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- Love & Death â€” The Murder of Dr. Elana Fric Shamji
She recorded her evolving sensibilities in an anthology of poems she wrote during her teen years, titled Itâ€™s a Part of Life ... Her poems vacillate between defiance and despair, love and fear. In â€œShattered Glass,â€ she revealed the self ...
- A Moody, Fall Wedding on the Amalfi Coast
The inspiration for the wedding is a very romantic mood ... and the wind moved the tambourines decorated with words about love, friendship, poetry and romance, making soft and gentle sounds. Such a romantic atmosphere!
- How Did Homosexuality Become So Offensive to the Muslim World? - Haaretz
HaaretzHow Did Homosexuality Become So Offensive to the Muslim World?HaaretzHe noted with amazement that they don't tend to love young boys, and â€“ unlike the poets in his own country â€“ refrained from writing poems in praise of their beauty. To the point where, he claimed, the French language doesn't enable a man to write â€œI ...and more »
- Valentineâ€™s Day quotes, poems and messages to help you write the perfect card to your husband, wife or partner
The language of love doesnâ€™t always come easy, so here are our top quotes and poems to make your partner swoon on the most romantic day of the yearâ€¦ Been waiting to tell someone how you feel or need to tell your partner how much you care about them?
- Aiken swears in new poet laureate
Though National Poetry Month is coming to a close, poetry will continue to be celebrated in Aiken with its own poet laureate at the helm. Joan Lacombe, an Aiken native who is a published poet and co-founder and co-leader of the Aiken Poets, has been named ...
- Wedding Poems - Poems For Wedding - Memories Of Connie Tarrant's Wedding
For I drove my car when I was drunk from Connie Tarrant's wedding, I drove my car when I was drunk and lived to tell the story Though I don't find no pride in that and that won't bring me glory. Brian Sullivan in front passenger seat he wore the look of ...
- Life of poetry
SOME poets shared their experiences on how they began a life of poetry during an event held at the University of the South Pacific on Thursday night. They included Konai Helu Thaman, Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner and Cresantia Vaka'uta. About 200 people turned up ...
- Texas poet Michael Baldwin to speak at Saturday poetry reading
the mystery â€œMurder Music;â€ a collection of science fiction short stories â€œPassing Strange;â€ a childrenâ€™s book â€œSpace Cat;â€ and his latest book, 2016â€™s â€œLone Star Heart: Poems of a Life in Texas.â€ â€œMy joke is that Iâ€™m planning on ...
- Whittlesea teen Dante Sofa takes some poetic licence
For 15-year-old Dante Sofa, writing and performing poetry is therapeutic. The Whittlesea resident has been putting his emotions and life experiences down on paper since he was 11 years old, after becoming involved with not-for-profit performing arts ...
- Who am I? â€˜Daughter,â€™ â€˜Radianceâ€™ and other poems exploring identity and diversity
April is National Poetry Month. Weâ€™ve invited readers from across the Central Coast to share their best original poems dealing with self-identity and diversity. Here is a sampling of the poems. We will be posting new poems at sanluisobispo.com ...
- 2017 National Poetry Series Award-Winners Announced
The National Poetry Series is a literary awards program that sponsors the publication of five books of poetry each year, as you may or may not know. And the awards for 2017 have been announced! They are going to the following very excited poets:
- Pelican Guitarist Trevor De Brauw Stream New Track 'From The Black Soil Poetry And Song Sprang'
Pelican guitarist Trevor de Brauw has released another track from his forthcoming solo album, "Uptown." Listen to "From the Black Soil Poetry and Song Sprang" below via avclub.com. "Uptown" will be released on February 10th through The Flenser.
- Literary Luminaries Respond to a Painterâ€™s Dark Scenes of Maine
The paintings are dark, with details defined by pinpoints of light shining from a window, porch light, or electric sign. Though Frederickâ€™s works are so detailed theyâ€™re almost photorealistic, they lack people â€” the key to any good story. Fifteen ...
- Go & Do: Seacoast Community Chorus concert, poet David Rivard and a writing workshop
Come with your friends or come solo and weâ€™ll make up teams ... More info, visit www.dover.nh.gov. Poet David Rivard to read Jan. 18 Poet David Rivard will be the featured poet in the upcoming Rice Pudding Poetry Series on Thursday evening, Jan. 18.
- Poetry lovers: the latest volumes to entertain and make you think
Humorous poetry, based on rhyme, puns and wordplay ... And not enough of either/makes us sadâ€) and laments the nine-to-five grind (â€œThe weekend scuds/Monday thuds,/bile and boredom thickenâ€). At his best, Colluccio proves that light verse isn ...