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- VIDEO: Kit Harrington Pens Love Poem to Nicole Kidman on LATE LATE SHOW
On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, after recalling an intimate moment with her husband, Keith Urban, on the red carpet, guest Nicole Kidman pressures fellow guest Kit Harrington to propose to his girlfriend, who he recently moved in with. Then, James asks ...
- The Founding CEO of the Malala Fund Gets Married
an ornate spread of various symbolic elements: honey to represent the sweetness of marriage, almonds for health, and a book of Rumiâ€™s poetry. The sofreh, a traditional Persian wedding spread.
- Bullied autistic teen saved from suicide by inspirational postcard from author hero Michael Morpurgo
She enclosed copies of poems he had written and revealed his dream to go to university. Giuliana also told the award-winning War Horse writer about the relentless bullying her son was suffering. To the youngsterâ€™s amazement the literary icon - Ollieâ€™s ...
- Lorca inspires summer poetry workshop
There will be daily group workshopping of participantsâ€™ poems in a supportive environment. Ellis is the author of five collections of poetry, most recently â€œNarrow River to the North.â€ She is the recipient of poetry fellowships from the National ...
- A Fortieth Birthday Poem to Myself. (New poems).
A fortieth birthday poem to myself What a long way my children have to go To come from me. About them, all I know Is that odd journey. Through a crowding wind They bike to church. They queue for an exam. They lurch on bumping airline aisles. They pace ...
- Professor and Biographer of Iconic Olean Poet Robert Lax to Come to SBU as Lenna Scholar
Lax, whom McGregor befriended in Laxâ€™s later years in Greece, was an Olean native and a citizen of the world; a poet, mystic, and visionary; an intimate friend of Thomas Merton; a benefactor of St. Bonaventure University, and the recipient of the first ...
- Sharing life with others through poetry
The collection is broken into four parts: Part I focuses on childhood, Part II on raising children and maternal feelings, Part III on the seasons and the trials of mature adulthood, and Part IV on sickness and eventually death. The ordering of the poems in ...
- Literary Event of the Week: Sarah Galvin at the Gramma Poetry party
You can choose from any number of reasons to attend the Gramma Poetry launch party at Canvas (the space formerly known as Western Bridge) this Friday night. Itâ€™s the launch party for an exciting new Seattle publisher called Gramma Poetry. Thereâ€™s food.
- FOUND: Charlotte teen found alive more than a year after disappearing
Earlier this month, Anthony Burns told Channel 9 that he hopes to publish his book of poetry, titled â€œ5/23/16,â€ which is the date that Hailey disappeared. He said he would like all of the proceeds to go to organizations that help families with missing ...
- Norfolk 'Teens With a Purpose' group will pose questions to legislators Friday at Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center
A group of about twenty teens and adults will recite poetry and ask legislators questions about issues facing youth during a public forum Friday at Downing-Gross Cultural Center. Norfolk group â€œTeens With a Purpose,â€ is hosting the â€œPoetic Justice ...
- Halfway There: The Best Books of 2017...So Far
At the start of every year, I take a look at what books will be published and think "Man ... Keep in mind that I read crime, horror, bizarro, poetry, nonfiction, and literary fiction, so what you're about to read brings together a plethora of genres.
- Music and poetry arenâ€™t luxuries: they literally saved my life
Doctors and healthcare professionals need to listen to young people and open up to the health and wellbeing benefits that the arts can bring
- Newagen Seaside Inn hosts tea for Southport Central authors
Friends and families gathered in the spacious Cape Harbor Room with its bank of windows overlooking the sweeping Newagen grounds to hear each author. Genres included poetry, fiction, nonfiction and autobiography. The room was decorated with large ...
- City Life â€“ â€˜Friends Foreverâ€™ of Arab Sarai General Store, H. Nizamuddin Basti
â€œThey are friends for as long as I can remember,â€ says pavement ... â€œIt could be about food, politics, poetryâ€¦ we also throw cuss words at each other.â€ They all break into giggles. â€œDid you people have girlfriends when you were single?â€
- Your Original Poems, Inspired by Staten Island
Read some Staten Island poems below. And start sending in your submissions for Week Four: Manhattan. Just tweet your poem with the hashtag #NYcityverse, and we may feature it online or on the air.