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- The happy future of â€˜Llama Llamaâ€™ after its creatorâ€™s death
YouTube One June 6, Viking will publish â€œLittle Excavator,â€ one of the last books Dewdney wrote and illustrated to completion before her death in September ... She and Duncan played word games and read poetry to keep her mind sharp.
- Love Abound
Affection nursed till I broke shell. Friendship made my spine erect and love gifted a pair of wings. Distance tears the heart of love. The pain is unbearable. O Lord, please open your gate of incessant love so, my wailing is washed by Love abound.
- Rebecca Thomas, Poet
I did not think I was qualified because I had only been writing poetry for a few years ... Sometimes my students inspire beautiful prose and other times, frustrated rhymes because of how the system fails them. Now if we could negotiate more time in ...
- Mapping the poetics of Sudeep Senâ€™s oeuvre in Fractals
Sudeep Senâ€™s poems are quite Baudelairean in their employment of Synaesthesia and in their engagement with the sensual and erotic. A controlled raw sensuality marks the love poems in the section titled â€œErotext: Sixteen movements on Erotica.â€
- Poet Jenny Johnson on Writing Her Own Escape Routes
For me, writing, too, offered many liberating escape routes away from social spaces where ways of being and feeling in my body never felt quite â€œright.â€ Iâ€™ve heard a number of poets talk about how the poems we write are sometimes ahead of us.
- How Russell Simmons and Shakespeare are giving inner-city teens a voice
Now the entertainment mogul is using his influence to put a spotlight on inner-city violence in California and the impact the arts can have in the lives of at-risk teens. Simmons serves ... they use spoken word poetry to share their frustration.
- Center Dance Ensemble Celebrates National Poetry Month with AMERICAN VOICES
Center Dance Ensemble celebrates the poetic impact of movement and words as it presents its 2016/17 finale, American Voices on April 23rd in the Herberger Theater's Kax Theater at 2 pm and 5 pm. American Voices is held in celebration of National Poetry ...
- Former Medical Services Corps Officer Publishes Collection of Poetry
The poems are simple and clever; most poems are rhythmic, some are free verse. The poems are terse but transparent with form, emotion, and thought â€“ playful and philosophical at the same time. Choice titles are â€œTruly Felineâ€, â€œDissolutionâ€, and ...
- Find poetry in unexpected places during O, Miami festival
Is it possible to get all 2.5 million Miami-Dade County residents to encounter a poem in just 30 days? O, Miami is back, and through its 35 events and 25 projects during April, it will certainly try. The O, Miami Poetry Festival is a month-long effort to ...
- St. Matthewâ€™s Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach (1727)
The text was created by Christian Henrici, who wrote under the pen name Picander ... already extant hymns and chorales (which would have been familiar to their audience), and original poetry of great beauty and emotional weight. The passion opens with ...
- 20 Love Poems To Help You Win Back Her Love
You can't lose with these. Sometimes, when you break up with someone, the love you have for them still stays strong â€” so you do what you can to try to win them back. Wooing an old lover may seem like a difficult task. What can you possibly do to steal ...
- Summer Workshop: Teaching the Vietnam War through Documents, Photography, and Poetry
The National Archives and the Academy of American Poets have partnered to produce a dynamic summer teacher workshop on the subject of the Vietnam War. The workshop will explore our past and present relationship with this conflict and the struggle for peace.
- Guy Proves Poems Make Great Tinder Conversation Starters
Dating with Tinder is basically the equivalent of a delicate science, but this unexpected tip might just boost your success level through the roof. You'll need to dust off your rhyming skills, though. It may feel like youâ€™ve tried everything when it ...
- Russian Artist Arrested for Wearing VR Headset in Moscow
The psychiatrist told her that â€œhe is also a creative person and writes poetry,â€ and does not see any reason to continue hospitalizing Nenasheva, but recommended that she should try â€œnot to cross a certain line.â€
- Exit 9: Poetry and black history, the 99 Attributez way
Exit 9: Poetry and black history, the 99 Attributez way 99 Attributez imparts a daily history lesson on their Kemetik Kandy calendar Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://on.app.com/2suRZG6