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- Everything NYC Actors Need to Do This Week, 4/21-4/27
The Astor Place Poetry Jam, which takes place April 22 ... The April 21 event is hosted by Film Forum. (Tickets: $8 for members, $14 for non-members.)
- Poetry gig at the McLellan Festival
There is even a poem beginning: â€˜Warm wind on the night ferry/a glass and a dark song, â€˜a stroll and a dander, at the shining seaâ€™s edgeâ€™. (Raft of Desires) which might resonate with Arran folk. Maura was born in Truro but is of Irish extraction.
- Celebrated Korean poems (29)
Whose footstep is that paulownia leaf, quietly falling, a perpendicular wave drawn in the windless air? Whose face is that patch of blue sky that sometimes peeps through gaps between menacing black clouds driven by the west wind after long, tedious rain?
- Love Runs Thick
Adrenaline surges through your body quite quick. Her eyes glow in a gaze, making your blood run thick. Your heart flies like a shooting star. A drug addiction quite bizarre. Vast endings, but be careful some might make you sick.
- Why do modern brides insist on weddings so lavish they leave guests BROKE? Exotic destinations. Extravagant gift demands. No wonder some friends are still paying off the debt ...
â€˜Many of my clients now include poems or letters in the invitations, asking for monetary donations.â€™ As a veteran wedding guest, Suzie Parkus has certainly seen this for herself. â€˜Very often, you will find a sugary note included with the invitation ...
- Fabulous in Fourth!: Love That Dog
I love "Love That Dog"! It is a great book, written by Sharon Creech, that is creatively set up in a narrative poetry journal format ... This little book shifted my perspective as a teen, and continues to do so as I reread it throughout my life.
- New Writing Series hosts a poetry reading by Mark Tardi
Last Thursday, Sept. 21, poet and translator Mark Tardi gave a reading of his work at the University of Maine as part of the New Writing Series. This one-hour reading started at 4:30 p.m. in the Allen and Sally Fernald Adaptive Presentation APPE space in ...
- The Sound Tomorrow Cannot Make
Romanticism is known for, among other things ... I think Iâ€™m in love with the world of billboards and magazines Though both poets perceive the same cultural fantasy, the same bright ephemera, the insouciant flare that Fama gathers from this is very ...
- Amanda & Sam
Our wedding was in July and the day ended up being perfectly sunny ... We wrote our own vows and had readings from Phillip Pullmanâ€™s â€œThe Golden Compassâ€, Phillip Larkinâ€™s poem â€œSolarâ€ and Carol Ann Duffyâ€™s poem â€œRingsâ€.
- Book review: No Mercy â€“ Alessandro Manzetti
I feel a little un-equipped to truly write a good, detailed review for this collection of dark poetry from Alessandro Manzetti. I donâ€™t read much in the way of poetry at all. In fact, this is only the second collection I have ever read. The other was ...
- Geo-Poetic Spaces: Living With The Gods
His book Intimate Geography, published by Ragged Sky Press, won the 2012 San Diego Book Award for Poetry. Ish, as he is known, has also written lyrics for German musicians Andrea HÃ¶rkens and Thomas Roderburg (Tender Art).
- Hereâ€™s How Politicians Hailed â€˜The Nightingale Of Indiaâ€™ Sarojini Naidu On The Eve Of Her Birth Anniversary
Leaders from across the country paid tributes to this inspirational personality ... She further continued her poetry and prose writing. Remembering Bharata Kokila Smt.Sarojini Naidu on her birth anniversary. A poet,renowned freedom fighter& great ...
- Rebel Without A Prose â€“ The Writings Of A Working Class Fake
In his new book â€œRebel Without A Proseâ€, Keiron Higgins takes a lighthearted and sometimes ... Keiron Higgins know this and turned his observations into an entertaining collection of poetry and tales. Keiron, who is not only an author, started doing ...
- Florida School Shooting Survivor Writes Poem To Trump, Another Demands Gun Control
Aly Sheehy posted the poem on Twitter Sunday addressing the president. It received mixed reactions from social media users. "My friends have died, and our tears arenâ€™t dried, Yet you sit there, blaming the mentally ill. My friends have died, and our ...
- Muscatine native captures childhood, city in her poetry
MUSCATINE, Iowa â€” Jamie Trunnel didnâ€™t mean to become a poet, but the poems just came out. One day a year ago, she wanted to take a photo of a gnome on her windowsill. When she climbed up on the chair, she noticed the gnome had a view of the pine trees ...