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- French President Emmanuel Macron pens birthday poem to 13-year-old British schoolgirl
A British teenager received an unexpected birthday present in the form of a poem from French President Emmanuel Macron. The world leader penned the 20-line verse for schoolgirl Sophie, who celebrated her 13th birthday on Wednesday. The kind and surprising ...
- 5 fun things to do in Windsor-Essex this weekend
Before radio, movies and late-night TV, audiences were entertained by vaudeville performers. This might be the only place youâ€™ll be able to find square dancing and Celtic music west of Cape Breton. The main band will have two fiddlers and a piano for Cape Breton set dancing.
- Interstellar Poet Laureate: Tracy K. Smith
Last week, in the Thomas Jefferson Building auditorium at the Library of Congress, the newest U.S. Poet laureate, Tracy K. Smith, gave her inaugural reading. Why am I writing about this on Tor.com, you might ask? Read on, friends. Smith has nerd cred to spare.
- Bible classes in public schools are now OK in Kentucky
The measure states the social studies courses on biblical content must focus on Christian characters, poetry and narratives and their relation to contemporary art and public policy.
- Birthday Poems - Poems For Birthday - Our Birthday
Lengthened with letters written in an o-so-familiar hand. Loveâ€™s hips splayed at our summer sharing. Waters broke with words more potent than time or tide. Head crowned to Cotswold confessions and communions.
- LIVE! Family is pained; please don't harass us, says Judge Loya's son
A family representative at the press conference said ... mentioned in Padmavat, an Avadhi poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi in 1540, has been facing protests from various groups, particularly the Shri Rajput Karni Sena, for allegedly ...
- â€œModified Visions of a Half-Imagined Pastâ€ â€“ Reading Doomsday Clock #2, Action Comics #994, Detective Comics #971, Teen Titans #15 (SPOILERS)
He wrote poems, wrote and directed plays ... The Batman of Tomorrow reveals himself to the Teen Titans to recruit them to his cause. But the reunion gives way to the big question: is the life of an innocent child worth more than the lives of millions?
- Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer after all, experts say
In 2015, Chile's government said that it's "highly probable that a third party" was responsible for his death. Neruda was reburied in his favorite home overlooking the Pacific Coast last year. Neruda was best known for his love poems. But he was also a ...
- Jailed Documentarian Released, Turns To Fiction
He writes video game, music, and movie reviews, poetry, comic books, bad dreams and good copy ... IranianPersonals: The easiest way to meet single Persian men and women. TopTopic: A community forum that returns value to those who create value.
- On Poetry and Politics
Despite American poetryâ€™s grand political past, such as Whitmanâ€™s hymns to democracy and human variety, and its ongoing achievements, some strains of American critical thought suffer from isolationism, at least when it comes to overtly political themes.
- Hidden Voices: African American Writers in Wisconsin
press release: Join three Madison-area African American writers - poet Fabu, novelist Sherry Lucille, and playwright and novelist Catrina Sparkman - as they discuss their poetry and prose in relation to the work of three African American literary giants ...
- Word Creativity Kit - The creative writing tool for kids
Word Creativity Kit is a creative writing App for the poets and writers of the future. It gives the user a chance to think outside...
- Yagmur & Alex
Looking at the photos, you almost canâ€™t tell it was raining! Our wedding was a true DIY affair from the start. Alexâ€™s dad officiated our ceremony, his sister read a beautiful poem and my brother sang â€œFly me to the moonâ€ by Frank Sinatra ...
- Teen Poems - Poems For Teen - Christopher Lane Murdered By A Black Teen Younger Than Travon
Michele Obama who called Jason Collins when he came out Gay, Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, Stevie Wonder now look the other way. Baseball Scholarship to East Central University on an afternoon run, The Black teens were on the prowl as they decided to kill ...
- Desert Town Hall Hosts 'Giving Back' Poetry Contest
From Desert Town Hall: Desert Town Hall, presented by The H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation, will continue to accept submissions through March 1, for the "Giving Back" poetry contest. The winning poem and a book compiled of all entries will be ...