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- Review: In â€˜Landline,â€™ the Family That Strays Together
Ali (Abby Quinn), the younger of the two Jacobs daughters, discovers a trove of erotic poetry her father has been writing to someone other than his wife. These proto-sexts are part of a small epidemic of infidelity among the Jacobses. Aliâ€™s older sister ...
- Careers at Sea Launches Online Recruitment Campaign Aimed at Millennials
The voiceover is in the form of a rhythmic poem, written by director Harry Hall, that brings a fast pace and a reflective tone to the narrative. Adam Barnett, Client Services Director, said: We have a fantastic relationship with the UK Chamber of Shipping ...
- Everything That Has Changed About Dating Since I Started Dating 12 Years Ago
Now, to get over someone, we get under someone... literally. Gone are the days of endless sad songs. We have traded poetry of the heartbroken for a sex spree... until we meet someone who makes us want to slow down, and love, again, or not.
- A Poetâ€™s Loving Take on Her Unorthodox Catholic Family
In his poem â€œThe Novelist,â€ W. H ... Lockwoodâ€™s father, Greg, is also Father Greg, a Catholic priest with a large family, which makes him a walking oxymoron. An atheist until the Navy, he found God in a submarine. On dry land, he became a Lutheran ...
- How one Indigenous man found identity through the almost-lost Kaurna language
it's the poetry in my soul." He swelled with pride as he described ... Narungga and Ngarrindjeri languages. "It makes me sad that we lost it in the past," Mr Goldsmith said. "But the fragments we are picking up, I am very, very happy about."
- Disquietude Of Life - Poem by Dylan Daniels
People will never understand the way you're feeling. Yes you'll get the odd 'No I fully understand your pain'. But the truth is, they don't. Even if they went through the exact same experience. Your inner being and flurry of emotions differs so much that ...
- Notes on Blindness is a vision of cinematic poetry - RTE.ie
RTE.ieNotes on Blindness is a vision of cinematic poetryRTE.ieWriter and academic John Hull's last glimpse he believes was of a church spire in Shrewsbury in England, the last thing he ever saw before he went totally blind in 1983 at the age of 45. When he realised that henceforth he wouldn't be able to read the ...and more »
- Memory and poetry highlighted at Malaprop's
In addition, she published three modest collections of her own poetry. Gilliam wrote a great deal more than was published in her lifetime, and she wrote candidly about difficult subjects, but she also feared publishing some of her most revealing pieces.
- Poetry nets Sender second place prize
She said the free verse poem is the best one she has written so far ... She likes to write fantasy and fiction stories, but obviously she enjoys writing poetry as well. â€œI like how I can express different things,â€ she said. McKenna was not expecting ...
- Inspirational videos on offer in Scottish Episcopal Churchâ€™s digital Advent Calendar
Todayâ€™s offering is a compilation of children from every diocese in the Scottish Episcopal Church reading the poem Christmas, by George Herbert. You can access the online Advent Calendar and the short videos by visiting the Scottish Episcopal Church website.
- Roxane Gay Answers Your Questions About Race and Writing
What power have you found in writing and poetry?â€ â€œIâ€™ve simply just found the power of saying what I want to say,â€ Ms. Gay said. â€œThe great thing about writing is that you always have the opportunity to improve, as a thinker and as a communicator.â€
- HawaiÊ»i High School Student on Poetry & Politics in the Nation's Capital
This was Amadorâ€™s second year representing HawaiÊ»i at the annual poetry recitation contest, but this year was different not least because of the political climate in Washington, D.C. The 2017 Poetry Out Loud State Champions.
- Marriage vows make the cut
People use poetry in all sorts of ways. For Starmount, Jaclyn Hughes holds an annual contest to see who can make the faculty judges melt. But not only should the poemâ€™s content contain the theme of love, the poetry should show off complex thinking and ...
- East End Fringe Festival performances of plays and poetry begins July 26
The East End Fringe Festival will present a series of original plays and poetry in Riverhead beginning July 26 and running through August 6. â€œFifty-Flat,â€ the first of eight original plays set to premiere at Riverheadâ€™s historic Vail-Leavitt Music ...
- Arcade Fire's latest a little Daft Punk, a little Pulp
Impossibly sad, it's delivered against an ascending backdrop that could be the soundtrack of mountains. Somehow, it lifts the spirit. The effect, utterly evocative, may or may not qualify as poetry. But it is certainly poetic.