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- The poetry of Fay Zwicky and Thea Astley review: Two distinguished Australians
Fay Zwicky's Collected Poems has the breadth of an autobiography shaped by fiction ... been so near to growing up / as on that day in Makassar back in 1956 watching / a wedding in the rain and the women passing." And for Zwicky there was always America.
- City Of New York Hosts Annual Twitter â€˜Poetweetâ€™ Contest
will host the annual â€œPoetweetNYCâ€ Twitter poetry contest. From April 17 through 21, 2017, eligible poems sent using the hashtag #PoetweetNYC will be considered for the grand prize: publication in Metro New York on April 27, 2017, Poem in Your Pocket Day.
- Christmas 2017: 10 activities that cost under Â£10 to do with the kids this Christmas holidays in London
A series of events, many of which are free, ranging from ice music to a Rave-a-Roo disco and live music, dance and poetry. When: until January 4 Performed by childrenâ€™s theatre company Tea Dance for Little People, join Santa and the elves for a magical ...
- Local poet a standout at Ohio Poetry Day awards
The 2017 Ohio Poetry Day Awards for outstanding poetry have been chosen for 2017. Local poet Kari Gunter-Seymour was selected for awards in five contests, according to a news release. They include second place for the Evelyn Barker Award; second place for ...
- Poetry Sunday: Aline Dolinh
Aline Dolinh reads her poem, "Address to Teenage Martys." Listen Listening... 1:13 Poetry by Aline Dolinh Aline Dolinh, of Oakton, Virginia, is a winner of the National Students Poets Program in 2013. She's a student at the University of Virginia.
- 'Writing The Poems Back Into The Life': Biography Delves Into Elizabeth Bishop's Devotion To Poetry â€“ WBUR
In the book, she recalls the â€œsmall older woman with short, stiff white hair, clad in an elegant light-wool suit and carrying a thin black binderâ€ who sat down across from her: â€œâ€¦In a low, hoarse smokerâ€™s voice, smoothed out with the buttery r ...
- Paul Gerard Reed Poems
All my poems since 2010 are on poemsforlifebypaul.blogspot.com. I wrote 365 poems between October 2010 and 2011. I would like to write over 1,000 poems but as I have found numerical challenges usually reduce the quality (if there was any to begin with) .
- Bookstore on wheels turns heads in Baghdad
There the clientele was mainly students, so he put out textbooks, novels and poetry in different languages, and celebrity biographies. Salma Abdul-Karim, a 25-year old student, said her passion for reading came from growing up in a family of poetry lovers ...
- Birthday poems
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- Concerts on Carter Creek begins tonight
The concert is free -- a gift from the congregation of First Presbyterian ... Mothers and son will enjoy games, slime, food, Lego robotics and costumed characters. There will be a contest for the best mother-son costumed duo. Tickets are $30 per mother ...
- Garrison Keillor: Celebrate Poetry Month: Try writing a love poem
April is Poetry Month, a painful reminder for some, who suffered under English teachers who made them write about the cherry tree wearing white for Eastertide or â€œThe Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrockâ€ by T.S. Eliot, that small dark cloud of a poet.
- 'Maunganidze': A unifying hand - The Herald
The Herald'Maunganidze': A unifying handThe HeraldI have lots of outstanding Shona reference works like Hannan's 'Standard Shona Dictionary', Hamutyineyi and Plangger's 'Tsumo Shumo â€” Shona Proverbial Lore and Wisdom', Hodza and Fortune's 'Shona Praise Poetry' to name but three. When Facebook ...and more »
- Sussan Deyhim's THE HOUSE IS BLACK Comes to The Wallis and The Met
Acclaimed multidisciplinary Iranian-American vocalist and artist Sussan Deyhim will perform The House Is Black Media Project, a years-in-the-making work that marshals various facets of her dauntless career-opera, cinema, poetry, theater, video and ...
- 50 Most Beautiful And Fragrant Flowers In The World
Countless romantic poets have written pages after pages regarding the beauty of flowers, and yet, words fall short when you take in the essence of a beautiful flower or behold the plethora of colours. Here are some of the fascinating flowers chosen from ...
- Celebrated Korean poems (22)
For one chrysanthemum to bloom thunder has pealed in dark clouds. Flower! Like my sister standing at her mirror, just back from far away, far away byways of youth, where she was racked with longing and lack: last night's frost came down to bid your ...