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- Smorgasbord Poetry â€“ Rebellion in Frome by Sally Cronin
As I delve back into my archive of poems written from my teens onwards it amuses me to see what emotional turmoil I put myself throughâ€¦ and others. This poem was written when I was sixteen following a trip to the West Country with my sister Diana..
- Yale group hosts refugee poetry festival
Around 30 New Haven residents and Yale students gathered at the New Haven Free Public Library for Yale Students of Salaamâ€™s first annual poetry festival on Saturday afternoon. The event was organized by Students of Salaam, a Yale organization dedicated ...
- Meet our new literary editors!
The This Magazine family is thrilled to welcome Andrew Battershill and ... He was also the co-founder and editor of Dragnet magazine. And our new poetry editor, Stevie, is a Canadian-Irish writer and former small-town bookstore owner whose first ...
- Wedding Poems - Poems For Wedding - Till Death Do Us Part
It was on our wedding day. The sun shone bright, the sky a striking blue. You had said our love be true. I would cherrish him, as he would cherrish me. We could satisfy each others desire. He was the flame to my fire. Being me I was never one for commitments.
- Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 408
including listings for poetry publications, publishers, contests, and more! With names, contact information, and submission tips, poets can find the right markets for their poetry and achieve more publication success than ever before. In addition to the ...
- Abdul Qavi Desnavi: Books, poems to biography; hereâ€™s all you want to know about this Urdu poet featured in Google doodle today
On Wednesday, Google paid tribute to literary critic and Urdu author Abdul Qavi Desnavion his 87th birthday through its doodle. Born in Biharâ€™s Desna village in 1930, Desnavi is known for playing a powerful role in the evolution of Urdu literature in India.
- Sareem Poems & French Producer Terem Join Forces for 'A Pond Apart'
Sareem Poems shares, "Terem and I started talking about working on a project two years ago. I first heard his beat production on Soundcloud. We quickly struck up a friendship and began working on songs. The beats started flowing and I started writing.
- Country Singers Bring Johnny Cashâ€™s Poems to Life on Upcoming New Album
Longtime Johnny Cash fans are about to get some very special new music. A forthcoming project, Johnny Cash Forever Words: The Music, sets the poems of Cash to music. â€œJohn Carter has a good number of poems that Johnny wrote. I say poems because they don ...
- â€˜Your Children Are Not Your Childrenâ€™ â€” Kahlil Gibran Was Right
I first encountered the poem, â€œOn Childrenâ€ by Kahlil Gibran when I was a teenager. I donâ€™t recall exactly when, but I can hear my dad reciting the words, â€œYour children are not your children,â€ and other lines from the poem in wistful tones.
- Game of Thrones recap: Thrones edge Thrones 68-61.
But every passing season seems to bang home the point that while his Xs-and-Os acumen is among the finest youâ€™ll see in the game (his out of bounds plays are basketball poetry), his roster ... backbreaking corner bomb), Christian Thrones threw in 12 ...
- Five Complaints
Eliotâ€™s answer: The French are dumb; they donâ€™t speak English. Their poetry had a death wish, and Poeâ€™s asinine ideas were simply a convenient rope with which they hanged themselves. Poe is no good, the French are a dead end, thank you very much.
- 13-year-old girl's inspiring viral poem tells teens: 'You are good enough'
Thankfully she didnâ€™t give in and continued to push forward. She hasnâ€™t written poetry like this in the past, but I am very thankful to her teacher for giving her a safe place to express herself. It has been therapeutic!â€ Oliviaâ€™s writing teacher ...
- Deer student competing in poetry contest
Maddy Windel will represent Deer High School at the state Poetry Out Loud contest on March 4 at Pulaski Tech in North Little Rock. This will be Maddyâ€™s third trip to the state poetry contest. In 2016, she won the state contest and represented Arkansas at ...
- UN Report Paints Dark Reality of Womenâ€™s Rights in Morocco
Rabat â€“ The MENA region, the sacred land of Islam, of spiritual music and enchanting poetry , is also a fertile land of gender inequality, domestic violence and sexist traditions. The International Men and Gender Equality Study in the Middle East and ...
- Newtown Township resident named 2017 Bucks County Poet Laureate
Falk was chosen from among 93 entries in the 41st annual contest, BCCC officials added. She will be honored during a poetry reading and reception at 2 p.m. Sunday at the BCCC Newtown Township campus, 275 Swamp Rd. For winning, Falk is getting a ...