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- Sydney Taylor Book Awards Announced: Read the Best Childrenâ€™s and Young Adult Literature of 2016
It would be a good gift for deep, poetry-writing emo teens (and adults). The winners will receive their awards at the Annual Conference of the Association of Jewish Libraries, held in New York City in June. The top winners will also do a blog tour ...
- â€˜More Money Than Godâ€™ maps a rich world
Richard Michelson, More Money Than God , Pitt Poetry Series, University of Pittsburgh Press, 71 pp.; $15.95. More Money Than God , Richard Michelsonâ€™s latest poetry collection, adds admirably to his triple-threat talents.
- ECCLESHALL POETRY GROUP â€“ JULY 21st
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- FAMILY Short Film of the Day: From His Rib, by Joanne Leva
LOGLINE: A colorful collection of poems that reshape and adapt the already compelling biblical story of Adam and Eve to a modern world. Actors [will accompany the author to] create a powerful enlargement of the characters and subject matter. Interested in ...
- POEM: 'The house had begun to float'
I want to take advantage of your attention to pass along the news of the death of my dear old yellow Lab ... emptiness, no solid ground in sight. â€¢ TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Review: 'You Don't Have to Say You Love Me,' by Sherman Alexie
Some are poems, others are prose, a few are both, and some blur the lines between poetry and prose. Alexieâ€™s poems dazzle with narrative clarity and tend away from abstraction or lyricism. He favors ideas over sounds and moments over images, but barely.
- The Stacks: Harry Crews Was Grit Lits Wildest Card - Daily Beast
Daily BeastThe Stacks: Harry Crews Was Grit Lits Wildest CardDaily BeastThen, Bradley said, he read the novelsâ€”southern gothic gone gonzo. Crews published seven in as many ..... â€œTo write about one thing you have to talk about another thing, and that's the whole nature of fiction and poetry. You can say more about what ...
- Did Meghan Markle and Prince Harry pick wedding date for THIS particular reason?
No other major wedding has taken place on 19 May in history Looking back ... and three days of that month were devoted to cleansing the evil dead spirits.â€ And an old Celtic poem also warns against marrying on a Saturday - with many other days of ...
- Looking For One of a Kind Love Poems?
It is a common connotation that Valentine's Day is the only time when people can celebrate love. This is a much labeled idea and the fact is that; anyone and everyone can celebrate love all-year round, at every second, every minute, and every hour of the day.
- Poetry Sales Jump 79% in Canada in 2016
Poetry accounts now accounts for 0.37% of the print book market in Canada. Other categories that grew significantly in 2016 were transportation, up 28%; literary collections, 14%; thrillers, 9%; comics and graphic novels, 7%; and cooking, 6%. Children's ...
- The Station, prose poem by Brad G. Garber (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: My wife emailed me the prompt and I just started writing. I worked at the gas station ... Since 1991, he has published poetry, essays, and weird stuff in such publications as Edge Literary Journal, Pure Slush, On the Rusk Literary ...
- Hereâ€™s Proof Left-Wing Poetry Is Just Like Taxes But Less Interesting And More Painful
Poetry. Like Marmite, itâ€™s just one of those things that ... love with his wife Chirlane McCray after she read a poem to him about the travails of being a black woman, a poem wherein she poured out the contents of her racial-strife-pained heart.
- The How to Get Your Students to Love Poetry and Sociopolitical Issues Lesson Plan
Just as I canâ€™t ride the subway without finding iambic pentameter and social commentary in even a foot pain ad, poetry and sociopolitical issues have made their often awkward, yet also deeply affecting appearance, in every class I have ever taught.
- John Giorno: Poetic Justice
Multimedia legend John Giorno celebrates his 80th birthday with New York City-wide retrospective ... The creation of the phone-answering-machine-based Dial-A-Poem and Giorno Poetry Systemsâ€”the latter a label whose albums featured the earliest works ...
- Rupi Kaur Is Redefining Poetry for the Millennial Generation
Rupi Kaur is not the poet you learned about in English Lit; more likely, sheâ€™ll remind you of the girl who sat next to you in that class. The best-selling poet only just celebrated her 25th birthday, but sheâ€™s already turning one of the worldâ€™s most ...