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- World War II veteran Paul Willis shares poetry at Malaprop's, June 25 - Mountain Xpress
Mountain XpressWorld War II veteran Paul Willis shares poetry at Malaprop's, June 25Mountain XpressWorld War II veteran Paul Willis, a Canton resident, has been writing poetry and prose for 60 of his 95 years. â€œWillis fought in the hedgerows of Normandy, across Europe and survived the Battle of the Bulge,â€ says his bio. â€œHis poetry reflects his rich ...
- AJC Decatur Book Festival: 16 things to do this Labor Day weekend
It's time for the 31st Annual Marietta Art in the Park, and this year's event will include one-of-a-kind works from over 175 national and local artists, a street chalk art display, Children's Art Alley, food trucks and more. Art Talk and Poetry Reading ...
- A Joint Address to Change Hearts and Minds Through Poetry
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- Ãngel GarcÃa Named Winner of CantoMundo Poetry Prize
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. â€“ Ãngel GarcÃa has been named the winner of the annual CantoMundo Poetry Prize for his collection Teeth Never Sleep. GarcÃa will receive $1,000 and his collection will be published by the University of Arkansas Press in the fall of ...
- Can Roman martyrs, English poets, Hallmark be blamed for Valentine's Day phenomenon?
"The problem is, for the next 1,000 years there's no indication of romantic couples doing something special on ... who writes of love birds choosing their mates on Feb. 14. "It's poetry in the Middle Ages that gets it started," he said.
- Second Annual Poetry Unplugged
Anticipate the Jan. 15 holiday with the August Wilson Centerâ€™s Second Annual Poetry Unplugged, presented on Fri., Jan. 12, in honor of MLK Day. The all-star lineup of visiting, nationally known spoken-word artists includes host Mahogony L. Browne ...
- Levittown Teen, Truman Student Passes Away At 17
Jacinda was loved by so many people and touched everyone's hearts. She enjoyed music, dancing, hair and make-up, poetry, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, John F. Pease.
- Dakota County Library holds poetry contest
The Purdy River Band makes an appearance at the Rosemount Community Center on Thursday.
- When Girl Writes Poem About the Eiffel Tower, the French President Responds With One of His Own
Hospice Patient Cheered by â€˜Sexyâ€™ Shout Out From Dwayne â€˜The Rockâ€™ Johnson Except it wasnâ€™t just a picture of her poem â€“ it was also coupled with 21 verses that were written by French President Emmanuel Macron for Sophieâ€™s 13th birthday.
- Former U.S. poet laureate to give reading Wednesday
"Thomas and Beulah," Dove's 1986 collection, won that year's Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. Her other major works in this genre include "On the Bus with Rosa Parks," 1999; "American Smooth," 2004; and "Sonata Mulattica," 2009. In 1985, she released a collection ...
- â€˜Sex and the Constitutionâ€™: Sexual expression before the moralists invented obscenity
Bawdy ballads, poems and plays might have offended some people ... The most influential author of erotic writings during this era was Pietro Aretino, an Italian poet and satirist who was one of the most versatile writers of the 16th century.
- What's The Best Wedding Theme for Your Star Sign?
Save lots of Râ€”but still pump up the romance factorâ€”by doing a daytime garden wedding. Serve tea (and booze, obvs), have friends read poems, and smile as you think of how lovely it will all look on Insta. Do the fairy-tale princess thing. Take your ...
- Central Carroll: 5K at Northwest Community School
Nothing makes a better Christmas present than a book! Look for childrenâ€™s books, young adult novels, science fiction, poetry, action novels, military history, inspirational books, romance novels, mysteries, spiritual books, picture books, fantasy ...
- Guest Post: Moments. A Poem from The Parent Game
She messaged me on Facebook back in the middle of May explaining that she had written a poem for us about our impending arrival ... A moment in wonder, in life all brand-new, And knowing this journey was all about you.
- You Canâ€™t Expect Love To Tell You Who You Are
Love will guide you, yes. It will inspire you ... This â€” is for you. â€œWhen Janne has a new poem written, I shut my life down to do nothing but read it, and then when I turn my life back on, everything is better.â€ â€” James Altucher