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- Foreign Ministry Celebrates Jerusalem Sovereignty with New Year Reader
As Jewish people all around the world prepare for the High Holidays at this meaningful time in the Jewish calendar, the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites online users on a ... is a collection of writings and poems on the diverse meanings of ...
- The Art of Poetry
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- Lingerie-Clad Pamela Anderson Wipes Away Tears as She Mourns Hugh Hefner's Death
In her poem, titled Goodbye #Hef," Anderson looked back at her friendship with the publisher. "Mr Hefner / I have so many thoughts, I have no brain n right now to edit / I am me because of you / You taught me everything important about freedom and respect.
- U of G creative writing grad wins Griffin Poetry Prize - Guelph Mercury
U of G creative writing grad wins Griffin Poetry PrizeGuelph MercuryA University of Guelph graduate has won this year's Griffin Poetry Prize for Canadian poets, and is also the youngest winner in the competition's history. Liz Howard, a creative writing master of fine arts (MFA) graduate, was awarded the $65,000 prize ...
- Celebrating Choonwon's poetry at 100th year of 'Mujeong'
"Mujeong,"first published as a seriesin a daily newspaper in 1917 ... While Choonwon's poemsare not as celebrated as his novels, his mark on the poetry world is no less significant. Before writing "Mujeong,"he cowrote the first modern Korean poem with ...
- Nurain M. Zulkepli Releases 'Tinta Hati: Inked from the Heart'
Taking inspiration from her daily experiences in dealing with people and observing ... Inked from the Heart" (published by Partridge Singapore). The book is a bilingual poetry piece, written in both Malay and English languages, that narrates the feelings ...
- â€œI Kind of Resist Definitionâ€¦ Thatâ€™s the Realm I Work In: Boots Riley on Writing and Directing the Out-There Sundance Hit, Sorry to Bother You
When I write songs, I often have scenes in my head, or scenes that happened from life, that Iâ€™m translating into poetry: What does this mean and how can it resonate? With this, Iâ€™m just like, this is what happens. Filmmaker: Transcribing the vision?
- From riding to writing: A cowboy poet tells his tales
He asked me if I got it done and I said, â€˜you know dad, I found an easier way to shoe horsesâ€”write a check.â€™â€ Angellâ€™s horses all have names that jump out of their looks and personalities. Several poems are dedicated to them, notably â€˜Indie.â€™
- Robert Frostâ€™s â€œThe Death of the Hired Manâ€
Robert Frostâ€™s classic poem captures the essence of the home as a place of belonging ... At the moment just before Silasâ€™s death when Warren announces he has passed away, Mary notices a natural event in the sky she relates to the episode at the farm.
- Personality and prose in professor's new book
Or decide to write a poem or love song?â€™ You know, whereâ€™s that initial urge come from?â€ Each chapter in the book is modeled after what Wagner hypothesized to be five differing types of artistic personality: the A-lister, the artisan, the game ...
- Genoa Cowboy Festival returns for year 6
The sixth annual Genoa Cowboy Festival is April 30-May 2. This yearâ€™s event will feature performances by some of the best-known entertainers in Western music and cowboy poetry, including Lacy J. Dalton, Gary Allegretto, Mike Beck, Belinda Gail, Richard Elloyan, Sourdough Slim, Larry Maurice, â€œBimboâ€ Cheney, The Western Flyers swing band, and many more. Other festival events [â€¦]
- How Curb Your Enthusiasm landed Salman Rushdie for that fatwa story line
And Rushdie was more than game to poke fun at the danger that has shadowed him for years, going so far as to explain to Larry the benefits of the fatwa, which included weaseling out of social obligations (Sorry, canâ€™t attend your poetry reading!
- Vinod Khanna's Death: Amitabh Bachchan pays a special tribute to his friend
Later that day, after attending the funeral procession for Vinod Khanna at Worli Hindu Crematorium in Mumbai, Amitabh expressed his feelings for his friend in a beautiful poem which he posted on his official Twitter account. T 2507 - à¤†à¤¦à¤° à¤”à¤° ...
- No Hugs at Friendship Park, But Families Reconnect Through Border Fence
At Friendship Park, which straddles the U.S./Mexico border between ... The fences are painted with bright colors and display signs reading "Poetry is for People with Dreams" and "A Future To Believe In." Straddling the fence is a church service in English ...
- Franke Lectures to explore â€˜New Orleans in the American Imaginaryâ€™
â€œâ€˜Bellocqâ€™s Opheliaâ€™: New Orleans in the American Imaginary,â€ at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28. Trethewey, who served two terms as poet laureate of the United States (2012-2014), is the author of four collections of poetry: â€œNative Guard ...