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- Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 411
In addition to the listings, there are articles on the craft, business, and promotion of poetryâ€“so that poets can learn the ins and outs of writing poetry and seeking publication. Plus, it includes a one-year subscription to the poetry-related ...
- New, but familiar, poetry reading begins March 22
That piece appeared on Jan. 26, 2017 and can still be read online: https://www.facebook.com/events/1729171917397328. Also giving a full reading of his poetry will be Ted Amsden himself â€“ always a real crowd-pleaser. â€˜Say it!â€™ happens on Wednesday ...
- â€œThe Children Are Readingâ€ By Gabriel Fried
â€œThe Children Are Readingâ€ is a new collection of poetry by Gabriel Fried that takes readers into the magically dark and twisted worlds of childrenâ€™s literature and childrenâ€™s imaginations, as well as the fearful fantasies of the adults who care ...
- Field is set for 2017 Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest finals in Manhattan
Cowboy poets from across Kansas and beyond will compete for the coveted trophy buckle at the finals of the 2017 Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest on June 9 at the Flint Hills Discovery Center. There is no charge for admission and the public is invited to attend.
- To All You People Working On New Yearâ€™s Day. Why Is Our Life So Sad?
Get it, Einstein? To all the people slogging it out during the weekend, I wrote this shayari just for you to boost your morale. Party scene hi toh hai, fir se ban jaayega. Daro mat doston, ek din humaara waqt bhi aayega. Till then, just hang in there guys.
- Black History Month: The Black Arts Movement (1965-1975) Using literature and music to stir consciousness
The Black Arts Movement was the name given to a group of politically motivated black poets, artists, dramatists, musicians and writers who emerged in the wake of the Black Power Movement. The poet Imamu Amiri Baraka is widely considered to be the father of ...
- The British and French Ambassadors celebrate Hungaryâ€™s National Poetry Day with special videos
In his newest video he beautifully recites a poem by Gyula JuhÃ¡sz in celebration of Hungaryâ€™s National Poetry Day. Hungary celebrates National Poetry day on 11 April since 1964. The date is important, because itâ€™s the birthday of Attila JÃ³zsef ...
- Poet struggles to prove himself alive to govt
We keep visiting to see if he is all right. We are all he has. We are not asking for any accolades, but he should get what is rightfully his,â€ Firoz Bakht Ahmed, the poetâ€™s friend and social activist who has been helping him, told The Hindu.
- Meghan Markle pens powerful essay against period shaming
The poem, by Nayyirah Waleed, includes the verses ... the fifth-in-line to the British throne, for the wedding of one of Harry's closest friends.
- Elk County girl participates in state Poetry Out Loud event
An Elk County teen participated recently in Pennsylvaniaâ€™s 2017 Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest hosted by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts at The State Museum of Pennsylvania auditorium in Harrisburg. First Lady Frances Wolf welcomed the ...
- Write Stuff: 'Orphan Train' Author In Simsbury; Poetry Month Celebrations
The annual Booked for Lunch author luncheon presented by the Friends of the Simsbury Library and featuring a talk by Christina Baker Kline, author of the best-selling "Orphan Train" and "A Piece of the World" (Morrow, $27.99), will take place May 10 at ...
- Poetry slam empowers women to speak their minds
In honor of Womenâ€™s History Month, the Student Activities Council coordinated Spoke HER Word, a poetry slam and open forum, hosted by Untamed Tongues. The event was held at Big Mommaâ€™s Coffee and Espresso Bar on Tuesday, March 7. The purpose of this ...
- Why I Write Poetry: J.lynn Sheridan
Learn how to write sestina, shadorma, haiku, monotetra, golden shovel, and more with The Writerâ€™s Digest Guide to Poetic Forms, by Robert Lee Brewer. This e-book covers more than 40 poetic forms and shares examples to illustrate how each form works.
- Imperfect Beautiful Love~Poetry Book
From The Back Of My Book: Got Love? ~ God help you, if you fall in love old. This beautiful man just waltzed in to my life, and I will never, everâ€¦be the same again. How old am I? Forty-oh god I forgotâ€¦LOL Forty-nine. No forty-eight. Never have I ever ...
- Teen Poems - Poems For Teen - ~love Still Stands~
The girl you say you love, I hope you prove everyone wrong when people say teen love is never long. Dont back, just move on, dont let what others say weaken your love, dont let obsticals you face keep you down. For true love always stands its ground..