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- Murray's family poem about a boy who would not cut his fingernails
For half term this week our resident poet Murray Lachlan Young delivered a very special family poem about young Rodney Bails - the boy who would not cut his fingernails.
- Renowned poet and veteran to host Sept. 28 writing workshop for veterans and families
BOONEâ€”Dr. Bruce Weigl, renowned poet and Vietnam veteran, Bronze Star winner and finalist for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize in poetry, will lead a workshop titled â€œWriting Trauma: A Workshop for Veterans and Their Familiesâ€ Thursday, Sept. 28, in Room 420 ...
- Sidewalk Cafe Table Paper Napkin Poems
Afternoon walk close in and find a cafe with sidewalk tables to sit out with an espresso, on watch and wait. Wait for some light that might soon start to seep through a cracked world. World War II and the Nazi army advances on Paris. You can hear artillery ...
- Penn Forest Worship Center's mega yard sale is June 4 - Roanoke Times
Penn Forest Worship Center's mega yard sale is June 4Roanoke TimesHe is survived by his wife and best friend of 26 years, Christie G. Heslip; mother, Eloise (Sue) Heslip, Blacksburg; sister and brother-in-law, Debbie and Wayne Scott, Williamsburg; brother, J.B. Heslip, Buckingham; father-in-law, Charles Gregg and ...and more »
- Scully: What's happenin'? - Chronicle Independent
Scully: What's happenin'?Chronicle IndependentLaurie and Bill Funderburks' Books on Broad offers poetry jams, a teen book club, book signings with well-known authors, and even an occasional coloring party for adults. * The Kershaw County Archives, in addition to the remarkable Ross Beard gun ...
- Poetry slam, Flag Day, Lakeside Paint Night, BEN Column, June 10 - NJ.com
Poetry slam, Flag Day, Lakeside Paint Night, BEN Column, June 10NJ.comOther patriotic groups, including the Colonial Dames and the Sons of the American Revolution, also spent years trying to convince Congress to make Flag Day official. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation stating that June 14 shall be ...and more »
- 5 To Doâ€™s for Your MBA Interview
Do you do something worthwhile in your free time? Maybe you volunteer at the local ... about last yearâ€™s trip to Cancun or how you once won a contest for a compilation of poetry. Trust me, I will give you the opportunity to share interesting things ...
- A Record of Love, One Letter at a Time - lareviewofbooks
A Record of Love, One Letter at a TimelareviewofbooksIN HIS COLLECTION Monograph, Simeon Berry writes about his time pursuing an MFA and a youthful love affair that eventually becomes a marriage. The book feels like pieces of writing saved across the life of this relationship. Its poems resemble little ...
- Aks-e-Daroon by Rehana Ashraf
The writer of three earlier books titled Partau, Kheyal-o-Khwaab and Wohi Chaya, Rehana Ashraf's fourth book comprises prose-poetry titled Aks-e-Daroon (Inner Reflections). The book reflects what goes on inside a body and mind. Azra Mirza gives an apt ...
- Lynne Knight
"I love these poems, love how they sweep me along ... with a white-hot lyric intensity and a narrative pull that becomes cumulative, an erotic veering toward doom."
- Museum praises murderers of a Catholic saint, â€œenemy of the peopleâ€
A six-metre bronze mural shows the cage in which he suffocated to death. A poetry contest gives prize money to those who praise â€œiron-willedâ€ magistrate Zhang. Beijing (AsiaNews) â€“ Village authorities in Dingan, Guangxi, plan to celebrate the ...
- Taxpayers Billed for Climate Change Poetry, LGBT Book Clubs for Kids
Part of a $10,000 grant will go to a poetry series on â€œClimate Change and Beingâ€ in ... Wisconsin. â€œThe Elixir of Loveâ€ will â€œrevolve around issues of bullying, substance abuse, and being true to oneself.â€ In all, the projects total $645,000.
- Two of the most famous examples of evolution have the same, simple explanation - Washington Post
Washington PostTwo of the most famous examples of evolution have the same, simple explanationWashington PostOver hundreds of years, among the dense, sun-dappled rain forests of the American tropics, a family of brilliantly colored butterflies have been evolving at breakneck speeds. Though they come in a wide range of species and forms, they share a taste for ...and more »
- A Friend Like You
God surely had a strange of surprising me. For in you I found a true source of strength. I didn't need to find this in the love of a man. In love there's many shapes, types and forms. But I found genuine loyalty in a friend like you.
- Hakim Bellamy Named Convocation Speaker, Poet in Residence Aug. 17-18 at LMC
Before pursuing his gift of poetry and writing, Bellamy worked as a Quality Assurance ... be held in Evans Auditorium inside the Cannon Student Center. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Kacy Crabtree ...