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- This is Your Brain on Poetry
When I think of poetry that packs a sensory punch â€” that gives me the chills, that makes my hair stand on end â€” I think of Rainer Maria Rilkeâ€™s â€œFirst Elegy.â€ In particular, I think of these lines: â€¦ For beauty is nothing but the beginning of ...
- Probation leads to poetry in the Bronx with release of Free Verse 2
From probation to poetry slams to the printed word. A group of reformed writers has published a book of poetry after developing their lyrical skills in the waiting room of the Bronx probation office. â€œTheir voices are heard, their stories and poems are ...
- I found you in a jewelry store on a side street in Madrid, poem by Lourdes A. Gautier (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
The shopkeeper sensed our reluctance to spend more. He, a kind, older gentleman with a soft spot for young love Placed the ring on my finger where it clearly belonged. I wore it through the rest of our time in Spain. Went snorkeling with it on in Costa ...
- â€˜Rob & Bigâ€™ Star Christopher â€˜Big Blackâ€™ Boykin Dies at Age 45
Big Black met Rob in the early 2000s after Rob hired him to be ... His earlier writings consisted of short stories and poetry, and in 2005, he began blogging for fun on Myspace about his favorite artists. After building a love for entertainment news ...
- â€˜Endless Poetryâ€™ Review: Alejandro Jodorowsky Mixes Memoir, Metaphor and Mythology
In one sequence, father and teenage Alejandro brawl during an earthquake, in another, the defiant adolescent recites the poetry of Federico GarcÃa Lorca ... Made' The character of â€œPierrotâ€ â€” a sad, pantomime clown dating back to the 17th century ...
- The 60th birthday celebration: Respect for seniors
The 60th birthday is celebrated ceremoniously ... Emperor Kangxi even composed an impromptu poem for the big occasion. Many ethnic minorities have unique ways of showing their respect for the elderly. The huajia banquet is just one example.
- Share your poems on National Poetry Day 2017
As National Poetry Day celebrates its 23rd year, weâ€™d like you to share your poems with us. National Poetry Day is an annual celebration that inspires people throughout the UK to enjoy, discover and share poems. This year poetry campaigners are ...
- Top 10 Beat Poets Who Changed How Poetry Is Written or Read
He has been featured in several movies including Martin Scorseseâ€™s The Last Waltz and was responsible for helping Jim Morrison publish his poetry. McClureâ€™s lyrics include Mercedes Benz, (popularised by Janis Joplin). Riders on the Storm, a band ...
- Nii Commey wins best theatre trophy @ Under 40 Achievers Awards
He has written more than 45 plays, more than 200 inspirational poems, published two poetry books and directed 19 of his plays at various venues such as the National Theatre, Golden Tulip in Kumasi, Efua Sutherland Drama Studio, University of Ghana and ...
- The Fiery Jewish Woman Behind the Statue of Liberty Poem
Miller insisted that the poem wasnâ€™t on the base of the statue when it was erected ... What she did know was that she was Jewishâ€”and that, in the elite Christian New York circles in which her father worked and socialized, marked her as â€œother.â€
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- Carol Potter
FIELD: Contemporary Poetry and Poetics was founded in 1969 as a periodical ... Published twice annually, it provides a forum where poets, eminent and emerging, show each other and those who follow the course of the art what is innovative and most interesting.
- An Enthralling Collection of Poems for the Spirit
This inspired literary piece was displayed during the AJC Decatur Book Festival 2017. The poems in Of Thee I Rhyme elicit a vast range of emotions as they center on themes found in stories from the Bible like tragedy, success, failure, blessings ...
- This womanâ€™s teen daughter left Montreal to join Daesh. For three years, she made it her mission to bring her home
â€œThe prime minister is using a broad spectrum that includes poetry and podcasts, and all kinds of counselling and group hug sessions,â€ Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer replied to a chorus of cheers and jeers. Aminaâ€™s role with Daesh is unknow
- Why poetry is the perfect weapon to fight Donald Trump
Poems are an expression of the truth: they are the ideal antidote to a demagogueâ€™s hoarse imperatives What does an anthology of poems do? It lets you â€“ it makes you â€“ experience in words the feelings of others. And then it makes you do it again.