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- Literacy Festival wants writers
VALDOSTA â€“ Young writers are wanted. The South Georgia Literacy Festival committee partners with Snake Nation Press for poetry and writing contests, which are open to area high school students, according to an organizational press release. New works ...
- Roanoke Rapids, NC Author Publishes Poetry Book
The poems presented in Tap are stand-alone works ... please go to our virtual pressroom at www.dorrancepressroom.com or our online bookstore at www.rosedogbookstore.com.
- How To Have A Clean Breakup And Stay Friends With Your Ex In 3 Poems
Those poems and that idea on love were written by one of the most ... At the end of the day, love isnâ€™t only a sexual or romantic emotion, but a shared connection with a person that can last forever. So, what do you think? Is it possible to stay friends ...
- DISâ€¢ARTICULATIONS 2017: READER POEMS FOR JUNE
Any of the three poems we received for this monthâ€™s Reader Poem contest might have been the â€œwinner.â€ In the end we chose Marissa Anne Ayalaâ€™s â€œSpectroscopicâ€ because of the way she keeps surprising us with the turns her poem takes. But we ...
- Classical music: This Friday night is a FREE sampler concert of great German art songs based on great German poetry
It is because the 19th century in Germany remains a Golden Age when great German Romantic composers such as Franz Schubert and Robert Schumann drew inspiration from great German Romantic poets such as Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (below top) and Heinrich ...
- Give Us Your Moments Of Love; We'll Give You A Poem
Maybe it's the moment you finally realized you could move on after losing a loved one. Share your moment with us, and we'll share the poems we find for you on air and on NPR.org on Valentine's Day.
- The Invisible Tree
That saves us.â€ I was also interested in Wallace Fowlerâ€™s statement that Paul ValÃ©ry thought writing poetry is a bending of the will to all kinds of constraint. [line break added] Somebody asked me if I was going to say something about why I dislike ...
- Poetry Review: Marina Carreiraâ€™s â€˜I Sing to That Bird Knowing He Wonâ€™t Sing Backâ€™
The intersection of poetry and music is not a new concept; it continually recurs in the cadences of poets, the language of singersâ€”or in Bob Dylanâ€™s win of the Nobel Prize in Literature. The debut chapbook from Luso-American poet Marina Carreira, I ...
- Black Lives Matter students, police in tense moments at UNLV
It happened just after 8 p.m. at the student union courtyard. UNLVâ€™s black lives matter group had just wrapped up a poetry reading. At the same time, police from North Las Vegas showed up on motorcycles and weave their way in around the tables.
- Sing, Muse: Three New Books on Literature and Pop Music
Both Daniel Kane and Brian James Schill, in their respective books, offer raised eyebrows in the directions of Smith and Lou Reed, whose â€œpreconceptions about poets and poetry,â€ according to Kane, â€œwere, for the most part, predominantly corny.â€
- City Noise Might Be Making You Sick
Isaac Rice, her husband and the publisher of The Forum, became a champion of his wifeâ€™s crusade ... but they are just the very people who are also not sensitive to argument, or thought, or poetry, or art; in a word, to any kind of intellectual influence.
- CNMI teens invited to raise awareness of dating violence through slam poetry
The Northern Marianas Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence is inviting CNMI teens to help raise awareness on teen dating violence and/or promote healthy relationships through slam poetry at the annual Teen Poetry Slams on Rota and Saipan.
- Childrenâ€™s Writing Fellow Launches Creative Writing Project for Schools across NI
Myra Zepf, the Childrenâ€™s Writing Fellow, based at the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queenâ€™s University and supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, is inviting P6 classes from primary schools across Northern Ireland â€“ in Irish as well ...
- As NFL players protest, Motown legend Smokey Robinson has some AMAZING words of wisdom
Robinsonâ€™s poem is funny, raw and profound. Every black NFL player protesting today should be forced to watch this video (and some white ones too). Blacks are taught that they must show resilience in the face of â€œdeadly oppressionâ€, or, as prominent ...
- Pro-lifers slam Christian school for punishing pregnant teen
Hagerstown, Md., May 25, 2017 / 11:34 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Students for Life of America had strong words for a Maryland Christian high school that banned a pregnant student from walking at her graduation â€“ a move they say will only deter women from being ...