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- SCC English class connects American literature to family history
DOBSON â€” To most people, researching family history may seem like a genealogy project ... â€œFor example, Walt Whitmanâ€™s poem about serving as a volunteer in a Civil War hospital comes to life when students understand the historical context of the ...
- Poet coach of Clemson's defensive line a rising star from Alabama
At one point, Bates was Moore's "go to" poet for motivational poems that accompanied Moore's prints of the Crimson Tide. "He has a great knack for it, and I think it just comes naturally to him," Moore said. "He's very motivational." Clemson doesn't allow ...
- You can never guess where a poem can lead you
... the culmination of poem, links the piece with the actorâ€™s death. She said, â€œThrough this poem, I wanted to describe the intensity of a 14-year-old.â€ Padel concluded the session by saying: â€œYou can never guess where the poem will lead you to.â€
- A Visual Tribute to a 1930's Environmental Poem
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- Are Taylor Swiftâ€™s â€œReputationâ€ magazines throwing major shade?
There are two distinct magazines, each filled with Swift images, poetry, paintings, handwritten lyrics and other behind-the-scenes stuff. The magazine covers look a lot like the album covers in that they feature that gothic-ish font and moody Swift in ...
- Doyel: Wabash wrestler is a poet who plays with his prey
And he writes poetry. Thatâ€™s where this interview hits the wall ... One minute heâ€™s Riley, nicest kid in the world. And then Rileyâ€™s gone, replaced by someone who â€¦ Well, can I be honest here? When Riley Lefever hits that switch, he becomes ...
- Opinion: Family, memories serve as inspiration for poetry
Like some of my poetry, her poems were tributes to family members and inspirational poems. Still, I have found my unique voice as a writer. I write humorous poems, somber poems, tribute poems and introspective poems. Years ago, I started writing poetry ...
- Cowboy Country Nevada
This is the lifestyle that created the artform known as cowboy poetry, and itâ€™s whatâ€™s celebrated every January in Elko during the â€˜National Cowboy Poetry Gatheringâ€™. Rodeos are a big part of the cowboy culture, and Nevada does them right.
- 7 Of My Favourite Poems!
Since yesterday was World Poetry Day, I had a look through my poetry notebook and rediscovered some of my favourite poems, so I thought Iâ€™d share a few of them with you! 1. i carry your heart with me by E.E. Cummings i carry your heart with me(i carry it ...
- Letter to limbo
This much we do know: It is the Angel of Death who gives our firefly lives definition ... But it is not we who last but the poetry, that eternal song of rhyme and reason mixing.
- Poetic justice for award-winning book
â€œThere were some poems that I revised over 50 times,â€ Hafker said. He selected 38 and created the poetry book â€œBareâ€ â€” a title that he said reveals who he is. â€œWith me, what you get is who you see,â€ said the 49-year-old high school teacher at ...
- This Hard-Hitting Poem Explains How We Stereotype Men And Tell Them to Man Up (Watch Video)
The poem says how a five-year-old boy who cries in public is considered ... Only when I thought that was the least pressure parents could put on their children, she said, â€œBecause they donâ€™t want him to be earning lesser than me.â€
- Teenager composes heartfelt poem for his â€˜inspirationalâ€™ late great-grandmother - but she dies before he can read it to her
A YOUNG wordsmith from Gosport composed a poem in memory of his late great-grandmother - but never got to read it to her Inspired by the poems his great-grandmother used to write him as a baby, Freddy Cairns from Gosport decided to put pen to paper in her ...
- New Hartford students offer poems with culinary flair for charity
giving young people a chance to learn about poetry and raise money to help people in need. â€œIt was an opportunity to develop empathy in kids,â€ said Hawley. Students offered the fruits of their labors Monday evening, reciting poems written with a ...
- Poetry can shape our lives and make us think
Itâ€™s not that I didnâ€™t like my professors or writing in general â€” I did â€” but I missed poetry. I longed to be in creative writing classes. Back then, I still didnâ€™t understand how the two styles of writing could work together. So I decided to quit.