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- Retired teacher, Bee Donley, shares â€˜A Life in Mississippi Classroomsâ€™ and poetry books
Bee Donley charmed the Mississippi Department of Archives and Historyâ€™s History is Lunch seriesâ€™ attendees with her original poetry and fond memories of teaching in Mississippi classrooms May 10. The 93-year-old retiree began her teaching career 57 ...
- Rhythm is the soul of poetry: Sugathakumari
Poetry can survive in the future only if it is rooted, poet Sugathakumari has said. She was speaking after inaugurating a poetry workshop organised by the O.N.V Cultural Academy at the Vyloppilly Samskrithi Bhavan here on Saturday. â€œRhythm is the soul of ...
- Local authors to sign books at Second Friday Town Party
Last Released;" and Oliver Gold also has two books: "Maui on the Rocks" and "Maui Leis and Lies." All three authors will be on hand to meet the public and autograph their purchases, along with the authors of "Maui Writers Ink - Short Stories and Poems."
- Poetry of Emily Dickinson Seminar Begins Feb. 2 at Wilton Library
Winners of Beyond Brushwork Announced at Rowayton Arts Center: Weston resident Joel Sobelson won Best in Show at the Rowayton Arts Centerâ€™s opening reception of the Beyond Brushwork Exhibit. The winning work was his pastel drawing, â€œSpotted Owl.â€
- My connection with poet Derek Walcott
I had shared the mailing address with the publisher and his contributor's copy of CAPITALS was on the way when I heard the sad news of his passing ... on the images of communication in Derek Walcott's poetry, requesting me to write a foreword.
- Gunter Grass, Nobel Prize winner, dies aged 87
German Nobel Prize-winning author Gunter Grass has died. He was 87.
- Some Creative Ideas on How to Present Love Poems for Him
You should not box yourself into just directly give the love poems for him. Be creative and there are many romantic ideas you can use. You could make your own card and decorate it beautifully with some embellishments. Then include your own written poem in ...
- Reckless driver leaves Dundee wedding venue an â€˜eyesoreâ€™
The castle was the subject of a poem by Dundee poet William McGonagall in his work The Castle of Mains. Dean took over the castle in August 2014 and was awarded Wedding Venue of the Year for the Central Region at this yearâ€™s Scottish Wedding Awards.
- Satie and Latour, a Parisian friendship of free spirits
Friday, March 17, marks the 150th birthday of JosÃ© Maria Vicente Ferrer, Francisco de Paola, Patricio Manuel Contamine, better known to his friends â€” and history â€” as Patrice Contamine de Latour, a pseudonym adopted after the Spanish-born poet moved ...
- Trashcan Sinatrasâ€™ Francis Reader pays tribute to 2016â€™s under-the-radar deaths
His list is 2016â€™s â€œTen Under-the-Radar Deaths.â€ Francis offers up a a poem, along with commentary on these huxleyed losses. Read below. huxleyed (v) â€“ to have oneâ€™s own death overshadowed by the death of someone more notable, or by a more ...
- Art review: Joni Peters' 'Poetic Imagery' combines paint with words
art and poetry about art. At least three dozen pieces are displayed, each accompanied with a sheet of typewritten prose to emotionally join with the artwork in an attempt to bring her images to deeper meaning. Peters is self-taught but has been exhibiting ...
- Danish Postcard Books: â€˜A Very Precise and Highly Compactâ€™ Format
Publishing Perspectives spoke with the two authors and their ... â€œNone of them liked that we used the term â€˜postcard poemsâ€™ on the bookâ€™s cover,â€ she says, â€œwhile categorizing it as comics. One reviewer was downright furious about it ...
- Letter to Coach
This piece is a message to one of my coaches and includes all of my anger and frustration with her. With you I canâ€™t do anything right. I work tirelessly to prove myself but it will never be enough. Your evil breath shoots out Words of hate causing me to ...
- What It Takes To Write A Poem
... poetry updates us on the best of the best of the worst sort of modern poetry. Their writers are dripping with awards, academic credentials and notoriety. The professionals write about small things, like their small world, where sinks and onions are big.
- â€œRomeo is Bleedingâ€ Highlights Art & Poetry as Antidotes to Bloodshed
In an unorthodox approach to Shakespeare, Clark begins to write his own adaptation of â€œRomeo and Juliet,â€ employing the help of local youth artists and poets form the docâ€™s imagery. Together, they parallel the romantic tragedy, with their dire ...