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- Watch Jay-Zâ€™s Video For His Inspiring Poem â€˜Dream. On.â€™
Jay-Z has written an inspirational new poem called â€œDream. On.â€, and heâ€™s released a beautiful short film to go along with it. The poem, which celebrates the ambition and the power of the human spirit, is matched by visuals of an old apartment ...
- Voices of Bettering American Poetry Volume 2 â€” Christina Olivares
Confronting that series of past failures can be done only by a self-love that is actually rigor. Additionally: money. Buy books! Promote writers! Give to organizations! What needs to change in the educational/academic world, with regard to poetry and writing?
- RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #149 Excite&Karma
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- American Life in Poetry: Driving West through Somerset County
I've lived in the country for 30 years and during that time my wife and I have hit four deer. All of them leapt away over the nearest fence, unharmed, leaving our cars with hundreds of dollars' worth of damage. But, hey, the deer lived. The deer in this ...
- Poet Ted Scheu To Teach Poetry Workshop At Bethlehem Elementary School
BETHLEHEM, NH â€” The Childrenâ€™s Literacy Foundation (CLiF)â€™s year-long literacy grant, the Year of the Book, will bring Vermont poet Ted Scheu to Bethlehem Elementary School for a three-day poetry workshop. Second through fifth graders will work with ...
- WD Poetic Form Challenge: Ottava Rima
(Note: You have to log in to the site to post comments/poems; creating an account is free.) The new 2018 Poetâ€™s Market, edited by Robert Lee Brewer, includes hundreds of poetry markets, including listings for poetry publications, publishers, contests ...
- Nick Joaquinâ€™s tropical gothic tales now in Penguin Classics
Among her recent big-ticket projects were The Penguin Anthology of Twentieth Century American Poetry edited by Rita Dove and the New ... it took The Woman Who Had Two Navels and Tales of the Tropical Gothic less than half a year to get off the press.
- Love Affair With Literature 6
Last Sunday, March 5, the department kicked off its annual â€˜March is Literatures in English Monthâ€™ activities with the sixth staging of Love Affair with Literature ... all of whom curated a savoury feast of poetry and prose for a full audience at ...
- Opera 'Carmen' full of jealousy, revenge and murder
Georges Bizet's 1875 masterpiece "Carmen" is this month's Opera @ the Library program.
- Speaking to the Soul: Poetry as a Bridge to the Gospel
In the beginning of time, before there was anything, there was the Word. And the Word was the very manifestation of God (John 1:1). God spoke into existence all that comprises humanity. So from the beginning, embedded at the heart of all human experience ...
- â€˜Fox & Friendsâ€™ Floats â€˜Northern Border Wallâ€™ to Protect US From Scary Canadian Policies (Video)
â€œFox & Friendsâ€ floated the possibility on Friday that in addition ... thousands of dollars through federal funding to deradicalize Jihadists through art and poetry.â€ And while she wasnâ€™t explicitly mocking â€” one can only assume how that idea ...
- Hamburg Balletâ€™s â€˜Little Mermaidâ€™ â€” adrift in a sea of despair
Do not expect the upbeat Disney version of Hans Christian Andersenâ€™s fairy tale ... Thereâ€™s nothing like dance for evoking with immediacy and poetry what happens to the body in various states of being: in love, in despair â€” even in water.
- Michelangeloâ€™s nephew
Throughout most of his life, Michelangelo maintained a prolific correspondence with many people, family or otherwise. Nearly five hundred of his letters survive. He also was one of the best poets of his age, leaving around three hundred poems, mostly sonnets.
- Oil riches help keep alive bedouin poetry - Daily Mail
Daily MailOil riches help keep alive bedouin poetryDaily MailThe Middle East's poetry equivalent of "Pop Idol" is helping to keep alive an age-old tradition using bedouin dialect, which is barely understood outside the Arabian Gulf. Apart from the glory, a Kuwaiti student took home five million dirhams ($1.36 ...and more »
- 13,000 at writers conference having best, versed of times in Minneapolis
As thousands of people have discovered in the past couple days, Minneapolis is quite the literary city. At least, Adrian Todd Zuniga, host of Literary Death Match, thinks so.