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- Locarno Film Review: â€˜The Poetessâ€™
In format and layout, â€œMillionâ€™s Poetâ€ is similar to any number of Western-style reality contests, from the flashy neon color ... are not singing or trivia knowledge or body-popping, but poetry. The verse tends to adhere to classical Arab formats ...
- Lost Dark Age Kingdom Discovered in Scotland
Among the kingdoms of Dark Age Britain, Rheged has remained the most elusive. The kingdom and its powerful warrior king, Urien, inspired some of the earliest medieval poetry composed in Britain, by the poet Taliesin. In some Arthurian legends, Urien is ...
- Event [No.7] â€“ Poetry, Presence and Empowerment Talk @Rewire 2017
Recurring The Hague lecture and discussion series New Emergences hosts a panel discussion with festival artists AGF, Kubra Khademi and Moor Mother entitled Poetry, Presence and ... encouraging the discussion to continue online between events.
- Solace and the dead poets' society
My love affair with cemeteries began with the grave of 19th-century American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ... My first crush in a lifetime of romances with poets, visiting Longfellow's final resting place filled my head with rhyming verses and New ...
- Unlocking the Legacies of Angel Island
At stake is more than this nationâ€™s fondness for inspirational poetry. Preservation is an act of consecration, whether it be a battlefield, a church, or poems carved in a barrackâ€™s wall. Acts of consecration have been done over and over again by ...
- History ... In Verse! Poetry Contest
kids ages 5-13 can submit original poems inspired by local history! Choose an artifact from our collection as inspiration. Go To Artifacts for Inspiration! Or choose your own historical event, person or object to write about.
- Fire, Fury, and all the Varieties of American Nihilism
If our very American tools of analysis could not prevent a very American ... One part Jefferson, one part Whitman, and three parts the sheer magnificent poetry of our geography itself. The tradition of Dickinson and King and Dorothy Day and Sacco and ...
- Austin International Poetry Festival: Poetry Spotlight
including listings for poetry publications, publishers, contests, and more! With names, contact information, and submission tips, poets can find the right markets for their poetry and achieve more publication success than ever before. Order your copy today!
- The Sunrise in Poetry
Different poets use the sunrise to mean different things. However, it is usually attributed and tied to love between people. It is not always romantic love. It can be brotherly love, familial love, or the love between friends. However, writers usually ...
- The Halloween Poetry of Jeff Mondak
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) -- He's best known for his children's poetry. But at Halloween, author Jeff Mondak allows his normally silly and squeaky-clean writing to get a little darker. "It's telling a story," notes Mondak. "At Halloween, we can let go a little.
- Celebrating James Wright, the poet who hated Minneapolis
But she felt through his fine poetry that she had. She went on to read what is possibly ... â€œI thought of it as ugly and his life there as sad and lonely. â€¦ When negotiations with the University concerning the placement of Jamesâ€™s papers to the ...
- RONDA RICH: The end of a great character
One of my favorite characters ever and one that readers have unfailingly enjoyed is my friend, Poet, the scion of a cotton family who speaks in lyrical tones and has always been interestingly unconventional. For Poet, life has never held rules. Let me clarify.
- A Normal Vampire Teen â€“ Love Poems and Letting Go
I found that free form verse scrawled on a paper in my 16 year old sonâ€™s backpack. I wasnâ€™t snooping, he told me he had a paper in there I had to sign. But it broke my heart, a little, to see him so grown up, but yet still so young. His father and I ...
- (Soma)tic 1: Anoint Thyself - Poem by CAConrad
Visit the home of a deceased poet you admire and bring some natural thing back with you. I went to Emily Dickinson's house the day after a reading event with my friend Susie Timmons. I scraped dirt from the foot of huge trees in the backyard into a little pot.
- Who won BEEF's cowboy poetry contest? - Beef Magazine (blog)
Who won BEEF's cowboy poetry contest?Beef Magazine (blog)At the beginning of May, we kicked off a new contest and asked readers to submit their best poems depicting what they love about ranch life. I had no idea we had so many cowboy poets reading BEEF each day, and I was pleasantly surprised to receive more ...