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- Trump's 'Irish Proverb' is a quote from a Nigerian poet
Always remember to forget the friends that proved untrue, but never forget to remember those that have stuck by you.' The quote is pulled word for word from Alhassan's poem, much to his surprise, as he posted it online many years ago. The quote is pulled ...
- Library to hold poetry celebration
In celebration of National Poetry Month, the St. Simons Public Library will host ... Literary, and Cultural,â€ published this year by Mercer University Press. The program is free to the public. Details: 638-8234.
- Life Long Friend - Poem by Francie Lynch
I first saw John sitting in the third desk of the first row. I sat in the second, my new jeans cracking, No curling iron-on patches as of yet. A pin from my baby blue shirt pricked my neck. I stepped in red ball Jets, before the soles became flapping ...
- Hilda Palafoxâ€™s Wistful, Feminine Illustrations
simplicity and a sort of visual poetry in her work,â€ artspace Cass Contemporary says. â€œShe lives and works in the chaos that is Mexico City and yet her work is ever more calm and romantic.â€ See a timelapse video of Palafox creating a piece below.
- Aisshpra Gems & Jewels exemplifies â€˜Circle of Loveâ€™ in an enchanting valentine collection
Rose, a prominent motif in each design, symbolizes hope, commitment & promise and holds a special significance in the world of poetry and romance ... is lightweight and can be adorned for a romantic evening, social gatherings and daily delight.
- Should I Prepare For Life without Father Dr Fakhtooâ€™s Son Pens Poem in His Memory.
In occupied Kashmir, the younger son of illegally detained Hurriyet leader and the Chairman of Muslim Deeni Mahaz, Dr Muhammad Qasim Fakhtoo, who has been in jail for last over 24 years, has penned a poem to give describe his pain of separation from his ...
- Bimonthly Whisky & Poetry salon returns to Kiddâ€™s Jewelry Heist with special guest Alexis Rhone Fancher
Unlike most poetry series, however, even those offering â€œliterary ... Frequently presented as an â€œerotic poet,â€ Fancherâ€™s writings arenâ€™t usually safe for work, nor for family hour. Theyâ€™re hard to hear, some of them, but their provocative ...
- A book hop to revive this â€˜performing artâ€™
And how about some Urdu poetry to accompany the jazz? Well, there's that too. Fouzia, the country's first female dastango, will be reading verses from the work of Parveen Shakir and Ali Sardar Jafri, giants both in the world of 'shairi'.Also featuring on ...
- â€˜The Laughing Medusaâ€™ Purposefully Uses Prose in Beautiful Recitation
In an invigorating celebration of womenâ€™s literature and art, members of Boston Collegeâ€™s The Laughing Medusa delivered elegant, inspired, and sometimes quirky poetry and prose, in the sweltering heat of the Stokes Art Tent Saturday afternoon.
- Chrisette Michele Slams Critics with Spoken Word Track â€˜No Political Genius': â€˜I Am the Black Voiceâ€™ [LISTEN]
â€œNo, I am the black elephant in the red room scared shook. White House invites me, call me their coon.â€ Her management released the following statement along with the track. Chrisette Michele decides to create conversation in chaos with a poetry album ...
- About Friendship and a Prayer
But in terms of friendship, I think I can learn and do better ... and all of us in the workshop shared a common love of poetry, so she knew Iâ€™d like the poem, and it was a small blessing that she actually took the time to post that.
- The origin of the word 'honeymoon' is shrouded in a 500-year-old literary hoax
It's totally unconnected to today's meaning â€” a vacation after your wedding. It first took on its current meaning ... according to the Oxford English Dictionary. It's in a poem where the speaker talks about love and art, where Heywood uses the phrase ...
- Stay With Me Awhile
A common misconception about poetry is that it is all confessional ... making you a voyeur on an incredibly passionate or sad instance. In truth I did find this uncomfortable and difficult reading due to its almost brutal honesty and forensic detail ...
- How Fonograf Editions Is Bringing Poetry Back to Vinyl
Fonograf Editions brings poets to vinyl. To read Eileen Myles in print is, of course, to read a poet whoâ€™s very much alive, whose aliveness seems to jump off the page. And yet to hear Myles reading their poems on vinylâ€”the static and silence between ...
- Jessica and Paulâ€™s Big Sur Wedding
His words were heartfelt, and the poem his wife read was beautiful ... What was the best thing about having an intimate wedding? Having an intimate wedding gave us the chance to feel connected to each other and our family on our wedding day.