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- Meiser, La Grua Center director, passes the torch - The Westerly Sun
Meiser, La Grua Center director, passes the torchThe Westerly SunOutside, next to the wide-open doors, arms raised in welcome, stands a female figure, with two black dogs at her feet. ... It's a dance hall where strangers meet to the beat of African drums, and wellness groups gather to stretch and strengthen their ...
- The Science Of Making Friends (and Shidduchim)
In the ironic poem above, Shel Silverstein writes about a way to â€œstay friends forever.â€ Of course, no friendship works if one person is constantly bossing the other person around. And there arenâ€™t any hard and fast rules for friendship, right?
- Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!
The tolerance and loopy poetry of the beloved book by Dr. Seuss have been nicely ... shows the influence of his colleague with the Gothic-inflected architecture and surly teen JoJo, the smallest and most heroic Who of all. G, 86 min. By Andrea Gronvall
- Andrew G. Zubinasâ€™ Poetry Book Invites Readers to Breathe the Beauty of the Nature
Robert Frost quotes, "Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words." Andrew G. Zubinas is a certified poet who has accumulated over 130 hardcover books of Lithuanian poetry. He blissfully shares his book titled, Forest ...
- Shannon Gene Frankum
His hobbies included collecting guns and knives from all over as well as being known for writing his funny poems. He had a love for all kinds of music and could make a new friend in a matter of seconds. Shannon was so loving and enjoyed talking that he ...
- Czeslaw Milosz: One of the most fascinating poets of the past 100 years
[Best new poetry collections in April] Through the 1960s and â€™70s ... Milosz viewed modern thought and modern society â€” in particular, American society, which he got to know intimately after settling in California â€” as shallow, science-obsessed ...
- Poetry to music
Their March 4 show features poetry that has been set to music, music composed to poetry and poetry as a catalyst for free improvisation. Free. 2:30 p.m. 755 W. Napa St. 707.996.5217.Sonomalibrary.org.
- MSU Banners to present free poetry reading Tuesday
A free poetry reading by award-winning poet Amy Fleury will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, at the Stream Alumni Center as part of the 2015 Banners at McNeese State University season.
- Was Emily Dickinson Really an Introvert?
Poems that were published in her lifetime ... Is the snake the poet who wonâ€™t conform, or an imagined love interest? Dickinson also loved her sister-in-law, who encouraged her to write. Whether she need encouragement or not, she sought it.
- Books for Young Bards
April is National Poetry Month! Time to indulge in poetic forms of all kinds and kidsâ€™ books serve up odes of opportunities. Picture books are notorious for revealing in rhyme and rhythm, but novels can deliver a powerful poetic punch too, and ought to b ...
- Looking For One of a Kind Love Poems?
It is a common connotation that Valentine's Day is the only time when people can celebrate love. This is a much labeled idea and the fact is that; anyone and everyone can celebrate love all-year round, at every second, every minute, and every hour of the day.
- Gay History â€“ February 9th: Irish Poet Brendan Behan, Marc â€™10Â½â€™ Stevens, and Jerry Falwell Outs A Teletubby
Her lover was actress Ada Dwyer Russell whom she called â€œPeter.â€ Russell is reputed to be the subject of Lowellâ€™s more erotic works, most notably the love poems contained in â€˜Two Speak Togetherâ€™, a subsection of Pictures of the Floating World.
- The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Chris Santiago
The Rumpus Poetry Book Club chats with Chris Santigo about his new collection Tula, writing a multilingual text, William McKinley and the Phillippine-American War, and the connections between music and writing poetry. This is an edited transcript of ...
- 7 Poems To Help You Deal With Anxiety
It's no secret to those of us who deal with anxiety that it's not just being really, really nervous. Forty million adults deal with anxiety disorders, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, and only 42.2 percent of those people are in treatment.
- Baltimoreâ€™s â€˜Nobody Kill Anybodyâ€™ Weekend Marred by Shooting Death
With Saturdayâ€™s death making it 209 homicides so far this year â€” compared ... neighborhood cleanups, meditations and poetry readings. Bridgeford had said organizers raised money to be donated to families of gun violence victims over the weekend.