Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!
- Christian Poet Shares Poems of Healing and Redemption
People who experience spiritual renewal usually write memoirs to share their story of a life full of hope and second chances. Steve Sieting also went through a spiritual awakening and published a book â€“ a book of poems it is. â€œFrom Out of the Sand ...
- Dr. Word Says: Trump Tries His Hand at Poetry
Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 19, 2017 "The Dems scream death" is a pithy, well-turned phrase ... or is the beauty of the poem an accident caused by the constraints of the seventeen syllable, five-seven-five form? Since I readily grant the author of ...
- National Poetry Month Day 26: Clint Smith
He is the author of Counting Descent, which won the 2017 Literary Award for Best Poetry Book from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association and was a finalist for an NAACP Image Award. He was born and raised in New Orleans.
- adventure poetry
I think the orange pirate look on the guy is a bit creepy. I also want to remind the editor that ladies can be rough, tough and appreciate a bit of blood and gore in their poetry as well. The poetry itself is from a variety of authors, including ...
- â€œEroText is an avant-garde experimental bookâ€ â€“ Sudeep Sen
So, unsurprisingly, I use a highly wrought stylized mode of micro-fiction that overlaps with aspects of prose-poetry, and poetry that overlaps with aspects of fiction. In EroText, I have also experimented with language like one would in the rendition of ...
- On the write side of normal
As for Indian writing, Chandra mentioned â€œMahasweta Deviâ€™s Breast ... which decides who is mad.â€ Speaking about poetry as therapy, Chandra said, â€œReading a book cannot reduce the dose of medicine, but does reduce the dose of suffering.â€
- Art review: 'Marsden Hartleyâ€™s Maine' at Met Breuer
He returned as World War I heated up, came back to New York and spent the next two decades painting, writing essays and poems, and exhibiting his work ... rural landscapes (think Woodâ€™s â€œAmerican Gothicâ€). Hartley, despite wide-ranging talents ...
- For Poetry Month: Meaning and Pleasure featuring Michael Dickel and Myra Schneider
Itâ€™s great to get a poem or story published. Itâ€™s about income and getting read and for some itâ€™s validation as well. These are all important (even vital), but I was reminded recently that our poetry and other writing is about so much more.
- In a first, Tulu poems translated into English
According to them they left out classical poetry in Tulu and the rich tradition of folk epics ... While the poets of the older generation were inclined to proclaim their nationalism and love of culture through familiar symbols and idioms, the new ...
- Of Found Poems & Memories â€˜A Poetry Writing Workshopâ€™
In the current milieu of movement, migration, environmental and societal changes, poetry resonates again. It is being used as a way to understand and develop personal identities. #GetOffline brings you â€˜Of Found Poems & Memoriesâ€™ , a poetry writing ...
- Wanda Brunstetter: 10 Spiritual Books to Read for Inspiration
As a child, books and poetry took me to places I couldnâ€™t visit ... Each of the books Iâ€™m sharing has lent an inspirational thread, or learning tool, Iâ€™ve found to be helpful. Nancy and Plum was one of my favorite childhood books.
- Fred Abbate, 77, of Moorestown, a professor and civic volunteer
Dr. Abbateâ€™s friends and family said he treated everyone with warmth and kindness ... â€œYou could be a corporate leader and still write poetry; you could be a teacher, a playwright, a volunteer, a lover of sports, a magician, anything.
- 'The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses' is bloody, muddy, loud and grand
Even when the dialogue is merely expository, there is poetry in it. Heroes and villains, the strong and the weak â€” the heightened language and the mighty weight of iambic pentameter dignify the greatest character and the least. Everybody makes their case.
- The 100 Best Websites for Writers in 2017
Tweetspeak Poetry is the go-to site for â€œthe best in poetry and ... With her blog posts, podcast and Author Audience Academy, youâ€™ll find tons of content on book writing, publishing and marketing. Author Joanna Penn has built a best-selling writing ...
- Remembering Ahmad Faraz on his 9th death anniversary
Faraz was influenced by the Progressive Writers Movement. Like his mentor, Faiz Ahmad Faiz, he wrote poetry when he was in jail. After his death, Faraz became the target of a nationwide scandal where distasteful specimens of poetry were credited to his ...