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- A Harvard Professor Critiques Taylor Swift's New Poems
Whatâ€™s the difference between song lyrics and poetry? Song lyrics are written for a singer to sing with music. The kinds of poetry that I care about most and write about most and think about most often do not require music or a singer. They donâ€™t make ...
- Erotic Fiction: read Peek Hour
Her short stories, flash fiction and poetry have been published online and in numerous anthologies. Her blog made the Top 100 Sex Bloggers for 2016. She's currently working on her novella and her first themed collection of erotic short stories.
- Students educated with the rich history of Black History Month
â€œI felt happy and elated people would help one another and represent the culture.â€ The displays included pictures of and papers about African-American poets and inventors, images of comfort food that helps the audience connect more to the culture and ...
- Analysis of Poem "Invictus" by W.E.Henley
Andrew has a keen interest in all aspects of poetry and writes extensively on the subject. His poems are published online and in print. Invictus is a poem which focuses on the human spirit and its ability to overcome adversity. It is a rallying cry for ...
- The Radical Poetic Triumphs of Anastacia-ReneÃ©'s (v.)
Her style thus extends that rarest of poetic forms: radical honesty. There is no â€œAnastacia-ReneÃ©â€ poem in (v.). She employs prose, experimental lists, call-and-response pieces that use biblical language, and metaphorical African roots work initiated ...
- AJC Decatur Book Festival announces 2017 lineup
A feast of fiction, science, poetry, politics and history will once again grace the ... introduce â€œAll the Dirty Parts,â€ a decidedly non-childrenâ€™s book about the erotic impulses of a young man. On Sunday, Sept. 3, Atlanta author Carmen Agra Deedy ...
- Get Started Reading Poetry With the 25 Most Anthologized Poems
Temple gathered 20 poetry anthology books published in the last 25 years to find the most popular works included within. To narrow the list, she looked at anthologies collecting English language poems, and only included poems with three or more appearances.
- Grimey Times + The Church of the Open Sky - Sep27
The Church of the Open Sky is a luscious visual love poem that explores gratefully lived surfing journeys ... Chasing airshow results and video parts in his teens and then mainly chasing large slabs in his early 20's Andrew has grown into one of the ...
- Jashn-e-Rekhta: Urdu script shrinking and losing its place, says Gulzar
The session was followed by a sarod recital by Khanâ€™s sons Amaan and Ayaan. Over the course of three days, the festival which focuses on Urdu poetry and seeks to expand its reach, will see eminent writers, poets, and jurists like Javed Siddiqi ...
- In A World Thatâ€™s Stranger Than Fiction, Are Americans Still Reading Books?
Poetry, she said, has seen a marked sales increase at Powells, as have self-help books. Overall, she told HuffPost, â€œPeople read what brings them comfort... and if that is a science fiction series, or a political biography, or a memoir, they are reaching ...
- Motown Museum Presents "Motown Mic: The Spoken Word" Competition Series
The label served to capture the voices of African American poets and orators such as Langston Hughes, Stokely Carmichael, Elaine Brown, Ossie Davis and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose moving and inspirational â€œI Have A Dreamâ€ speech was recorded by ...
- Events this week: Legos, Opiod roundtable, Jewelry making for teens, kidsâ€™ fun with science, and another Summer Concert
Poetry Workshop Series (6:00 â€“ 8:00 ... This monthâ€™s free craft session is for teens only. Participants will make jewelry under guidance of popular crafter Mandy Roberge. Registration is not required. For details, see dedicated post.
- Kalamazoo Central mourns death of teacher Christopher Bullmer
Bullmer had served as the poet in residence at the Washington Writers Academy, and excelled in poetry, storytelling and dramatic performance. "He coordinated the Freedom's Legacy Education Project in Southwest Michigan," the poet description reads.
- Author Tia Williams on the Incredibly Fashionable World of Romantic Escapism
NBCBLK recently caught up with Williams to discuss marrying her love for fashion with her love for writing ... Dorothy Parker would have to compose an original poem. And Riz would have to speak in his Queens accent from "The Night Of".
- Bob Weir officiates backstage wedding at Citi Field
It was a wedding of Deadhead proportions ... The ceremony took place in a â€œVIP roomâ€ where the legendary rocker â€œcame in and said a poem and the â€˜I doâ€™s,'â€ another attendee recalled adding, â€œHe said beautiful things.â€