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- Ted Kooser: An American Life in Poetry, May 29, 2016 - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Ted Kooser: An American Life in Poetry, May 29, 2016Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteAt some moment every day, I call up a memory of one or another of my family members who have passed on, so I was especially taken with this poem by Tim Nolan, who lives in Minnesota. His forthcoming book is "The Field," New Rivers Press, October 2016.
- Dating Disasters: Could Your Mom Be at Fault?
So sexy stories, erotic poetry and provocative music may be just the trick to make women feel that delicious, sexual excitement. However, because women are turned on in a multitude of ways, an understated approach to arousal might not be enough for some ...
- Gary Poetry Project bringing verse back to abandoned high school
Gary Poetry Project volunteers have been boarding up windows of the former high school and covering them with verse by Gary poets, such as the poem "What the Sign Sees." "The walkers, with garments on, holes placed/in peculiar places look up at me daily ...
- American Jews: Ahed Tamimi Is Your Issue, Too
Study the Jewish primary sources. Unshroud our 6000-year-old religion from a 60-year-old policy. Wrestle with the grammar and the poetry of Biblical Hebrew to read the assignment of the Prophets. Yonah Lieberman, founder of the IfNotNow organization ...
- Check Out This Incredibly Inventive Way to Arrange Your Books
One of the latest crazes to hit the book world is book spine poetry in which book lovers create poems out of book spines. Itâ€™s surprisingly easy to do and incredibly fun. Check out the poems below and prepare to unleash your imagination!
- Prufrock: Billy Joel Is the Worst, Romance Novels Are Not
The adolescent charm of celebrity poetry: "Like teenagers ... which leaves them time to pursue their teen- or teen-adjacent interestsâ€¦Like most teens, they sometimes make really bad, terribly serious art." Did Jane Austen die of arsenic poisoning?
- On the Bright Side: Delhi collective to host free pop-up shop
A free store operates like a store ... Bushel opened at the end of 2015, and alongside poetry readings, movie nights and art openings the organization hosts a farm club meeting and works with other agricultural organizations in the area such as Farm ...
- Morristown's Unity Charter School Recognizes Two Students at 15th Annual Poetry Contest - TAPinto.net
TAPinto.netMorristown's Unity Charter School Recognizes Two Students at 15th Annual Poetry ContestTAPinto.netMORRISTOWN, NJ - Since 2002, Morris County Library has organized a children's poetry contest during National Poetry Month. Thousands of students in grades 1-7 have enjoyed writing, reading and having their poems published. This year two students ...and more »
- Princess Charlotte's nursery revealed: Young royal will enjoy pottery and poetry classes at outstanding-rated Â£15,000-a-year Willcocks school from next month
Charlotte will enjoy pottery and poetry classes at the sought-after nursery ... The royal couple have also released a new family photograph of themselves and their children - which will feature on their Christmas card. The photograph shows the duke ...
- Poetry books: Death and other inanimate objects
Striking individual successes include the darkly gothic relish of poems like Someone (â€œSomeone is dressing up for death today, a change of skirt or tie / eating a final slice of buttered sliced pan, teaâ€) and the account of his own conception ...
- Dunphy: Do you love the United States?
Emma Lazarusâ€™ poem â€œThe New Colossusâ€ is engraved on a bronze plaque ... Displaying the Confederate flag and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance are mutually exclusive. One canâ€™t love the United States while honoring the flag of its traitors.
- Woman pens poems for inquisitive little minds
STEPHENS CITY â€” Of all the rhyming poetry that Carol Puffenberger has written in her 73 years, her favorite was penned 20 years ago. It came to her quickly, as many of her pieces do, and she jotted it down just as fast. A professional phlebotomist ...
- Leroy Carr's dark poetry
I take every opportunity I can in this column to praise the work of the legendary Indianapolis blues duo Leroy Carr and Scrapper Blackwell. So I couldn't miss a chance to commemorate the 110th anniversary of Leroy Carr's birthday this year on March 27. A strong case could be made that the catalog of recordings created by Carr and Blackwell represent the most influential and important artistic ...
- Spoken words on gender, sexual identity
This past Thursday, poet Kavi Ade visited Rollins to share some of their poetry. Ade was brought to Rollins by the Student Leadership Forum, presented by Rita Bornstein. Students gathered in Bush to listen to Adeâ€™s poetry and opinions on gender identity ...
- Disabled poet Adam Bojelian dies
An Edinburgh boy who wrote poetry by blinking after being paralysed as an infant dies.