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- 40 Keys To Lasting Happiness
Never miss a chance to say happy birthday or congratulations ... This â€” is for you. â€œWhen Janne has a new poem written, I shut my life down to do nothing but read it, and then when I turn my life back on, everything is better.â€
- Theatre reviews: Cuttinâ€™ A Rug | Made in India
Yet materialism isnâ€™t providing a complete answer to the yearning discontent that drives the showâ€™s aspiring artist hero, Phil McCann; which is why John Byrne writes not in prose but in poetry, developing and stylising Paisley working-class banter into ...
- Cause Of Death Determined For 17-Year-Old Navid Sepehri
Curious details: The private home was that of Austrian diplomat Christian Grinschgl and an unnamed woman ... He writes video game, music, and movie reviews, poetry, comic books, bad dreams and good copy. NYC is his serpentine loa.
- No, The Bible Doesnâ€™t Command We â€œStand With Israelâ€
In fact, I am often told that I am â€œnot a Christianâ€ because I dare criticize the state of Israelâ€™s behavior, as if blind support of a modern nation state were an obligation of being a True Christianâ„¢. Upon being stripped of my membership card in ...
- Catching up with Savannah Patterson, award-winning poet
Savannah said writing poetry helps her express herself; Marc Livanos, a local poet who is in line to become Miltonâ€™s official poet laureate, has mentored her for many months. Here, we catch up with Savannah and learn more about her life, poetry and ...
- 4th Of July Poems: 5 Verses To Celebrate Americaâ€™s Independence
Here are five poems perfect to celebrate the 4th of July ... â€œGive me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside ...
- Toronto Film Review: â€˜The Hungryâ€™
Yet the conceit is narrow and banal, losing not only the poetry of Shakespeareâ€™s work but its populist ... from an unrelated prison sentence for alleged financial chicanery, the wedding between Tulsi and Tathigatâ€™s dim-witted son Sonny (Arjun Gupta ...
- Poetry, art and song competition for children â€“ with Remembrance in mind
Children could be part of a special national moment of thanks for the Centenary of the First World War. Throughout 2018, The Royal British Legion is partnering with charity â€˜Never Such Innocenceâ€™ to encourage children and young people to pay tribute to ...
- The Prose Poem - Poem by Campbell McGrath
On the map it is precise and rectilinear as a chessboard, though driving past you would hardly notice it, this boundary line or ragged margin, a shallow swale that cups a simple trickle of water, less rill than rivulet, more gully than dell, a tangled ...
- Sybrina Fulton at Community Event
The African American Alliance in collaboration with sponsoring organization, the YWCA of Greater Portland, is coordinating a community unity event featuring special guest, Sybrina Fulton, mother of 17 year old Trayvon Martin who was attacked and murdered in 2012.
- Collections of poems, city-life stories offer window to soul-searching
Mika Lafondâ€™s first collection of poems, nipe wanin, is the first thesis from the Masters of Fine Arts in writing at the University of Saskatchewan to be turned into a published book. (Disclosure: I read an early version of this manuscript for the program).
- Mothering Sunday 2017: 5 poems and quotes to write inside a Mother's Day card
Sometimes a message just isn't enough. Poems can be overlooked when searching for the perfect quote or message to put inside a Mother's Day card. But when trying to show your appreciation, words with a little more punch can be the best way to show you care.
- Talking to Kids About God and Death
Children, though, are a different story ... Besides keeping company with his wife, two daughters, and chihuahua, he also writes memoir, fiction, poetry, criticism, and just about everything in the space between them. His work has been published in the ...
- A cocktail of slam poetry, freestyle dance & singing
While one of them performs the poem, the other will supplement with dance or vocals ... who adopted her cousins and raised four children all by herself. Even Kate is inspired by her mother, a self-taught feminist who was raised in India.
- Poetry Month / â€œA new cureâ€
before tossing it into our future. Steven Harz was the 2013 winner of the international People's Poetry Contest and is a three-time winner of The Iron Writer Challenge. In his writing, Steven captures the exhilaration, pain, and frustration of love, all ...