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- This week in history: Missing African American poet Langston Hughes
He also traveled to China and Japan before returning to the States. Hughesâ€™ poetry was frequently published in the Daily Worker, and he was involved in initiatives supported by Communist organizations, such as the drive to free the Scottsboro Boys.
- Fairleigh Dickinson Universityâ€™s MFA program to co-sponsor poetry seminar
Steinke will lead a discussion on compression and information in poetry, which will lead to some writing prompts. Schaap will lead a seminar focused on the ways in which poetry can inspire nonfiction, and how poems can be integral to the structure of ...
- Death Fields
Pramila Venkateswaran, poet-laureate of Suffolk county (2013-15) writes poetry and non-fiction and teaches at Nassau Community College. A feminist activist, she writes about race, gender, and the environment. Her latest book is Slow Ripening (Local Gems ...
- Stylish Negotiations: How a Blind Writer Finds the Right Journals
â€œ[The Journal] is a forum for people with disabilities to speak for ourselves ... On another call for disabled poets, posted to social media, a writer asked, â€œWhat kind of poetry are you looking for?â€ And the editor offered a fabulous phrase ...
- Earn Some Star Trek Cred By Learning Klingon For Free
The language, while made up, has truly gained a life of its own, with fans learning the language, composing songs and poetry and even meeting up just ... Everyone can learn Klingon.â€ Through eight free lessons devised by Lipscombe himself, learners ...
- For imaginative teen, word â€˜authorâ€™ is the thrill
Her book is a 280-page dystopian thriller about a group of teens whose lives suddenly change when they discover ... In 2015, she had one of her poems featured in the Johnson County Public Libraryâ€™s Elementia Magazine. She credits one of her elementary ...
- North & South
In the black and white news photo from May 19 ... I recently e-mailed Rick to say hello, ask him about his travels, and solicit some of his thoughts on research and poetry, the general theme of my posts this month. His most recent collection, Chord ...
- Happy Birthday @FeliciaDay via @tdmiller820917 #Supernatural @GeekandSundry
I extend my best wishes that she have a wonderful day creating enduring memories of love. Here is a birthday poem that I wrote for Felicia Day: You listened with your heart, a birthday poem for Felicia Day by Tracy Diane Miller
- Only a few parents take their children and themselves to bookstores to buy books, says Shaba
Publishing in Nigeria actually predates our independence in ... we will say â€˜look, you need to be guided; you need a counselor; you need a mentor. Have you written a novel, poems? Can you take it to someone who teaches poetry in the university?
- Illustration Inspires Poems About Home
Write a story or poem based on this illustration by Ava Kendrick of Harwood ... You have nothing you will gain. Yes, my friend, now I must go. I pray you donâ€™t cave in. And if you do, someone will turn you into a cabin. All right, my friend.
- PDF [DOWNLOAD] We Grow Old: 53 Chinese Love Poems READ ONLINE
- Last-second book gifts for parents and children
Fun-loving children (are there any other kind ... Wrap it up with â€œHere We Are,â€ edited by Kelly Jensen, an anthology of feminist writing, poetry and thoughts. For the STEM-loving teen, â€œThis Book Isn't Safe!â€ by Colin Furze might be this years ...
- In The Second
The most unique set of poems I have ever read.â€ â€œHaving read Dark Earth by Dean J Baker my first reaction is WOW. This was written for me. His poetry speaks to me deep down in my soul. The style of writing then the naming of the poems is so on target.
- EU membership helps UK be force for good - Willie Rennie - Scotsman
ScotsmanEU membership helps UK be force for good - Willie RennieScotsmanAnd in the next five days, that is surely the poetry everyone in Scotland and the whole UK needs to think about. â€œWhat message would we send ... He is expected to say: â€œIt has been a dark week for freedoms and democracy. Forty-nine people murdered in a ...and more »
- Inspired by poetry: Cathryn McGill strives to live an authentic, open and genuine life
Cathryn McGill has worked relentlessly for years on her one-woman show. Having performed it back in March 2017, McGill gained attention for the show, â€œUnmasked.â€ The Albuquerque-based singer is bringing it back tonight for a show at the African ...