom & Awryâ€™ with Poetry at Words Bookstore April 22
Kelleyâ€™s other poetry books are Precise and The Gospel of Galore, winner of a 2003 Washington State Book Award. Her writing has appeared in The Best American Poetry 2009, Audubon, the Journal of the American Medical Association, Orion, People ...