Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!
- Haunting wedding footage shows downcast bride who was forced into union by Tajikistanâ€™s dictator leader
Troubling wedding pictures and video appear to show Hudoidodova less ... The president stepped in after Asrorov read a sycophantic poem at a gathering attended by the Tajik strongman who has ruled his ex-Soviet republic for a quarter of a century.
- Village Books Writes: Nonfiction & Memoir Writing Group
We have eclectic tastes that range from biography, history, nature writing, and self-help, but tend to focus primarily on the memoir. Our process is to bring a printed copy of your piece for each member of the group to follow while you read aloud. The ...
- COWBOY POETRY: The Flu Shot
That time of year was here again, the dreaded yearly shot. I let â€˜em stick me in the arm. Still, flu is what I got. Each year Iâ€™ve rolled my sleeve up. Then they say, â€œItâ€™s good for you. Get your flu shot every year. Itâ€™s the civic thing to do.â€
- David Grossman Joins Musical Supergroup in a Rock nâ€™ Roll Commentary on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Across the Atlantic, the venerable Christian Broadcasting Network gave produced In Our ... Towards the end of his remarks, though, he segued into poetry, riffing on Hatikvah, the national anthem, and its dreams of being a free nation.
- ESSAY: Muhammad Ali, An American Poet - WLRN
Los Angeles TimesESSAY: Muhammad Ali, An American PoetWLRNAli's publishing forumâ€”a television camera and a microphoneâ€”left no space for such self-obscurity, nor did his sense of purpose. Poetry became the way he sparred with a white audience who disapproved of him. Like his later opponent George Foreman, ...What I Learned From The Greatest: Personal Reflections On Muhammad AliHuffington Postall 5,538 news articles »
- Midway, AL Author Publishes Poetry
Poetry Rules: Book 1: When Dreams Come True ... please go to our virtual pressroom at www.dorrancepressroom.com or our online bookstore www.bookstore.dorrancepublishing.com.
- This website will turn your poems in to tweets
Itâ€™s Friday afternoon, youâ€™re probably not going to do any more work today, but itâ€™s at least a couple of hours until you can leave without anyone making a snide comment Iâ€™M LOOKING AT YOU, JANET IN SALES. So what do you do? You find a largely ...
- See Dozens Of Poets, Musicians Perform Free at Irish Center This Weekend
At 7 p.m. Friday, a black-tie fundraiser dinner and cocktail party will honor six visiting artists, including O'Donnell, in different disciplines. From noon-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, more than 30 Irish authors will be performing readings and signing ...
- Miss Humphrey, story by Leslie Sittner (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
She was tall, broad, quietly forceful. Mostly intimidating. And, as a 17-year-old, I thought, ancient, uncool, and wore dreadful sensible shoes. Definitely not fashionable. I was a freshman at Cornell in the early1960s in the College of Human Ecology.
- Poet's palace; Region to host largest poetry festival in New England
"The poetry festival is really a celebration and there's a lot happening the whole weekend," said Veach, who has presented festival workshops for the past four years. The workshops and programs cover diverse topics, from life to death to motherhood and ...
- Office Hours: The Role of Poetry
This week on Office Hours, we sat down with poet and English Professor Russell Price, whose work focuses on the exploration of identity through writing. We discussed carving an identity through art, the Chicago poetry scene, and the political power of poetry.
- This teacher welcomed her new students with a heartwarming poem
The poem, which details reasons behind each item in the goodie ... She said: â€˜We donâ€™t know, a lot of the time, whatâ€™s going on in childrenâ€™s lives at home. Dad goes on a roadtrip to see how much free food he can get on his birthday Everyone ...
- Children's Book Reissues: Fall 2017
Originally published in 1960, this facsimile edition brings back into print the story of a monkey in search of a drink, and the first book illustrated by Blake, who was Britainâ€™s inaugural Children ... contains three poems connected like the cars ...
- Woven Words: A collection of women poetry released
Recognising that weaving is the exclusive domain of women in Naga society, the introduction to the book â€œWoven Wordsâ€, a collection of womenâ€™s poetry, highlights that the bold colours and intricate patterns of cloths Naga women weave are not meant ...
- The curse of apocalyptic rhetoric: why resisting Donald Trump requires prose
Mario Cuomoâ€™s famous dictum, â€˜Campaign in poetry, govern in proseâ€™, will never be taken up by Donald Trump, as he is thoroughly alien to the art of prose. His presidency so far has been the continuation of the nerve-grating poetry he relentlessly ...