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- â€˜Dark Knight Risesâ€™ Death Threats Now Inspiring Poetry
Iâ€™m fortunate enough to receive a fair share of interesting and gratifying feedback from readers, but to the best of my knowledge this is the first time that my work has inspired poetry. Thanks to Tony Peyser for allowing us to reprint his poem.
- Bill Berkson, San Francisco poet, art critic and teacher, dies - SFGate
SFGateBill Berkson, San Francisco poet, art critic and teacher, diesSFGateâ€œLike dissolving into a '40s movie or then again a dream of a conversation about new art and old jazz standards, these poems are sad and wise.â€ Professor emeritus at the San Francisco Art Institute, where he taught art history, critical writing and ...and more »
- Dad blogger writes hilarious poem: Your willy isnâ€™t a toy
A daddy blogger, owner of YoutheDaddy.co.uk has just published a quite funny poem, aimed at his little boy. In his post, he blogs about the first time a little boy discovers what he has going on down there â€“ â€œand becomes completely obsessed with itâ€.
- Words that matter: Sergeant Bluff teen wins Iowa Poetry Out Loud competition
But as soon as she takes a breath, the Sergeant Bluff-Luton High School sophomore begins to relax. This is true whenever Kiple performs with her school's dance squad as well as during the times when she sings one of the song that she has written.
- Music & Poetry series begins
Artcoreâ€™s music & poetry series starts with guitarist Todd Scott and author Tom Rea. The series features writer readings and musical performances. Beverages will be available for purchase from 7 to 7:30 p.m. and at intermission. Scott is the jam master ...
- A Mythography
itâ€™s a lot colder than she thinks but she thinks sheâ€™s the sun so everything just seems to be burning, burning, burning. This piece has been published in Teen Inkâ€™s monthly print magazine.
- 7 Ways To Deal With That Dreaded Bad Review
Does she prefer dark and twisted, but yours was heart-warming ... Grab your pen or open your laptop and write that next book, or blog post, or poem. Donâ€™t let a bad review gnaw at your self-confidence, hindering your writing. Write, edit, and when ...
- Speakers talk gender and identity in poetry
Ade also poked fun at DiVirgilioâ€™s three published poetry books. â€œHe just read from like two different books, and Iâ€™m pretty sure he has a third one, and I just feel personally attacked when he gets up here with his books,â€ Ade said. â€œPeople are ...
- Newlyweds Share the Most Unique Elements From the Big Day
Our wedding program reflected this â€“ starting with the inside ... carried our rings tied into antique books of poetry; mine was open to the poem She Walks in Beauty by Lord Byron, which is one of my favorite poems.â€ â€“ Kimberley & Ryan â€œI've always ...
- "Words of Love" poetry event welcomes community members to share their poems
Originally from England, Tonia Matthew reads her poem "Love Letter to my Cat" Tuesday evening at the Venue Fine Arts and Gifts. The Venue was host to a "Words of Love" poetry-writing event for Valentine's Day. Greeted with a table of wine, cookies and a ...
- Veronica Chapmanâ€™s new childrenâ€™s book is about helping black girls dream big
That was a definitely â€¦ it was definitely a totally different book, because it was a social commentary, it had some poems in it, a short story, and it had a play in it that I produced, called Ancestors Inc., which is a motivational play for teenagers.
- Writers of Ghazals and Persian Poetry
In what language will you characteristically find a ghazal written? These poems that, in their classic forms, dealt with issues of love and loss, typically appeared in Persian. Yet as early as the eighteenth century, ghazals began appearing in Northern ...
- Crystal Springs, MS Author Publishes Poetry
Poetry is her outlet when life gets too tough to handle by ... please go to our virtual pressroom at www.dorrancepressroom.com or our online bookstore at www.rosedogbookstore.com.
- Sudhakar Gaidhani presents new anthology of poems
Nagpur: "To be an artist, one doesn't need to be a God-gifted talent. Anybody can become an artist provided he knows how to express his feelings," said famous poet Sudhakar Gaidhani, at Dhanwate Hall, Shankar Nagar, on Monday. Gaidhani was speaking during ...
- 9 Feminist Poetry Collections To Read For National Poetry Month
After a seemingly never-ending winter, spring is finally here and has brought with it National Poetry Month, April's month-long celebration of all things poetic and lyrical. There are a million different ways to participate in is incredible literary ...