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- Who Is Crazy Poetry Fan Lee In â€˜The Perfect Soulmateâ€™ on Lifetime?
The protagonist in the Lifetime movie The Perfect Soulmate is Sarah Miles (Alex Paxton-Bessley). Sheâ€™s a published poet who put her writing on hold when she got married and had her daughter Megan. Now that Meganâ€™s older, Sarah returns to writing on her ...
- Writing in Verse: RCGC Faculty Receives International Literary Award
He entered the poem in several writing contests. â€œThe subject lent itself more to verse, as opposed to prose,â€ said Ridgway about the poem that focuses on the consequences of time and the people we have lost. His work was one of the 37 writings ...
- The Dead Poets and the Non Poetry Reader
It is for his prose that I love the writing of Laurie Lee, although itâ€™s darn near poetry anyway. Cider with Rosie was what started this love affair, the flames were fanned by Village Christmas, a slim little number that had me wanting to be ...
- My 6 Memorable Poems of 2016
Yesterday I shared with you my most memorable posts of the year so today, as it is normally Prose for Thought day, I thought I would share with you my 6 most memorable poems of 2016 Back in April I took part in NaPoWriMo which meant writing 30 poems in 30 ...
- An Artist and a Poet Consider Poetry Itself
the body you dove from at ten at the lake. The old gods are gone. Your lookout for them, scratched as it was on the crumb of a muffin, kept you up days in the office in Leeds. Is he here? You can still hear the whistling teeth of the secretary there.
- Cowboy band coming to Watertown May 2
They have performed at the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, the National Folk Festival, Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, on "A Prairie Home Companion" and have appeared at the Grand Ole Opry. Gustafson also appeared on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien."
- VN poet wins Cikada award
Established in 2004, the Cikada Prize is awarded to an East Asian poet who â€œin his/her poems shows poetic sensitivity for the inviolability of lifeâ€. The prize was founded on the 100th birth anniversary of Swedish Nobel Prize laureate (in literature ...
- The Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Poet Thomas Lux Has Died, and More
The journal will publish three writers every two weeks ... Rita Dove talks with Salon about poetry, optimism, and politics.
- Erotic Illustrations For You To Revel In Your Darkest Desires
Nothing scares you and you realize that by knowing your body, you have matured and grown. Castelliâ€™s illustrations are erotic poetry and while her work is shared across the Internet, she refuses to use digital techniques to make her art. She sketches and ...
- Get your kids to attend a four-day poetry workshop with author Sakshi Singh
"Poetry tends to be an underrated medium to learn language. It shouldn't be, because kids take so naturally to it," begins author Sakshi Singh. To help promote this medium, Singh will be conducting a Weave a Verse workshop as part of NCPA's ongoing Summer ...
- Stephen Edgar
Under the editorship of J. D. McClatchy, himself a prize-winning poet, The Yale Review presents up-and-coming writers, explores the broader movements in American thought, science, and culture, and reviews the best new books in a variety of fields.
- Shashi Tharoor Perfectly Sums Up The Dark Mark The Caste System Has Left On India
I had acted, elocuted a humorous poem and MCed my classâ€™s efforts to generous applause, and the younger Kapoor was either intrigued or disconcerted, for he sought me out the next morning at school. â€œTharoor,â€ he asked me at the head of the steps near ...
- 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.
- Announcing the â€˜Hobbies Poetry Contestâ€™ Winners
The theme was â€œHobbies,â€ and we received more than 400 poems from students in grades Kâ€“12 that demonstrate their poetic genius and creativity. View our online collection of participants and see the fantastic submissions we received this year.
- Falsely accused Christian emerges from 2 years in jail, stronger in faith
According to reports, Zhang is even stronger in her faith than before and shared her Christian beliefs with many prisoners in her cell. In March, Zhang penned a poem describing the hardships she faced in prison and concluding that she â€œenjoyed the bounty ...