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- You Must Read Patricia Lockwood's Howlingly Funny Family Portrait, Priestdaddy
From reading her poetry, I'd always assumed that Lockwood was the love child ... If you do like it, well, then, welcome to the family.
- Big E Officiates His First Wedding.
They had a poem that they both really enjoyed that I read, which was sweet. I threw a little of my stuff in at the beginning â€“ â€œAWWW, WEDDING PARTY!â€ â€“ but for the most part, I stuck to honoring the seriousness of two people getting married.
- Read Poetry: SOMEDAY WE WILL ALL BE FREE, by Alvin E. Colbert
I look, we search, where is freedom? Is it all in my mind? I stand and I fight, with all of my might, this freedom I must find. I am hungry, you are cold, he is homeless, she is sad, I am black, you are white, he is brown and she is red,
- Mineral Oil: Cowboy Poetry
Each morning when the elevator opens on my floor, I get a list of patients who are feeling mighty sore. Theyâ€™ve all had major surgery. Letâ€™s say theyâ€™ve been tuned up. But now theyâ€™re nauseated â€˜cuz it seems theyâ€™re all plugged up. Iâ€™m not ...
- How to write a poem for someone you dearly love
April is Poetry Month, a painful reminder for some, who suffered under English teachers who made them write about the cherry tree wearing white for Eastertide or â€œThe Love Song of J. Alfred Prunefaceâ€ by T.S. Eliot, that small dark cloud of a poet.
- Guessing Game: Edgar Allan Poe or Goth Song Lyrics?
Monday marks the birthday of O.G. Edgar Allan Poe â€” original goth (one of them, anyway). Poeâ€™s morose poems and gloomy short tales populate the annals of gothic literature. The master of the macabreâ€™s life wasnâ€™t exactly cheery, either. Drugs ...
- Awaken comatose soul
your sweet 100% They will Love You. My mom was lonely for like a couple decades for real!! I use to fear she would be alone until her end because she Never stepped foot out of her comfort zone and sheltered herself indoors but lucky for internet she ...
- MANIFEST Voices Poetry Showcase
Chattanooga artist and teacher Christian J. Collierâ€™s MANIFEST Voices poetry workshop will be concluding its second year with a free showcase on July 29 th, and the community is both invited and encouraged to come. Each of his students will be taking the ...
- You Will Have A BreakThrough Inspirational Spoken Word Poetry
"You Will Have A Breakthrough" is a dynamic blend of Inspirational Spoken Word Poetry, Smooth Jazz, Neo Soul and Hip Hop. In the vein of Jill Scott, The Roots or Gil Scott Heron. You will enjoy and be inspired by this musical and lyrical treat by Kamal Imani
- Routledge Revivals: The Poetry of Alexander Pope (1955): Laureate of Peace
First published in 1955, this exegesis on the writings of Alexander Pope reveals the technical felicities of his poetry, and is the first to be devoted to the great meaning inherent in his work. One section, which has appeared before and did much to ...
- Theater Review: A â€˜Midsummer Nightâ€™s Dreamâ€™ That Never Touches Earth
Itâ€™s a perpetual doom for this play, perhaps because weâ€™re taught it in grade school, perhaps because of its often rhyming poetry, perhaps because of the ... first in white pajamas and then in glitzy black evening dress. Their age is set off by the ...
- Grandmother describes Lakewood woman found dead in Ridgeville as â€˜beautiful, wonderful childâ€™
NORTH RIDGEVILLE â€”Rachele Tyburski was no stranger to tragedy; nor to resilience. Between early-in-age sickness and loss, Tyburski spent 26 years turning to poetry, family and conversations with her mother for strength. But when Tyburski was found dead in North Ridgeville on Sunday, it was memories of her love and resilience in which her family Read More... The post Grandmother describes ...
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- How 40 poets under 40 are writing India of the 1980s and 1990s - Scroll.in
Scroll.inHow 40 poets under 40 are writing India of the 1980s and 1990sScroll.inOne waning late summer afternoon, the young poet Semeen Ali, whom I had met very briefly â€“ actually, barely met, but seen on the podium â€“ at the 2012 Hyderabad Literary Festival, got in touch with me with a rather invigorating proposition. Although ...
- Sweatpants & Culture | Poet Nikki Giovanni
I guess thatâ€™s why Iâ€™m a poet. We put things together in ways no one else does.â€ Giovanniâ€™s first book of collected poemsâ€”Black Feelings, Black Talkâ€”is about to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary of first publication. Over the course of the ...