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- New Havenâ€™s Hill Central students let it out with slam poetry competition
The poetry slam has become a regular feature in a district that ... Elijah Ratcliffe received second place for his performance of his poem on oppression against black people and perseverance, and seventh-grader Jacob Williams won top prize for his ...
- Poetry night for people who donâ€™t like poetry
A CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED, raucous poetry night that has taken London by storm is set ... Tickets are priced at Â£15.50 and are available from the Box Office on 01785 619080 or online via www.staffordgatehousetheatre.co.uk. Parental guidance is advised.
- Poetry on vinyl, the zines of Instagram and more from the literary web
LA Zine Fest is back this weekend, and Iâ€™ve been scrolling #lazinefest for sneak-peeks of vendors posting their buttons, zines and artwork. Instagram feels tailor-made for the zine world â€” visual, self-generated â€” and itâ€™s cool to see artists using ...
- I found you
and my only regret is hurting you. 8 (turn sideways) i found your hello poety profile, purely by mistake. and now i cant stop thinking about how things never were.
- Who are you, anyways?
That turned out alright, though. He wasn't ever sad. But it was sad. It was tragic. most agile, most eloquent, most true. On stage. In a sport. When you read a set of words that hold power to change your life. Does it have a name? It has many. "Soul" is ...
- Read Shulmanâ€™s Book And Tamil Film Music Will Never Be The Same For You
I had to google all the Tamil prose from the references to read the original text (one of the reasons it took me long to finish). It could have been made much easier if the appendix contained the Tamil versions of the poems. Fourthly, the author alludes to ...
- The 10 Best Movie Couples of The 21st Century
But recruiting two actors who can convincingly convey the ecstasy and agony of falling in love isnâ€™t easy because when it comes to movies, romantic chemistry remains ... after he snacks on Patersonâ€™s poetry notebook. The result of these moments of ...
- Full Text: â€œThe Art of Kissingâ€ by Pope Francisâ€™ Ghostwriter Archbishop â€œTuchoâ€ Fernandez
This book, filled with erotic poetry and images, and written by a priest, now an archbishop, who took a vow of celibacy, provides disconcerting insights into the bizarre mind of one of the worldâ€™s most powerful theologians. Fernandez serves as the chief ...
- Japanese Poetry by Kakinomoto no Hitomaro: Seventh and Early Eighth Century
Kakinomoto no Hitomaro is a highly esteemed poet of the distant past in the land of the rising sun. Indeed, Hitomaro is deemed to be one of the Thirty-six Poetry Immortals based on his prominence in volumes 1 and 2 of the highly acclaimed Manâ€™yÅshÅ«.
- Interview: Poet laureate Robert Pinsky on his work and the world
They curl up into you and relax." Pinsky has put poetry to many other uses. He's the only person to have served three terms as the poet laureate of the United States, from 1997 to 2000. During that time, his signature achievement was the Favorite Poem ...
- She Lived In Moments Poem
What Iâ€™ve learned is that maybe letting go doesnâ€™t happen over night. Maybe letting go is a continual, messy process of trying to say goodbye To someone you are still deeply in love with.
- When CHRISTmas Day is Over ~
for itâ€™s the only Gift . . . we can give each day. I love the Lord with all my heart and soul. My Holy Spirit inspired poetry tells of my trust in God, my faith in Christ Jesus my Savior and my journey into finding peace that truly passes all understanding.
- Dark rooms of memories
Fusing poetry, dance and drama, Strelitzia is an experimental piece that internalises poems with different theatrical gestures. Strelitzia, written by Donna Ogunnaike, presents a trajectory of experiences around human existence. The performance throws ...
- Festival brings Urduâ€™s literary and cultural heritage to masses
Discussing the poetry of Mir Taqi Mir and Faiz Ahmad Faiz ... Captain Manoj Tyagi, an Urdu enthusiast, believes that since entry is free, it provides an opportunity for many to know the language and realize that they "use so many Urdu words in their ...
- Portland train stabbing victim: 'I'm just trying to heal and recover'
Fletcher, who won a citywide poetry slam in high school for a poem that spoke out ... While appearing before a judge, Portland stabbing suspect Jeremy Joseph Christian yelled, 'You call it terrorism, I call it patriotism.' KGW