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- Poem of the Day: â€œBardic Symbolsâ€ by Walt Whitman
In 1855 he sent Emerson a copy of his recently self-published poetry collection, Leaves of Grass ... Russell Lowell omitted two lines that he considered overly graphic. In the poem, Whitman responded to his would-be readersâ€™ disinterest with melancholy ...
- Elizabeth Bishop: A miracle of a poet
She has published poems in the Sewanee Review ... but her work and life are haunted by loneliness and estrangement. After the early death of her father and her motherâ€™s institutionalization, Bishop led an uprooted life, which may connect psychologically ...
- National Poetry Month: â€œPoetâ€™s Sutraâ€ By Gerald Cedillo
A poet and literary event organizer, Gerald Cedillo attended the University of St. Thomas and studied Creative Writing at the University of Houston. He has taught theater, performance poetry and writing. He has served on the board of Houstonâ€™s week-long ...
- Farewell to Dennis Stone who demonstrated the true meaning of love to the world
After Dennis's death, his family found this last verse on the pad on his writing desk. For his family, those few words said it all. Here, we a small handful of the hundreds of poems penned by Dennis. Click here to read some more.
- Friends in Delhi, foes in Mumbai: BJP, Shiv Sena fight it out ahead of financial capital's civic polls
The rally saw Republican Party of India leader Ramdas Athavle regaling listeners with his poems, BJP MP Kirit Somaiya predicting that Sena leaders, along with NCP's Chaggan Bhujbal would soon be behind bars, and Bhojpuri singer and BJP leader Manoj Tiwari ...
- Children's author CM Healy coming to Bookworm Box - My SSnews.com
Children's author CM Healy coming to Bookworm BoxMy SSnews.comHealy has always been fond of Shel Silverstein and writes poems when the mood and inspiration strike. ... Healy also gives the readers an insight as to what has happened between Snow White's fairy tale wedding up to Princess Lillian's 18th birthday.and more »
- Engagements (for saturday and sunday)
3 p.m., poetry evening, 4.30 p.m. Indian Medical Association: Union Minister of State for Tourism K.J. Alphons to inaugurate medical summit conference, KTDC Samudra Hotel, 12 noon Heritage Forum and Uthradam Tirunal Institute of Culture: 90th birthday ...
- Gulf Arabs, poetry and prose
Emirati Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan had recently taken part in the childrenâ€™s television show Sesame Street and read out a story to kids. The minister said he participated following an invitation from Minister of State for ...
- American Fork Daughters of Utah Pioneer woman teaching 44 years and counting
Visit an American Fork Daughters of the Utah Pioneer monthly meeting ... with a penchant for stories and poetry. â€œI think she could have made a living out of writing,â€ Scovill said. As Johnson looked around her front room last week, she expressed ...
- Reading Poetry while Sketching
A few friends have spent the year fighting cancer and too many family ... I created this speed paint video of the artwork I posted on Tuesday and combined it with readings of a few poems. One of which Iâ€™ve never shared online before.
- The Dear Women project is encouraging people to write to the women whoâ€™ve inspired them
Coffee, oversized blankets, and poetry give me the warm and fuzziesâ€¦oh ... These have now been transformed into cards for people to send to their inspirational women, and 25% of the profits from each box will go to a women-supporting non-profit.
- Leader, president offer condolences over death of poet Hamid Sabzevari - Tehran Times
Tehran TimesLeader, president offer condolences over death of poet Hamid SabzevariTehran TimesTEHRAN -- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani have offered their condolences over the death of Hamid Sabzevari, an Iranian poet who is mostly known for the works composed about the ...Leader condoles death of poet Hamid SabzevariMehr News Agency - English Versionall 5 news articles »
- Racer Mama A Strong Finisher In Mother's Day Poetry Contest
All week we're showcasing the winners of our Mother's Day Poetry Contest. Our judge, Susan Porterfield ... this poem seems to be tickled by what some might call her liberation. Sheâ€™s a free soul, weâ€™re told, with a â€œwho cares grin.â€
- Review: Tina Howeâ€™s New Englanders Thrash in the Shallows of â€˜Singing Beachâ€™
While the play is ostensibly set in the near future, the characters are mired in the past, quoting the Romantic poets and singing a couple of Gilbert and Sullivan numbers. These characters donâ€™t make much sense. Piperâ€™s bratty 12-year-old brother ...
- Photo: Poetry jam
Jacksonville High School hosted its annual poetry slam this week. Guest readers at the National ... Among participants were Jordan Fletcher (from left), Teri Black, Kenzie Prewitt, Garret Frye, Elizabeth Hart, Ellie Smith, Lucas Magelitz, Tayler Holler ...