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- Pleasanton council to consider confirming new smoking restrictions for apartments
"The primary role of the city's teen poet laureates is to provide appropriate poetry at civic events and promote the appreciation of the literary arts in the community during the current school year," Andrade-Wax said. After the appointments, the council ...
- College to host International Poetry Festival
The conference is open to all and registration details may be obtained online at wp.bridgewater.edu/bipf or by calling ... news/local/communities/2017/01/10/college-host-international-poetry-festival/96351996/
- Turkey and Syria: Blood, Tears, and Walls
This is not just poetry, but a desperate jâ€™accuse ... passing through the streets where almost all shops have been shut down, sad victims of the conflict that keeps devastating further and further an already desperate Turkish economy.
- Residential Poetry Course, St Ives
Iâ€™m really excited to announce that Iâ€™ll be running my annual Residential Poetry Course down in St Ives in 2018 with ... up in the next couple of weeks or so. Helen Mort has published two collections with Chatto & Windus, Division Street (2013 ...
- Check Out This Incredibly Inventive Way to Arrange Your Books
One of the latest crazes to hit the book world is book spine poetry in which book lovers create poems out of book spines. Itâ€™s surprisingly easy to do and incredibly fun. Check out the poems below and prepare to unleash your imagination!
- The Chorus.fm Staffâ€™s Top Albums of 2016
With this record, vocalist Christian Holden and The Hotelier take on some of the ... The bravery to begin an album with a spoken word poem, the deliberate dissonance which resolves into one of the most gratifying climaxes of the year on â€œGoodness Pt.
- Colleenâ€™s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 26 â€“ EARTH & WATER
Nothing must ever be overstated. The poetry never attempts to repeat, quote or explain the prose. Instead, the poetry reflects some aspect of the prose by introducing a different step in the narrative through a microburst of detail. Thus the poetry is a ...
- Poetry To Inspire And Motivate You At Work
Jenny Josephâ€™s wonderful poetry illustrates how we ought to let go of self-consciousness ... It reminds us to take a leaf out of her book, before we are too old to make the most of life. â€˜When I am an old woman I shall wear purple With a red hat ...
- Bundanon Trust announces theme for 2017 SITEWORKS
Interpretations of this yearâ€™s SITEWORKS theme â€˜The Birds & the Beesâ€™ include real and imagined habitats, sonic interpretations, scientific research unpacked, showy costumes, sex education, and erotic tales ... making workshop, Poetry Bee writing ...
- OUT AND ABOUT IN PETALUMA: A sit-in, a pot-luck and an evening of poetry and music
A benefit for victims of the Sonoma fires, this evening of songs, stories, and poems will highlight works of art that explore ... Fire vicitmes are invited to attend for free. Class/workshop: Learn the roots of wisdom An exploration into the foundations ...
- Estranged Spouses | Modern Love 2520:15 - WBUR
WBUREstranged Spouses | Modern Love 2520:15WBURForgiveness. It's always easier said than done. What's even harder is finding a way to relate to someone who's hurt you â€” to see them as just another imperfect human being. Benjamin Hertwig learned this at a difficult time in his life. He shared his ...and more »
- Can Religion and Poetry Coexist?
In his essay â€œOn Questioningâ€â€”part of the recently published stellar collection Experience: Thinking, Writing, Language, and Religionâ€”Fischer speaks of the essence of Zen, in a way which is every bit as applicable to great poetry, and certainly to ...
- READ: Taylor Swift Wrote A Poem For Vogue
It's worked either way; the internet has spoken of almost nothing but the poem since it was published online but as for whether it's up to the usual Vogue standard... well, we'll let you decide.
- The independent bookstore revival in Brooklyn
Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle If forecasts had been correct ... For example, Lauren Paris, a poet and employee at Word, has worked on expanding the storeâ€™s poetry section and facilitates a free poetry workshop for the public.
- Robicheaux: You Know My Name by James Lee Burke, book review: It doesnâ€™t disappoint
Alcohol appears to him â€œlike an irresistible thread from an erotic dream you canâ€™t let go of at first lightâ€. He wakes from an alcoholic blackout to find that he may have torn apart with his hands the man who killed his wife in a car accident.