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- VIDEO: Rohingya women recount stories of rape, torture and abduction
VIDEO: Breathtaking poem about Islamophobia at US poetry competition A breathtaking ... VIDEO: New Amazon advert shows friendship between imam and priest Amazon have produced a new advert depicting the warm interfaith friendship between an imam and a ...
- Why I Write Poetry: Robert Lee Brewer
Recently, I got to thinking about the types of answers I like to hear in poet interviews and one that I always love is along the lines of â€œWhy I Write Poetry.â€ As a result, I thought itâ€™d be cool to start up a guest post series on just that topic.
- 'Your voice matters' at Youth Empowerment Day
The youth empowerment day also included poetry, a dance off and a questions & answer session ... after its founders met Carr at a protest in Madison, Wis., following the death of Tony Robinson, a man who was shot by Madison police. Wilkins said he ...
- I Will Bring the Peaceful Riot (A Poem for America).
This is a poem for America, for Trumpâ€™s America ... You can bring your hatred, and I will bring the peaceful riot Of hearts called out to meet the hate with fiercest love and song To call you out of your four walls and say that you are wrong.
- WD Poetic Form Challenge: Haiku Sonnet Winner
... to find more readers for your poetry with the Build an Audience for Your Poetry tutorial! In this 60-minute tutorial, poets will learn how to connect with more readers online, in person, and via publication. Poets will learn the basic definition of a ...
- Poem-A-Day - 'The Sunlight' by Miguel Murphy - St. George Daily Spectrum (blog)
Poem-A-Day - 'The Sunlight' by Miguel MurphySt. George Daily Spectrum (blog)Here is the Poem-A-Day for Monday, May 30, 2016. ... The Academy of American Poets is a nonprofit, mission-driven organization, whose aim is to make poetry available to a wider audience. ... Poem-A-Day - 'After You Have Vanished' by Kevin Prufer.
- Richard Wilbur, Two-Time Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet, Has Died at 96
â€œIf Ashbery invented a whole new kind of poetry, Richard Wilbur reminded us of the enduring power of tradition: that poems about the natural world and about love, written in classical, traditional rhyme and meter, would continue to matter going forward ...
- CLASSIC POETRY/Women's History: "To all virtuous Ladies in general" by Emilia Lanier (1569-1645)
but she is credited as the first woman to publish a whole volume of original English poetry under her own name. What follows is from the dedication to this volume, Salve Deus Rex Judaeorum, which appeared in 1611. Her life was difficult and complicated.
- Lives Change @ Your Library - Meet Librarian Jennifer Smith: the happier youâ€™ll be
Next, the children greet one another in a transitional rhyme ... Hyatt, professor of English and award-winning writer of poetry and nonfiction, serves on the Board of Governors of the SC Academy of Authors and as liaison between the Summerville Writers ...
- Marry Me! - Poem by Stanley Collymore
In the earlier draft version of this poem and the accompanying article edition, I had initially contemplated entitling both versions of them: "Irreversible in love with you! " but after much consideration on my part and a most astute contribution on hers ...
- â€˜Patersonâ€™ is Jim Jarmuschâ€™s poetry in motion
We follow him on a week in his life, as he goes to work, listens to the conversations of his passengers, walks his wifeâ€™s dog, visits the local bar each evening, and writes poetry on the side. Through his daily musings we get a glimpse at his talents as ...
- Paulina Otylie Surysâ€™ darkly beautiful work
Fittingly, her first book was titled Limbo_, a reference to Baudelaireâ€™s infamously miserable volume of proto-gothic poetry Les Fleurs Des Mals. Work / Photography New Bas Princen monograph explores The Construction of an Image A new publication by ...
- Clint Black & Wife Lisa Hartman Put Their Love To The Test In Hysterical Game
Blackâ€™s manager introduced the two of them and the country ... â€œOnce I met him and got to know him and then started learning about his music and all of that, and his poetry, I had to kind of forget about it when I was around him,â€ Hartman said.
- Book Review: The Remnant Glow by Meera Chakravorty and Elsa Maria Lindqvist
It isnâ€™t rare for a poetry book to plunge its readers into uncertainty regarding how to perceive it. The Remnant Glow does the same, at times feeling like intriguing monologues between two strangers whoâ€™ve met at a convention or on a flight to the said ...
- VIDEO: Poetry contest for construction workers
A group of migrant workers from Bangladesh are sharing poems of longing for family and home with enthusiasts in Singapore.