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- Tiffany's Epiphanies: Write Yourself a Poem
Recently I found an old notebook filled with my (terrible) teenage poetry. As I read through my words of self ... Levo is the best place to contribute your inspirational thought leadership. Begin elevating the purposeful careers of our community by sharing ...
- The Rumpus Inaugural Poems: Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib
some of them washed blood out of their grandmotherâ€™s only pair of good sheets. & some of them buried their children at dawn & pressed their backs against police barricades at dusk. a& some of them fill prisons & hum the words from a spiritual passed down ...
- Green Writers Press plans launch party for 'Roads Taken: Contemporary Vermont Poetry'
please feel free to do so with credit to The Commons and a link back to commonsnews.org. BRATTLEBOROâ€”Green Writers Press celebrates the publication of a new anthology, Roads Taken: Contemporary Vermont Poetry, with a launch party and readings at 118 ...
- Sing patriotic songs regularly
â€œThe meaning behind these celebrations is that we have gained independence from colonialism and are free to conduct our own activity ... children colouring contest and poetry recitation by students from primary school to universities.
- The 2017 National Book Award finalists
And the weighty issues of American politics continue to dominate nonfiction ... The five finalists in fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young peopleâ€™s literature are below.
- Deuxmers Publishing Launches Citizen Steele by Peter Shaindlin in Europe
PARIS, Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Deuxmers Publishing, one of Hawaii's leading independent publishing houses of fiction, poetry and photography books, announced the European launch of the lauded cult novella Citizen Steele by author Peter Shaindlin.
- Anne Frank poem sold for 140,000 euros at Dutch auction
HAARLEM, Netherlands - A very rare handwritten poem by Jewish diarist Anne Frank was sold for ... Frank wrote the 12-line text, dated March 28, 1942, in a friendship book belonging to the older sister of her best friend only three months before she ...
- 6 powerful books that speak to this American moment
This 1923 hybrid novel about African-American life is as multifaceted as its author â€” prose, poetry, and theater all cohering in horror and lyricism. A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor (Harvest, $15). She was dead before 40 ...
- Serena Williams pens powerful essay on pay gap for black women
They were also sporting the grey T-shirts featuring the title of Maya Angelou's inspirational poem about deconstructing stereotypes and exhibiting self-confidence. July 31 is #BlackWomensEqualPay Day: it represents the # of days into 2017 a black woman ...
- Now 70s star Pam Ayres wades into the Trump p*ssy-grabbing row with hilarious poem asking which part of Theresa May heâ€™ll shake (and the internet has a few suggestionsâ€¦)
The poem is in reference to a video which captured a newlywed ... It is believed that Trump hopes their co-operation will match the friendship between Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher in the 1980s.
- Fanwood to offer poetry readings by Gerrish and Grandinetti on June 20
Mary-Jane Grandinetti has had her poems published in various literary journals and international poetry anthologies. Her collection of Fibonacci poems, "Chocolate Sauce," was published by Muse-Pie Press in 2008. She is a poet who has a special interest in ...
- Derek Walcott: Poet and Creator of breathtaking beauty.
This post is written in the memory of Derek Walcott, of whom I have no memories at all, neither of the man himself, nor of reading his poetry. With the news of the passing away of the Nobel laureate, his poetry has surfaced and being read and analyzed and ...
- Urdu Academy to depict famous â€˜Nizami tehzeebâ€™
Hyderabad: Telangana Urdu Academy is planning a three-hour drama â€˜Dastan-e-Telanganaâ€™ which will depict the history of Telangana, its poetry, culture and traditions besides a presentation on Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao and his schemes.
- A Visit from St. Nicholas
Almost 200 years ago, this poem was published and the holidays ever since have always been brightened by poet Clement Clarke Moore's poetry. This wonderful poet wrote this timeless class on Christmas Eve for his own family, in 1822.
- Simply profound!
his poetry collections like â€œShabistaanâ€, â€œDharti Ko Akash Pukareâ€ and â€œRaanaayianâ€ still delight enthusiasts of pristine Urdu poetry. One of the badminton playing quartet along with Naushad, Mohammed Rafi and Dilip Kumar, this three time ...