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- Why I Write Poetry: Steve Cushman
Several weeks ago, I posted about â€œWhy I Write Poetryâ€ and encouraged others to share their thoughts, stories, and experiences for future guest posts. Iâ€™ve already received so many, and I hope they keep coming in (details on how to contribute below).
- Analysis of Poem " To Autumn " by John Keats
Andrew has a keen interest in all aspects of poetry and writes extensively on the subject. His poems are published online and in print. To Autumn is one of the most popular poems in the English speaking world and is considered by many critics to be one of ...
- Unmasking the Igbo masquerade poetry
Generally received as the dead among the living, these masked spirits present in all Igbo communities from antiquity have been known to wield the power of life and death. An unmasked ... words of these masquerades are poetry of the purest form.
- Former DSNY Worker Turns his Experiences into a Poetry Book, Novel
Jim Hart, a retired New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) employee, has turned his experiences into a book of poetry and a mystery novel ... Police before retiring in 2004. New York Daily News has more: At the Department of Sanitation, you can ...
- Why I Hid My Bi-Polar Diagnosis When I Was Falling In Love
The kind of person who always wants to do the best for those they love. â€œI bought this on a whim to read as I was resting for the night, and I do not regret it one bit! Everything about the poetry in this book is amazing, heart breaking, and soul searching.
- Review: Jarmusch sets poetry in motion with his latest drama
This line from William Carlos Williamsâ€™s seminal poem â€œPatersonâ€ informs the message of a recently released film of the same name. Unabashedly inspired by the work of Williams, â€œPatersonâ€ is an effective, peaceful and grounded reflection on life.
- In Memory of Dump.fm, an Endlessly Collaborative Image Poem
Dump.fm died a quiet, seemingly definitive death this month, after having survived a number ... through additions by five or six other dumpers, a kind of asemic poem on the question of language in general and dump language particularly.
- Provocative poet visits VSU, â€˜misses the penisâ€™
Kim Addonizio read a collection of her poems and stories to a full theater of students, teachers and the local community on Feb. 2. Her provocative poems and short stories that were read didnâ€™t hold anything back, detailing her sex life and humorous ...
- Andhra Teacher Beats Students With Slippers For Not Learning Poetry. Are Schools Safe Anymore?
With the ever-increasing crime rate, safety has become a major concern for Indian parents sending their kids to school. In a recent incident, a school teacher in Andhra Pradesh beat his students with slippers for not learning a Telugu poem. P Gandhi, who ...
- Library system to celebrateNational Poetry Month
SEVIERVILLE -- The Academy of American Poets, the nation's largest member-supported organizations supporting poets and poetry, annually celebrates National Poetry Month each April. They produce Poets.org, Poem-a-Day, National Poetry Month and more.
- Alexander Sheps misses Marilyn Kerro
Psychic ex-lover devotes to poetry, which shares emotions ... we are always with youâ€, â€œSad and beautifulâ€, â€œToo well.â€, â€œdonâ€™t be sad! You will be fine. No relationship is free of fights and resentmentâ€¦ I sincerely wish you to find ...
- Jake Gyllenhaal Reads Poetry to Adorable, Precocious Child in His First Perfume Ad
Jake Gyllenhaal doesnâ€™t just read his child ABCs. For his first-ever fragrance ad, which he conceived with Calvin Klein, a robustly-bearded-Gyllenhaal recites and teaches his child an e.e. cummings poem ([i carry your heart with me(i carry it in]).
- Dutchess County poet laureate named
She will read her poetry at the state of county address delivered by County ... Inc.; the 2016 recipient of the Exempt Firemenâ€™s Association Black Heritage Committeeâ€™s Outstanding Community Service Award for extraordinary contribution and dedication ...
- Teens, cops 'walk the beat' in trust-building theater program
yells a teen in a black mask. "I saw the boy ... It's also a play on the fact that parts of the show are done in spoken-word poetry. The cast has been practicing four days a week for three to five hours each day, said Theo Perkins, the executive and ...
- AP Literature & Composition
This Week: AP MC Monday, recitations of British Poetry on Tuesday, an overview of literary time periods on Wednesday, romantic poetry on Thursday, and some Victorian poetry on Friday. Monday, February 6th: AP MC Practice Test (1986)--Read and discuss the ...