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- Song, storytelling, and even some poetry come together for Christmas Presence
Dec. 19-23 | Pacific Theatre, 1440 West 12th Ave., Vancouver (also Dec. 17 at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium in Abbotsford) Pacific Theatreâ€™s Christmas Presence has become an annual tradition. But the celebration has its origins in a time when there ...
- Come to the Poetry Forum and see the new Floreyâ€™s
Come to the Poetry Forum and see the new Floreyâ€™s The holiday meeting of the Pacifica Poetry Forum will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, at the newly remodeled Floreyâ€™s Book Co. at 2120 Palmetto Ave. Floreyâ€™s has a new look throughout and ...
- The poet and his wife: The murder of Maxwell and Ruth Bodenheim
He wrote, as the expression had it, "poems of passion." That meant "dirty." Anti-vice crusaders, blanching at his novel "Replenishing Jessica," tried hard to jail him on indecency charges. "The high priest of erotica," he got to be called. "Author of ...
- Why you should visit Latvia in 2018
It's also a lesson in architectural styles â€” while it followed the style of Gothic architecture during the Middle Ages ... The 1890 cottage is a homely retreat, with Latvian poems hung on walls and scriptures promoting love, peace, respect and truth.
- On Balance poetry review â€“ an imagination that never closes
The imagined improvements were humble â€“ tea cosy, boots, a pigeon cote â€“ and the writing about him is unprecious too. There are beautiful companion piece family poems about the importance of play. The Rope describes the bond between siblings and Very ...
- London: Poetry workshops with Sarah de Nordwall
Writing your own poetry, even if you've never tried it before, can be a great way of deepening your own spiritual life. At St Mary of the Angels parish in Bayswater, central London, a group called 'Creativity to Contemplation' has been attracting participants from as far away as Somerset. The sessions are facilitated by performance poet and bard Sarah de Nordwall, whose unique brand of Stand Up ...
- Calling creative writers
We are looking for poetry and short-stories to feature in our Spring edition. Theme: Springtime, renewal, rebirth. Please submit to email@example.com
- Poetic Licence: â€˜Maelstromâ€™ by Kimberlee Stirling
To submit your own poetry to Poetic Licence, email firstname.lastname@example.org with Poetry Column in the subject line. Include your poem, full name, contact details and bio. Only those selected for the column will be contacted.
- Black Studies Celebrates First Doctoral Dissertation Defense
Brownâ€™s dissertation, â€œHush Somebodyâ€™s Calling My Name: The Haint Elegy and Black Womenâ€™s Poetry,â€ explored black women poetsâ€™ use of grief and memory as devices to reconstruct cultural histories and subjectivity. Her research imagined black ...
- â€œMudboundâ€ Paints a Poetic Portrait of the Struggles With Race and the American Dream
but because it is cinematic poetry. Director Dee Rees approaches the timely issue of racial divisiveness through two families â€” one white, one black â€” and the different life experiences they face while living in post-World War II rural Mississippi.
- Sergey Agababyan Helps Armenia and Fights for Artsakh Through Song and Poetry
S.A.: Poetry is something beyond you ... event but rather a heartwarming event for the people who came to hear me. A.I.: As an Armenian-American, why do you think itâ€™s important to support Armenia and Artsakh? S.A.: I think the answer is pretty obvious ...
- Review: â€˜Death Comes for the War Poetsâ€™ at The Sheen Center
This year marks the centenary of the beginning of Americaâ€™s involvement in World War I in 1917, and The Sheen Center has recognized it with the stellar world premiere of Death Comes for ... and video projections with the poetry of Siegfried Sassoon ...
- Elizabethtown graduate Brianna Wiest uses her prose and poetry to help others
... her boyfriend gave her â€œMilk and Honey,â€ the best-selling poetry collection by Rupi Kaur. It was an unusual project from Wiest, who once grimaced at the thought of creative writing. â€œI never thought I would write a poem in my life,â€ Wiest says.
- News Poetry: Dear Congress
Feel free to republish it in part or in full ... The Telluride Literary festival, and Ziggieâ€™s Poetry Festivals. Her poetry book Signs of Life was a Colorado Authorâ€™s League Award finalist and received an EVVY Award. Her Poem Letters to an Unknown ...
- Poetry Then, Poetry Now: A Poet Laureate and His Legacy
April is National Poetry Month. UCR Professor of Poetry Emeritus Juan Felipe Herrera could not possibly contain himself to just one month, however, nor even to a single year.