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- Novel 'Forest Dark' And Dog Book 'Afterglow' Consider The Meaning Of Life
Forest Dark, in fact, includes a grim black-and-white photo spread ... Myles mixes up more conventional memories of Rosie with fantasy scenes, photos and Gertrude Stein-like poems on subjects like Rosie's plaid dog bed and her cone of shame.
- Silver City Arts Group Offers Free Public Events
R. Horton and Steven Saylor, donated by Joe and Ann McCarthy to benefit Silver City Arts free public programming. To acquire one of these pieces of fine art and build your own art collection, make a donation to SCA. Silver City Poetry and Song Lyrics ...
- Everything you need to know about Robert Burns
At age 27 Burnsâ€™ first official work â€˜Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialectâ€™ is published. It sells out in a matter of weeks. Despite inheriting the family farm following his fatherâ€™s death in 1784, Robert experiences severe financial difficulties.
- Matthew the Horse combines poetry and illustration â€œborne from being a wally,â€ in new book
â€œI have such fond childhood memories of reading worn out poetry books by the likes of Roger McGough, Spike Milligan and Willy Rushton,â€ says the illustrator. â€œThey were books to be explored, rehearsed and revisited,â€ a process Matthew was keen to ...
- If Only We Treated Our Political Differences Like We Do Our Family Disagreements
They want to share with their family the things they have noticed the neighbors doing ... and I do not regret it one bit! Everything about the poetry in this book is amazing, heart breaking, and soul searching. It will lift your spirits on your darkest ...
- Three young lives bound by death in Seminole Heights shootings (w/video)
His songs evolved from poems the popular-yet-private Middleton High School grad ... Monica Hoffa worked at IHOP the Wednesday she was shot to death. She had the dinner shift: Red button-up shirt, black pants, black apron, sandy-blond hair pulled back.
- 'Morning Edition' Listeners Stitch Together A Community Poem
ALEXANDER: Well, I think there were two things, Rachel. One, the number of poems about cinnamon. MARTIN: Oh, really? ALEXANDER: People love cinnamon. MARTIN: There's a lot of cinnamon in people's lives in the holidays (laughter). ALEXANDER: You know ...
- Let the Detroit Lions get healthy before giving in to misery
If you think that, then youâ€™re addicted to the poetry of misery. Sometimes itâ€™s good to fester ... Caldwell was talking about his team and the motivational properties of a bye week. Lose going into one and youâ€™ve got an extra seven days to think ...
- 50th anniversary of Patrick Kavanagh's death: â€˜And you smile up at us eternallyâ€™
On the 50th anniversary of his death, they paid him the ultimate tribute ... â€œThere can be no doubt about the importance of poetry to this land,â€ she said adding that â€œthe preciousness of the poetry of Kavanagh must be rememberedâ€.
- A Handful Of Victories
in midst of our sacred hymns, Shadow fighting is not actuality. An essay on truth fades. Someday I will pull down the curtain. At the end of the road, death waits, apologizing for coming unannounced. A white cloud drifts in our arms.
- POETRY: LOVERâ€™S QUARRY
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- Baby boomers, it's time to pass the torch
Abraham Lincoln moved into the White House shortly after his 52nd birthday and guided the nation through a terrible ... the physics of Einstein, the poetry of Keats, the music of Lennon and McCartney. Admittedly, leadership is not a simple matter of ...
- Words of honor: Goodman makes American Writers
Goodmanâ€™s publications include various poems, nonfiction essays and articles in national magazines. She relocated to Phoenix in August 2012 and began teaching English at GCU in January 2014. Itâ€™s a privilege to be selected for American Writers ...
- Poet Amir Sulaiman discusses cultural power of poetry
While listening to Lauryn Hillâ€™s hip hop music in the late 90s, Amir Sulaiman â€” a poet known for combining love, race and religion in his work â€” said he was surprised by its evocative style, which prompted him toward â€œmastering poetry.â€
- I Wanted to Sing, But Godâ€™s Track was Different
I secretly thought that joining a Christian community in university was uncool ... Slowly, it dawned on me that writing poems was a way to express myself and offer praise and honor to Him. As I posted my poems on social media, I received some positive ...