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- Poetic host at 'Goody Goody Diner' inspires customers
Everyone gets a poem, but the sonnet is never quite the same. Bell has about 500 rhymes to choose from and said he take his inspiration from God. Sly said he's not slowing down anytime soon. He hopes to spread his inspirational poems as long as he can.
- Book Review: â€œThe Light on The Wallâ€ & â€œJackknife: New and Selected Poemsâ€
Ashburn takes a hard look at a fractured family in stark poems such as â€œOur Mother Drove Barefootâ€ wherein the poet observes her mother as she â€œpushed that Chevy hard / over the hills and through the night.â€ while â€œMy brother and I slept like ...
- German art school inspires poetry reading
An annual poetry reading will feature Mary Jo Bang, a published author and professor at Washington University in St. Louis, at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Lecture Hall of the Doudna Fine Arts Center. It will be free and open to the public. Bang is the author ...
- New Concept in Christian Music â€“ This is So Awesome
I remember wanting to write it from the position of His humanity, so it would be more identifiable for non-Christian people along with the ... I started writing poetry pretty early on. I didnâ€™t really start writing music until I started traveling.
- Were King County deputies justified in shooting teen? Inquest begins Monday
A press release sent out by King County stated the teen fired first and deputies shot back ... funny and liked to write poetry. He would have graduated from Federal Way High School six months after his death. â€œIâ€™m not going to be quiet.
- Jim Jarmusch's Paterson: Poetry for the New Year
The quiet charm of Jim Jarmusch's Paterson, his latest movie, about a poet evoking the time and place of predecessor wordsmiths William Carlos Williams and Allen Ginsberg, impresses with vitality, a life force. So much, that two-time Academy Award nominee ...
- Local Poet To Celebrate Artists Connie Fox And Bill King At Guild Hall
The book combines a lifetime of poems, journal entries, and memoir that "traces the ... December 18th at 2 p.m. Admission to the event is free. Guild Hall is located at 158 Main Street in East Hampton. For more information, call or visit guildhall.org.
- Femi Fani-Kayode Pens Love Note To The One That Brings Him Joy
Precious Chikwendu aka Snowhite, Femi Fani-Fakayodeâ€™s wife turns a year older today May 25th and the doting husband took to Instagram to pen a beautiful birthday poem for the mother of his son who he fondly calls Mama Aragorn. God brought ...
- On Exploring Godâ€™s Femininity and Enthroning Black Women: A Review of Oyindamola Shoolaâ€™s â€œTo Bee a Honeyâ€ #LiterallyWhatsHot
â€œI want a womYn so black her face kings the night. She chariots the moon and the stars and without her they would not shine.â€ In case youâ€™re wondering, Oyindamolaâ€™s poems often refer to the word woman as WomYn, for artistic reasons, I gues
- School project morphs into poetry contest
And, after the group came to realize how First Nations people were a â€œlarge partâ€ of Canadaâ€™s identity, the poetry-loving trio wanted to bring some attention and awareness to what they call the â€œunjust treatmentâ€ of the aforementioned culture.
- Forbes @ 100: The Poetry of Jim Michaels
Michaels would post caustic critiques in an open forum for the entire staff to see, using a stream-of-consciousness style that broke every rule of punctuation and capitalisation. In retrospect, it was poetry. Many of the recipients of these missives run ...
- Berks Bard Fest 2017 with poet Elizabeth Bodien
Events are free and open to the public ... This year's selection of poets also includes Catherine Rittenhouse Good, frequent winner of the Encore Poetry Contest and award winning poets Elizabeth Bodien, Awilda I. Castro-Suarez and Doug Arnold.
- 10 of the Best Wendy Cope Poems Everyone Should Read
â€˜Valentineâ€™. In some of her best poems, Wendy Cope likes to take a word or phrase and then try to think up multiple funny rhymes for it â€“ and here, â€˜My heart has made its mind upâ€™ leads to lines ending with â€˜lined upâ€™ and â€˜signed upâ€™, in ...
- ANA celebrates poets, journalists, patrons, others
ANA lifted the spirits of its guests to a plane of literature at the event that was held at the palace of its Grand Patron and Paramount Ruler of Tombia, His Royal Highness, Chief Christian Atani Okpofaa Otobotekere. It was a day of poems. Even the welcome ...
- Emirati poet held for writing poems about sexual...
An Emirati poet allegedly misused his social media accounts to publish poems that breached public morality. Authorities in Abu Dhabi are taking legal action against the writer, known as the "poet of the senses" (Shaa'ir Al Ahasees in Arabic) for misusing ...