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- Friendship Bread -Dear Poet Friends Departed
Dear poet friends departed, as I ponder the things I learned about you and the way our time together made my heart grow fonder, there seems so very little I can say. As poets sometimes do, Iâ€™ll use a metaphor. Your friendship was a lovely kind of bread ...
- River City Nomads present local poetry Sunday in Salida
The River City Nomads will present their poetry at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Salida SteamPlant Paquette Gallery, 220 W. Sackett Ave. The group is composed of Laurie James, Lynda La Rocca, Lawton Eddy and Craig Nielson, all of Salida, and Peter Anderson of Crestone.
- Meet Rachel Rodgers, project manager extraordinaire
Thatâ€™s right; when you were six, you were still learning how to swim â€“ Rachel was writing short stories and Dark Age fantasy ... In high school, Rachel took interest in slam poetry and already knew what her future life would hold.
- Iâ€™m not going to play the shy, modest Desi bride at my wedding, no matter what aunties say
Now, having a traditionally cultural Pakistani wedding is very important to me ... Syjilâ€™s articles, blog posts, poems, and fiction tend to address politics, social issues, Islam, desi culture, and things people donâ€™t want to hear.
- A prosaic lack of women in the Cambridge Companion to Irish Poets
The Cambridge Companion does not take advantage either of the work done on Irish female poets in the early Romantic Period, nor on womenâ€™s contribution to the Irish literary revival and the first World War, who include Katharine Tynan, Susan Mitchell ...
- National Book Store brings Lang Leav for book signing event at SM City Cebu
Each guest will only be allowed one copy of Lang Leavâ€™s â€œSad Girlsâ€ signed. The book ... Leav is the author of several poetry books and the winner of the 2014 Goodreads Choice award for poetry. Some of her past works include â€œLullabies ...
- Osbey to deliver poem honoring first African-American resident students
â€œMy work overall is research-based â€” poetry, prose, libretti, other forms â€” and so perhaps itâ€™s a natural association to make. â€œFor the most part, for much of any given work, Iâ€™m grappling with some kind of history. Everything that I write b ...
- Poetry program expanding
During this event, the Quincy College students who participated in reading poetry with selected inmates at the Plymouth ... With Their Hands Dirtyâ€ at 7 p.m. April 24. All programs are free and are located in the Otto Fehlow Meeting room.
- Mom bids adieu to breast-pumping in 'Goodnight Moon'-inspired poem
In anticipation of her sonâ€™s upcoming first birthday, she was inspired to write this poem while pumping. Itâ€™s dedicated to all pumping momsâ€”past, present and future.)
- Wednesday Night Poetry to host graphic designer
This summer she created the new logo for McClard's BBQ. Beltran began writing poetry when she was in middle school. "I was in a creative-writing class, and my first poem was about the color black," she said. "Being a teenager everything is about emotions.
- 5+1 reasons you should visit Eger, the Hungarian Athens
The defeat of the Turkish forces at Eger is of great historical importance and several poems and novels were written about it ... (built in the 13 th century in Roman style, then rebuilt in Gothic, then again in Neo-Gothic style), the DobÃ³ IstvÃ¡n ...
- Hutch author of bug-filled poetry book has signing Saturday
Hutchinson author Carol Murray will share her new book of children's poetry with the public Saturday morning at Bluebird Books, 2 S. Main St. Hutchinson author Carol Murray will share her new book of children's poetry with the public Saturday morning at ...
- Poet Billy Collins Speaks in Des Moines
Poetry just sounds better than non-poetry ... The event will also be streamed live online. Who would think that doing a key word search of a massive newspaper database would turn up a previously unknown short novel by the much beloved 19th century ...
- Vulpes Random: On marking a poetry exam
I collect my share of the poetry exam scripts, put them in my bike pannier, and cycle home. I put them on the table, close my laptop to avoid distracting emails, find pencil, eraser and decent black ink pen. I open the packet. Fifteen exam scripts stare ...
- Photo: Poetry jam
Jacksonville High School hosted its annual poetry slam this week. Guest readers at the National ... Among participants were Jordan Fletcher (from left), Teri Black, Kenzie Prewitt, Garret Frye, Elizabeth Hart, Ellie Smith, Lucas Magelitz, Tayler Holler ...