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- Poetry winners announced at Watseka Public Library
Poetry lovers gathered at the Watseka Public Library last week to hear the winning poems from the library's contest. The Times-Republic co-sponsors the contest, which celebrates April as Poetry Month and sees poets of many ages taking part.
- Black Lives Matter: birth of a movement
â€œThe sad part is, thereâ€™s a section of America who is cheering ... Her friend and fellow activist Patrisse Cullors found poetry in the post, extracting the phrase â€œblack lives matterâ€ and reposting the status. Soon the two women reached out to ...
- Kit Harington dishes on his unique ancestry, losing his virginity
Iâ€™ve inherited the bad poetry genes, but not the inventor genes ... Iâ€™d like to do comedy, but I donâ€™t want to do romantic comedy. Iâ€™m not a romantic comedy guy. But Iâ€™d like to play someone really f--ked up. People who are right on the ...
- Washington residents publish series of storybooks, CDs for children
â€œWe believe that the integration of language, music and art empowers children to take ownership of their own creativity, and make learning a fun and rewarding experience.â€ Katz is the author of three poetry collections, and her work has appeared in ...
- Dancing Through The Fire by Malcolm Guite
Photo courtesy Lancia E. Smith For every day from Shrove Tuesday to Easter Day, the bestselling poet Malcolm Guite chooses a favourite poem from across the Christian spiritual and English literary traditions and offers incisive seasonal reflections on it.
- Airea D. Matthews: Texting with
received the 2016 Yale Series of Younger Poets Award (Yale University Press, 2017). Her work has appeared in Best American Poets 2015, American Poets, The Rumpus, Four Way Review, The Indiana Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. She received ...
- Adam Bojelian: Paralysed schoolboy who gained international acclaim for his poetry dies
A paralysed schoolboy celebrated around the world for his poetry which he created by blinking has died, it emerged today. Adam Bojelian, 15, was born with cerebral palsy and lost all ability to move his body at just ten months old.
- Dear Democrats, Unless You Nominate Mark Zuckerberg, Donald Trump Will Win in 2020
captures some of the anger, rhythm, and poetry of â€œLock her up ... So they can either A) save their millions or B) pour it into the the pools of dark money that can assist on down-ticket races or ballot initiatives. (Option B, incidentally, could ...
- POEM: 'I gratefully thought of our area'
â€¢ TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a short paragraph about yourself and why you wrote the poem. A photo of yourself also is welcome.
- Meet the creative Hodgetts from Cheddington
Former LBO Village News correspondent Deborah Hodgetts has written an anthology of romantic poetry which was in itself a labour of love, six years in the making. The mother-of-one from Cheddington describes A Universe of Love (published by Blurb.co.uk ...
- Spearfish woman finishes second in state poetry contest
Local poet Marsha Mittman earned second place in an annual nationwide contest sponsored by the South Dakota State Poetry Society. Mittman won her award in the South Dakota portrait category for her work â€œDrumming Circle,â€ the Society announced Wednesday.
- This Hard-Hitting Poem Explains How We Stereotype Men And Tell Them to Man Up (Watch Video)
The poem says how a five-year-old boy who cries in public is considered ... Only when I thought that was the least pressure parents could put on their children, she said, â€œBecause they donâ€™t want him to be earning lesser than me.â€
- Clark Fifth Grader Wins Union County Poetry Contest
Annie Exi from Kawameeh Middle School in Union won second place and Eric Teixeira from Duarte-Marti School #28 in Elizabeth won third place. TAPintoClark.net is Clarkâ€™s official electronic news source and the only free daily paper.
- Miss Subways contest is backâ€” and now open to all genders
The contests were sponsored by the New York Subway Advertising ... Show your love for our subterranean system through song, dance, poetry, or any other talent: Rubik's cube solving, hula hooping, speed knitting, playing the sousaphone...
- Justice JS Khehar to be next Chief Justice of India
Urdu poetry has done wonders to calm the hearts of people, especially in Jammu and Kashmir, which has seen so much violence and bloodshed, Chief Justice of India... Does Maharashtra have a proper safety plan in place like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and ...