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- New Release: Suspected Poems by Gulzar
Gulzar is one of Indiaâ€™s leading poets; he has published several volumes of poetry and short stories (many of which are available in translation) and is also regarded as one of the countryâ€™s finest writers for children. A greatly respected scriptwriter ...
- Confessions of a Captured Angel - Portsmouth Daily Times
Portsmouth Daily TimesConfessions of a Captured AngelPortsmouth Daily TimesPrior to this release, Carpathios has authored three full-length poetry collections: Beyond the Bones (FutureCycle Press, 2009), At the Axis of Imponderables (winner of the Quercus Review Press Book Award, 2007) and Playground of Flesh (Main Street Rag ...and more »
- 'White Snake' will slither into your heart
Poetry slithers across the stage and back ... who is many hundred years younger than her friend. Griffith gave the character a perfect impetuousness. White Snakeâ€™s love interest, Xu Xian, had depth and sensitivity in Ryan Parker Knoxâ€™s hands.
- Listeners read passages from their favourite books, essays and poems
Book lovers have shared their appreciation for the written word by phoning in to read excepts from their favourite texts. Presenter Eusebius McKaiser opened the lines for listeners to call in and read from their favourite passages.
- Charlestown's Travis Shaw Publishes His Second Poetry Book
The 260 YouTube videos of his poetry readings have 15,550 views to-date ... is excellence and our character trait most importantly it is the Erickson Way. Get free real-time news alerts from the Catonsville Patch. This post is contributed by a community ...
- Bill Gallo, erudite scribe whose words dazzled Denver for decades, has died
It should come as no surprise that Bill Gallo wrote award-winning poetry while studying journalism at Northwestern ... Colorado since Damon Runyonâ€™s heyday in the early 1900s. On a daily basis, he could give tutorials to readers on topics ranging from ...
- Fighting the pull of poetry, this poet finds his muse in the military's role in his life in latest novel
Jay Baron Nicorvoâ€™s debut novel, â€œThe Standard Grand,â€ centers on a group of veterans â€” each damaged by his or her experiences in the military â€” who form a community in Catskills. When a multinational company attempts some subterfuge in order to ...
- Inspired by her death
Everyday a pail of tears I gain every pain. Reminscing those memories made me feel guilty, But, why did I did that with my own curiousity? Yes I am crazy because of my mentality. But right now I want to come to you for infinity.
- Poetry and Poetics: Drinking Gourd Launch Event
combining the efforts of Northwesternâ€™s Poetry and Poetics Colloquium and Northwestern University Press in celebrating and publishing works of lasting cultural value and literary excellence. For more information visit www.poetry.northwestern.edu
- Uniqlo releases new line of shirts with Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye's poetry
The Japanese brand has released a new line of shirts called â€œPoetry Beyond the Pageâ€, which highlights the two poetsâ€™ work. The shirts include lines from their most well-loved pieces, such as Philâ€™s â€œBeginning, Middle & End,â€ Sarahâ€™s ...
- Classmates of Teen Shot, Killed in Philly Restaurant Cope Through Poetry
Classmates of a 13-year-old shot and killed back in March inside a Nicetown neighborhood takeout restaurant are learning to cope with his death through poetry. Sixth graders at Jay Cooke Junior High School, where Khiseer Davis-Papther attended, have been ...
- How Rupi Kaur pushed through writer's block to create her second collection of poems
What comes next "My number one goal is making sure that I have the space to creatively grow and express myself all the time. How can I put that goal first?" Listen to Rupi Kaur read her poem "Advice I Would Have Given My Mother on Her Wedding Day" below.
- Review: Lynn Crosbieâ€™s The Corpses of the Future and Erin Robinsongâ€™s Rag Cosmology explore time, love and loss
Rag Cosmology â€˜s playful lines vacillate from jazz to blues to ballad and the beats: a hot-tempered, always erotic and unexpected shuffle. Many poems echo innovators like Saul Williams. All of this is helped by her lively diction to create a radical ...
- West Hurley's Poetry Barn gives space to verse - Kingston Times
Kingston TimesWest Hurley's Poetry Barn gives space to verseKingston TimesThe Poetry Barn, a burgeoning literary arts center in West Hurley, aims to connect and inspire Hudson Valley poets through retreats and writing workshops. Founder Lissa Kiernan, a Brooklyn-based poet, founded the private online poetry community The ...
- How to bid on 1870s â€˜Christmastideâ€™ poetry book at A.K. Smiley Public Library
â€œChristmastide,â€ a volume of poetry, and â€œMyths and Legends,â€ a collection of books with ancient stories from around the world, are up for bids in the silent auction of old and rare books sponsored by the Friends of A.K. Smiley Public Library.