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- Meet the Jewish Teen Who Started a Community for Women Facing Illness
Shira is a 2017 recipients of the Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards ... itâ€™s â€œYoungâ€ by Frankie Cosmos. I love to blast music as loud as I want and write: sometimes blogs, sometimes news articles, sometimes poetry or short stories, but overall writing ...
- How to Wear All White this Summer
I love the exaggerated bow it creates given the intentional length. The fabrication of this Prose and Poetry off-white top is a luxe cotton, which elevates it so you can wear the top day or night. I wore it at night in St. Barths and loved the way it looked.
- Why Bob Dylan is important to songwriters
Love him or hate him, thereâ€™s a lot about Dylanâ€™s career ... Letâ€™s go back in time for a moment. Poetry actually predates literacy, according to scholars. The first poems were recited or sung and passed down orally through generations.
- Speculative Poetry: What You Should Know About Science Fiction and Fantasy in Verse
Itâ€™s been a good long while since weâ€™ve had a guest post on Poetic Asides, so I was excited to hear from Randi Anderson about covering the topic of speculative poetry, or science fiction and fantasy poetry. (If you have a good guest post topic, send it ...
- Poetry Prize Winner Found Beauty in Urdu Poetic Tradition
â€œWe were fasting because it was Ramadan,â€ Talukder told NBC News. â€œI insisted on giving the news before they broke their fast, which not everyone was happy about.â€ As part of receiving the prize, Talukderâ€™s upcoming manuscript â€œShahr-e- jaanaan ...
- Interactive Feature Explores in Depth the Lives of Immigrant Poets
An excerpt: When it comes to poets that have moved to the U.S. from Libya, one name comes to mind, and thatâ€™s renowned Arab-American writer Khaled Mattawa. He spent his childhood and early teens in Libya, before emigrating to the U.S. in 1979 ...
- Reading Public Library Coffee For A Poem Day
Reading, PA - Reading Public Library will host the second annual Coffee for a Poem Day on April 10, 2017. In collaboration with Mi Casa Su Casa CafÃ© and Queen City Family Restaurant, a recited poem or original written poem will serve as payment for a ...
- Literary Lessons
4: To be coveted by a poet is like being courted by a lovesick mule. #5: Bad poems are like ugly children- hard to look at, but you gotta love â€™em.
- Michigan Basement, poem by Elizabeth Kerlikowske (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
In one corner, a square blue furnace. In another, a wringer washer. The third: waders, fly rods, creels. And in the fourth, my first office. No one went down to the basement unless they had to. It was perfect. I found a desk. I already had a typewriter.
- Interview with Joy Harjo about CONFLICT RESOLUTIONS FOR HOLY BEINGS
Thereâ€™s the craft of storytelling, which is up against the framework of family and history. How much do you tell? And how do you speak it? I did not want to cause more destruction. Laboring on the poetry road has taught me that words are powerful and are ...
- Faith Meets Death From Forgotten Past to Today #poem #poetry #anthropology #death
All my books, including collections of my science-inspired poetry, are available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes, Kobo, and other major online retailers. Youâ€™ll also find paperbacks at Create Space and all major digital formats at Smashwords.
- Section B In February 2017's..
Most of this introductory poem is not very new, so it may sound very familiar to you & to YOU. If 15 poems times 3 becomes too much of a chore â€¦ for me to fulfill, I MAY limit Sections to 10, NO more. As Section A is almost filled [it is NOT weak], allow ...
- Durham's American Dance Festival to Bring Selections to New York Live Arts
The American Dance Festival (ADF ... the poetic enactment of all the muscles of the body and then some, at body conferences, poetry festivals, medical schools, and theater festivals, most recently for the UnitedSoloFestival in NYC 2016.
- Poet's work released online
A poet who would've turned 66 last week has had his work published online. Paul Lebiedzinski was one of the Island's best-known poets. To celebrate his life, Culture Vannin has put recordings of 24 of his poems on the internet free of charge. It'll be the ...
- Famous Erotic Poems | Examples of Famous Erotic Poetry
These are examples of famous Erotic poems written by famous poets. PoetrySoup is a great resource of famous Erotic poems about Erotic. These examples illustrate what famous Erotic poems looks like and its form.