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- Philip Pullman Will Soon Publish â€œCompanionâ€ Books to the â€œHis Dark Materialsâ€ Trilogy
More than twenty years after Philip Pullman published his trilogy His Dark Materials, the author has announced a new â€œcompanionâ€ set of books. â€œThatâ€™s what I really wanted to explore in this new work,â€ he said. â€œMore about the nature of Dust ...
- Amber Tamblyn's Sweet Poem For Her Daughter Captures A Mother's Love
For Motherâ€™s Day, Amber Tamblyn wrote an emotional poem for her daughter about the day she welcomed her via C-section. â€œYes, after you dripped loose, they stapled me closed with two dozen metal eyelashes batting into my skin,â€ she wrote. Tamblyn, who ...
- From the brutality of the gridiron to the grandeur of Rome, Ron Smith embraces the 'intensely physical' in poetry
Most of the athletes in the poems are college and high school football players ... Monk â€” â€œThose eyes: wild and watery and black,/begging to please, to hurtâ€ â€” is the coachâ€™s dream bludgeoning lineman, while Mason prevails by feint and dodge.
- A Year Of Loss, Fear, And Hope In A Chicago School
They wrote poems and read novels and explored big questions like "What ... They were young -- most of them still teens -- and now they are gone. Asking if they were gang members seems little more than a pretext for concluding their deaths were ...
- Conscious poetry and the post-independence era
A very significant factor in Carifesta is literature. A meaningful study of this regional cultural festival is a lengthy and complex undertaking that will require many revisits, including its treatment and representation of the regionâ€™s literature.
- Orange Plastic Purse 1972, poem by Amanda Bonnick (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
Her poetry has been published in various small presses (Fire, Envoi) and she very much enjoys performing at local spoken-word events. As well as working on her poetry, she is also editing her first childrenâ€™s novel.
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Joel Swannâ€™s epic series of 21 reviews of poetry published in Hong Kong continues with Kim Hyesoonâ€™s short collection. Joel Swannâ€™s epic series of 21 reviews of poetry published in Hong Kong continues with Kim Hyesoonâ€™s short collection.
- British Library puts some literary treasures online
LONDONâ€”Hundreds of the British Library's most valuable literary resources, from the Bronte sisters' earliest writings and drawings to an early draft of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," have been posted online. The library's new website ...
- Don McLean's 'American Pie' lyrics sell for $1.2 million at auction
Kate Stanton NEW YORK, April 7 (UPI) -- The original manuscript of Don McLean's "American Pie" sold Tuesday for $1.2 million at an auction at Christie's in New York.
- Doris and the Bubblinâ€™ Mop Water, story by Joseph Johnston (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
Dinner shift at the college dining hall. Cafeteria trays rocketed down a conveyor belt and my task was to pull the sporks off and toss them into buckets of dishwater at my feet. Then Clarence, Potter, and Bubs scraped the remnants of the trays into a ...
- Two Poems by Carolina Ebeid
One sentence held the echoes of a room without furniture. One narrowed like a corridor leading from the outside in. One sentence grew out of fashion with the disco-ball maker. One was radial & wheeling, & the verb spun at the center.
- OCD Love Story Takes Internet by Storm, Over 30 million Views in One Week
The video chronicles a story of love and loss through the lens of the authorâ€™s sometimes-debilitating mental illness, moving from humor to heartbreak in less than three minutes. Alongside the poemâ€™s blow-up, Hilbornâ€™s debut book, Our Numbered Days ...
- Famed poet Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer after Chile's 1973 military coup, experts say
Neruda was reburied at his favorite home overlooking the Pacific Coast last year. Neruda was best known for his love poems. But he was also a friend of socialist President Salvador Allende, who killed himself rather than surrender to troops during the Sept.
- What An Artist Learned Writing Poetry For Google Programmers, Investment Bankers, Corporate America
As a self-described â€œpoet-for-hire,â€ Brian Sonia-Wallace has poeticized a slew of topics on-demand, both bizarre and conventional. In the process, heâ€™s tapped into the soul of corporate America and identified the joys and struggles common to its ...
- More than free shipping: The best movies on Amazon Prime
In his free moments, he writes poetry that he never shares with the world. Thereâ€™s not much more to the plot than that; like a poem, Paterson revels in imagery and rhythm. Itâ€™s a quiet film, but it feels like thunder. Watch now on: Amazon Set in 16th ...