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- Friends remember his love for shayari
BENGALURU: â€œBaad marneke mere, iske charche honge, log sun sunke meri daastan, rothe huve,â€™â€™ is one of the thousands of shayaris (Urdu poetry) recited by Dharam Singh. He would recite shayaris when he was happy, sad, travelling or just relaxing.
- Senator Square: Orienteering experience at Carson High is more than an amazing education
Cupcake Wars at the Carson Library are a good way for the teen on spring break to try something different ... Nevada County Arts Council presents the inaugural Sierra Poetry Festival bringing together an array of local, national and international poets ...
- Chocolate Love - Poem by Jimmy L. Lyons
when she walks by I have to stop and stare. She also has a gorgeous, stunning smile; it's the smile of a woman with some style. I love being close to this chocolate-skinned lady I love it now, and I'll love it when I'm eighty.
- DBMS students display impeccable oratory skills at Elocution contest
... an overall personality development and an Elocution competition always helps children to enhance their public speaking skills. Each contestantâ€™s selection of poetry was exceptional and they tried to deliver it to the best of their ability. The ...
- Briefly in Denton Time
... AWard from the Poetry Society of Texas and the Bill Burke Award and Dolly Sprunk Memorial AWard from the New York Poetry Forum. Her work has been featured in publications such as The Yale Review and Texas Monthly. Dr. Stephen Souris, a professor of ...
- Happy Birthday: Jim Morrison
One canâ€™t help but contemplate what poems he mightâ€™ve written in the intervening years since his death in 1971, or what songs he mightâ€™ve sung, either with The Doors or on his own. To celebrate his birthday, weâ€™ve pulled together six Doors covers ...
- Cowboy poets coming to town
Starting Friday morning, the Big Bend will host the 31st annual Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering on the Sul Ross State University grounds, and around 59 poets and musicians will gather in Alpine to share stories of working cowboys and ranch life. The first ...
- Brooklyn, NY Author Publishes Mother's Poetry
(PRLEAP.COM) The Wind is Whispering a Love Song, a new book by Roland Orrico, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. The Wind Is Whispering a Love Song is a wonderful collection of Author Roland Orrico's mother's poetry, which spans a time ...
- Pain and Three Kinds of Death in Dustin LaValleyâ€™s â€˜A Soundless Dawnâ€™
Using a prose style more akin to poetry than standard narrative fiction, LaValley foregrounds the uneasy rhythms and movements of psychic interiority â€” for this, and for his persistently bleak tone, I see a connection with another giant of the horror ...
- Bill Berkson, San Francisco poet, art critic and teacher, dies - SFGate
SFGateBill Berkson, San Francisco poet, art critic and teacher, diesSFGateâ€œLike dissolving into a '40s movie or then again a dream of a conversation about new art and old jazz standards, these poems are sad and wise.â€ Professor emeritus at the San Francisco Art Institute, where he taught art history, critical writing and ...and more »
- Publish The Book Youâ€™ve Already Written, Your Blog Posts
All 3 of my Haiku Perspective books contain the poems I used in haiku challenges which were posted on this blog. Yes, I added some additional haiku, because I could (well because I had written them and didnâ€™t know what else to do with them).
- BOOK SMART: It's time for tales from the crypt
The vampire obsession in popular culture is far from a new trend. The literary vampire first appeared in 18th century poetry and quickly became a stock figure of gothic fiction with the publication of John Polidoriâ€™s 1819 novella, â€œThe Vampyre.â€
- 'Then the scaffolds drop': Emily Dickinson's home getting new life
to front only the essential facts of life." "What (the bedroom) gave her was what people struggle to find today: a kind of solitude where your thoughts come to you," said Don Share, editor of Chicago-based Poetry magazine, who has visited the room.
- Donâ€™t Pay for Classic Books When Youâ€™re Going Back to School
and Poetry. If youâ€™re a fan of classic science fiction from the likes of Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, and Robert â€¦ Read.gov is a site maintained by the Library of Congress, and features books and other literature available for free. The books are ...
- Nathan Englanderâ€™s new appreciation for childrenâ€™s books
When the sister rabbit stands up for Wolfie it literally moves me to tears. [Childrenâ€™s literature] is a form a poetry. They are short and primal. ENGLANDER: For the Giller I have to have been through a 100 novels. I was just finishing the last 30.