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- A Lawrence Poet Enjoys Late-Life Success By Seeing Water On The Kansas Prairie
I wrote a poem every day that summer ... and theyâ€™re ready to celebrate what would have been her 100th birthday. â€œIâ€™m very happy and proud when I hear so many people here in Topeka that really had a lot of respect for her and the gift God had ...
- Black Boy Poems: An Account of Black Survival in America and Poor News Network
Itâ€™s our ongoing mission to create and curate a unique mix of informed public affairs, culture and arts that provokes thought and reaction on a complexity of issues facing our listeners. Expanding KPFAâ€™s digital footprint with more on-demand ...
- Blink, poem by Maria Pascualy (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I like to write longhand in the morning in a cheap composition book. I do quick drafts then do some editing down. This particular piece speaks to who I was at 17 as I look back, rather than how I saw myself at that age.
- Contemporary Irish Poetry Featured Writer: Lizz Murphy
She has published 13 books of different kinds. Her eight poetry titles include Shebird, Portraits: 54 Poems and Six Hundred Dollars (PressPress), Walk the Wildly (Picaro), Stop Your Cryin (Island) and Two Lips Went Shopping (Spinifex print & e-book).
- Lonely Love Online
Socialite, Series of the Year, original Artwork/Artist and Spoken Poetry. Learn who was awarded an honorary award of Humanitarian of the Year and more
- School Reviewing Rules Amid Student Poem Controversy
A Massachusetts school says it's reviewing its policies after a student's poetry reading blaming whites for oppression drew criticism online. The Republican reports Holyoke High School sent a letter to families Monday saying some were offended by the ...
- SOL 17 & Poetry Friday: Feather, Celebrating Valerie Worth
Natalie Goldberg ~ Last week, I shared Kwame Alexander, Chris Colderly, and Marjory Wentworthâ€™s inspirational new poetry collection, Out of Wonder. Each poem is a celebration of another poet, either written in their style or about a topic dear to them.
- Dog jumping for pasta in slow-mo is poetry in motion
This English Jack Russell named Nutmeg loves his pasta, so it was no surprise to see him literally jump for fettuccine in this video. The slow motion angle really captures the effort behind Nutmegâ€™s great leap towards the land of delicious snacks.
- Depression,complexity and poetry
The situation, however, is not as desperate as it might seem. Poetry can console one to a certain extent. By poetry, I mean literature at large, except for the romantic digests and the cheap novels. By reading about the lives of other characters ...
- Pacem in Terris sets poetry event
WARWICK, N.Y. -- Laureates Laurie Byro and Robert Milby will present an evening of poetry at Pacem in Terris, 96 Covered Bridge Road, Warwick, on Sunday at 5 p.m. Byro, an award-nominated local poet, is widely published in the United States and United ...
- The Poem: Small Fantasia: â€˜Light Yearsâ€™
bound by a pure, inexplicable love. From â€˜House of Lords and Commonsâ€™ (Faber, Â£12.99). The US publication of the collection won the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry
- A Poem About Returning To Familiar Running Routes
She currently runs professionally for the Nike Oregon Track Club Elite with her eyes on 2016. She is also proudly fueled by: EnduroPacks, Wild Friends Nut Butters, BeetBoost, Long's Meat Market, Newman's Fish Company, Great Harvest Bread (Eugene), Cafe Mam ...
- The day that NM lost the throne
At the Uramangas Handiya Junction, the LSSP branch distributed leaflets sending down inspirational messages in the form of poems. One of them was written in this manner: â€œOh our â€˜Mallilaâ€™ (youths) do not fall in to this trap set by the colonial masters.
- Poetic Justice: Reflections on Black Feminist Lesbian Mother Poet Audre Lorde
When author Edwidge Danticat joined protesters at Miami International Airport to rally against the presidentâ€™s Muslim-targeted travel ban, she evoked the words and fighting spirit of late poet-activist Audre Lorde: â€œPoetry is not a luxury. It is a ...
- Catullus' Bedspread by Daisy Dunn review â€“ ancient Rome's most erotic poet uncovered - The Guardian
The GuardianCatullus' Bedspread by Daisy Dunn review â€“ ancient Rome's most erotic poet uncoveredThe GuardianThe subtitle of Daisy Dunn's first book â€“ â€œthe life of Rome's most erotic poetâ€ â€“ may prove something of a letdown for the dirty mac brigade. Aficionados of lively, finely crafted biography, however, are well served. Dunn acknowledges that independent ...Ancient Romans wrote about gay sex quite a bit - and it's really dirtyPinkNewsall 2 news articles »