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- All Sydney needs is love and protection
Indeed, if you Google "romantic idealism" it's all about expecting perfection ... Most extraordinary of all, its empowering medium was poetry. Dylan and Cohen, Hendrix and Joplin, Jagger, Simon, Lennon and McCartney were prophets and poets, singing us ...
- Book review: Deaths of the Poets, by Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts
As an icon of artistic expiration it both harks back to the Romantic generation of Shelley, Keats and Byron and projects forward towards the self-destructive Winehouse, Cobain and Morrison (I know, none of them are poets, but as Roberts and Farley confess ...
- Patients pick up healing poems from the Addenbrooke's 'Emergency Poet'
Patients at Addenbrooke's have received some poetic prescriptions during their trip to the hospital. 'Emergency Poet' Deborah Alma parked her up her 1970s ambulance by the visitor's entrance on Thursday (September 28) to receive drop-in consultations.
- Bloomfield's Alan Pizzarelli to present in Carriage House Poetry Series â€œPoetsâ€™ Apocalypseâ€ in Fanwood on Oct. 17
The Carriage House Poetry Series was launched in 1998 at the Kuran Arts Center, an historic Gothic Revival structure that was once a 19th century carriage house, hence the name of the series. The Oct. 17 reading is free and open to the public. An open mic ...
- Leading Age: Bristol Village hosts District 1 Art and Writing Show - Pike County News Watchman
Pike County News WatchmanLeading Age: Bristol Village hosts District 1 Art and Writing ShowPike County News WatchmanWe have five art shows throughout the state in different regions, and anyone who is a resident or member can enter,â€ said Marlene Andersen, director of resident life activities at Willow Brook Christian Homes, and statewide coordinator for the ...
- Student to represent Del Val High at regional poetry competition
Poetry is "a wonderful way to witness the inside of other people's minds," says Rachel Baransky. She's the Milford junior who will represent Delaware Valley High School at the regional level of the national Poetry Out Loud recitation competition.
- Review: The Recorded Poems of Och Aye the G'nu
With a bonus CD, The Recorded Poems of Och Aye the Gâ€™nu is a collection of rhythmically rhyming, zany and entertaining short stories written by Jimmy Barnes and collaborated with bestselling childrenâ€™s group - The Wiggles. On the accompanied CD ...
- Piped poetry makes world debut in Prague
People passing by nÃ¡mÄ›stÃ MÃru in Prague these days may have come across a strange pipe-like structure protruding from the ground.
- Utah's poet laureate want to map our literary history
The gory, terrifying illustrations of Danteâ€™s journey through hell in contrast to Ovidâ€™s erotic and funny poems from 2 A.D. captivated Rekdal. Those works kicked off her poetic interests, inspiring her to also write her own. In her early 20s ...
- I translate, therefore I am
Of the Libyan-American poet Khaled Mattawaâ€™s three American University in Cairo â€œIn Translationâ€ lectures (organised by the Center for Translation Studies and the English and Comparative Literature department), the last, â€œPower, Identity and a Prayer for Repatriation: on Translating and Writing Poetryâ€, delivered on 17 March at the Oriental Hall in the Tahrir campus, presented three different ...
- Perlis Mufti removes controversial poem from Facebook page
PETALING JAYA: A poem criticising "cow worshippers" written by Perlis Mufti Datuk Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin (pic) has been taken down from his official Facebook page. A check by The Star Online on Sunday showed that the poem posted on Friday was no longer ...
- George Michael's boyfriend flees home they shared ahead of anniversary and admits he'll never find love again
â€œIt makes me so sad, I just want it over and done with ... inseparable and George would regularly post pictures of them travelling the world. Writing poetry about George â€“ who was nicknamed Yog â€“ has been a source of comfort to Fadi.
- The Elephant I Love
There is something about the Elephant I love very much, I wish I could cuddle him but I know I cannot, if they be my friend ,I will play soccer with an Elephant on my side, I will catch hold of his trunk and heâ€™ll trumpet me to victory with pride.
- 29 Incredible William Arthur Ward Quotes
William Arthur Ward is considered to be one of the most quoted writers of inspirational maxims in the United States. With more than a hundred articles, poems, and meditations written by Ward, here is a look at some of the most notable William Arthur Ward ...
- Deaf Poet's Visual Poetry: A Creative Storytelling Without Words
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