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- Off the Clock - Revival of the Poetry Club at the University of Missouri
The doors to Gwynn Hall keep locking behind Autumn McLain. She called maintenance, but in the meantime she is stretching to hold both doors open with her body. She is 20 minutes early to the MU Poetry Club meeting. The group had fizzled out, but McLain ...
- A soul on fire: The poetry of Abigail George
Although we never Returned as ghosts. Each one of us. To roam this world. Unforgiving. Wretched as death. Our travels Began like any season did. With harmony. We only had a watered down love to give That made it difficult to let go of each other.
- Frost and the Versanelle
Poetry became my passion, after I fell in love with Walter de ... Frost was also a master of the short, pithy versanelle, for example, his "The Door in the Dark" offers a simple scenario of man fumbling in the dark from room to room but though he was ...
- Smelly Thorn Phoenix Son - Poem by Luo Zhihai
2) Flying Sky Centipede, a herbal name of Haifeng, Guangdong, China. It isn't that one was searched online now. I planted it in the early 70s of the last century, and it written into a Chaoshan herbal medicine book in 60s. I haven't seen it for forty years.
- Berkeley Symphony Performs MASON BATES CELLO CONCERTO, BEETHOVEN'S SYMPHONY NO. 4, Today
Christian Reif is currently a member of Germany's prestigious ... Scored for mezzo-soprano, orchestra, and electronica, the work juxtaposes the poetry of longtime JFK confidant Robert Frost with excerpts of the President's own words. The San Francisco ...
- Bradley Lowery's mum reads heartfelt poem at funeral of little fighter
In the poem she said: "A smile so big and beautiful it could brighten any room. "A real brave superhero who left us far too soon. "He touched the hearts of many, the most inspirational boy by far. "A loving, caring son and good brother, a beautiful star.
- A poetry day â€“ Hip Hip Hooray!!
Today is Saturday â€“ a poetry day. I thought that would be nice. I have a number of assorted poems that have accumulated. So I will put them all out for your delectation. As they are a varied bunch with different themes I thought that would be interesting.
- As a rap phenom, LL Cool J needed love. As a rap legend, heâ€™s finally getting it.
â€œI remember my 8th birthday, just walking down the street ... At 13, he began performing at parties and church basements as LL Cool J â€” a beautiful little poem in and of itself, short for â€œLadies Love Cool James.â€ At 16, he sent a demo tape ...
- Your Love Is Like A Merry-go-round
He received several achievement awards in creative writing through poetry.com and has recently published two eBooks and one paperback book through Lulu.com. After a nine year hiatus, Bo returned to publishing his poems with a new outlook and fresh ideas.
- Vietnamese born Ocean Vuong wins T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry
S. Eliot Prize for Poetry is one of the most prestigious poetry awards. Named after the famous poet, it was run by the Poetry Book Society for years, it's money donated by T. S. Eliot's widow, Mrs Valerie Eliot. However now it is run and funded by the T S ...
- Ted Kooser's American Life in Poetry (Nov. 26)
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- Springfield teen wins state poetry contest with 'deep, nuanced' performance
Gypsy Prince, a senior at the Academy of Arts & Academics in Springfield, will represent Oregon in a national poetry recitation competition in Washington, D.C., next month.
- Book review: What Sylvia Plathâ€™s letters reveal about the poet we thought we knew
Gathered into her â€œCollected Poems,â€ which won a 1982 Pulitzer Prize ... acceptances from publications like the Nation and the Christian Science Monitor, a guest editorship at Mademoiselle â€” were eclipsed by what happened in the summer of 1953 ...
- Lit Youngstown to host 3 poets from region
The poets, from Pittsburgh and Ashtabula ... non-fiction and gay/lesbian fiction. She is a member of the American Medical Writers Association, The Authors Guild, The Golden Crown Literary Society and Romance Writers of America. Two new books from the ...
- Understanding Childrenâ€™s Existential Struggles
Robert Coles, a Harvard professor and student of childrenâ€™s lives, sees â€œchildren as seekers, as young pilgrims well aware that life is a finite journey and as anxious to make sense of it as those of us who are farther along in the time allotted to us.â€[