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- POETRY: UNDER YAHWEH'S LOVING HANDS
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- How One Florida Woman Plunged a Wedding Into Absolute Chaos
Today we bring you the story of a wedding crasher who wreaked havoc upon all â€“ a story that, if we lived in a different time, might be transcribed into an epic poem or a ballad for troubadours to spread throughout the land. We begin in the great state of ...
- How poet Beth Ann Fennelly discovered she had accidentally written a micro-memoir
Poetry is the Rodney Dangerfield of the literary field ... Now we have these lives and kids and big jobs â€” Itâ€™s not like we did nothing but lie in bed all day. Itâ€™s the funny things like getting peas for his vasectomy and putting them in the pasta.
- Why We Shouldnâ€™t Shield Children From Darkness
Some of the best are funny. Or silly. Or informative ... I projected Lorenâ€™s illustrations as I recited the poem from memory, and after I finished, something remarkable happened. A boy immediately raised his hand, and I called on him, and he told ...
- The Best of the Bestiary: literatureâ€™s most popular mythical creatures
Honorable mentions: CS Lewis, Chronicles of Narnia. Long before Ariel became part of our world, mermaids made a splash in folktales and romantic poetry. Where did mermaids come from? Ancient people created gods (or goddesses) for just about everything ...
- God You Bestow Peace - Poem by Bhargabi Dei Mahakul
You are father we are children we know, Sunshine touches and in love melts snow. We need no war, ever peace we do need, Vices go far; values come in life's deed. You feed us sweet fruits through nature, For us you have so large love legislature.
- Gaza: Resistance Through Poetry - CounterPunch
CounterPunchGaza: Resistance Through PoetryCounterPunchHe was -and remains â€“ one of Gaza's most influential intellectual and renowned poets. After Israel occupied the Gaza Strip in 1967, he lived in exile for the rest of his life, hopping from one country to another. Many of Gaza's great intellectuals were ...and more »
- Spartanburg summer camp aims to develop empathy in teens
The camp includes teens from across Spartanburg County and the hope is being exposed to diverse experiences and backgrounds will open their eyes to new perspectives. Students are working on everything from poetry to fiction and journaling. The camp is free ...
- Khaled â€“ Shot Down
â€œBut Iâ€™ll hold onto the poems I would write you.â€ â€œShot Down is a very personal record for me and I really feel as if moments like this video are only the beginning of whatâ€™s yet to come,â€ Khaled told The FADER.
- Christian Wijnants RTW Spring 2018
Persiaâ€™s rich cultural heritage continues to influence Christian Wijnants, leading the Belgian designer ... this time collecting ceramics, paintings and poetry along the way. Floaty dresses were scattered with flowers, while scarves, a big element ...
- Youth Literary and Art Forum from next week in Dhofar
He said the 23rd edition of forum will include several events, such as competition in poetry, folk poetry and short story, short story readings, an exhibition on fine arts, an evening of theatrical performances, a seminar and dialogue in the Omani literature.
- Author events around Snohomish County - HeraldNet
Author events around Snohomish CountyHeraldNet... of poetry, â€œChinook and Chanterelle.â€ Pyle, an eclectic author of field guides, fiction, natural history essays, poetry and memoir, captures luminous moments of the natural world and its cycles of life, death, and rebirth. Book signing and ...
- The People of Crimea
"I was forced to flee Luhansk, Ukraine, because they shelled my home. I've been staying with a friend in Yalta for several months. Yes, I am a Cossack. Yes, I am sad."
- The Wake: Performance and design as pure poetry - Irish Times
Irish TimesThe Wake: Performance and design as pure poetryIrish TimesMourning is painful, cathartic and perilous to avoid. It's something at which Ireland has long excelled, in outpourings of emotion, song, whiskey: it's good, grief. But when burial rituals are not observed, as Antigone angrily discovered long ago and ...and more »
- Local bookstores continue to rewrite the book on how to compete with online giants
In the beginning, poetry and books about science made up the â€œbackboneâ€ of Lithicâ€™s inventory, said owner Danny Rosen, a poet who worked previously as a geologist and astronomer. Lithic also carries local, regional, natural history and childrenâ€™s ...