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- Nunavut music festival encourages stories, poetry
If you live in Arviat and feel creative, organizers of â€œArviat Writesâ€ encourages you to enter this story and poetry contestâ€”part of this weekendâ€™s 2017 Inummariit Music Festival in the Kivalliq, community of about 3,000 people. Arviat writers aged ...
- Six of the Best Matthew Arnold Poems
Matthew Arnold (1822-88) is largely remembered for one great Victorian poem: â€˜Dover Beachâ€™. But he wrote a number of other classic poems beside this. What are the best half-dozen of Matthew Arnoldâ€™s poems? We offer our recommendations below.
- Yerington student wins Nevada Poetry Out Loud finals
All 12 poets recited two poems in preliminary rounds with the top three advancing to read a third poem in the final round. Huntâ€™s selections included â€œThe Nail,â€ by C.K. Williams; â€œThe Mortician in San Francisco,â€ by Randall Mann and â€œThe ...
- Kavita Seth: I would like to lend my voice for Priyanka Chopra
I believe Srijit wanted a romantic angle and a sufi touch to the song, hence he wanted me. Moreover I was offered some other song from the film which I wasn't comfortable with the lyrics and poetry to sing. Hence (Anuji) Anu Malik decided that he will ...
- Nobel Prize Winning Poet Derek Walcott Has Died
The Poetry Foundation, in a capsule biography, said Walcott's work resonated with "Western canon and Island influences, sometimes even shifting between Caribbean patois and English, and often addressing his English and West Indian ancestry". Walcott self ...
- In 'The Dark Tower,' franchise visions fall flat
The name comes from Kingâ€™s inspiration, the Robert Browning poem â€œChild Rolande to the Dark Tower Came,â€ and Kingâ€™s Roland has a grim quest of his own: to avenge the Man in Black for murdering his father. Jake, we learn, will play a pivotal role in ...
- Light and Heavy Things: Selected Poems of Zeeshan Sahil â€“ A review - Blogs - DAWN.COM
â€˜The cage was empty, And the vase in your window overflowed with white flowers. In the Bookstore, a new book Of poems had arrived.â€™ Released in the summer of 2013, Light and Heavy Things marked an important moment for all English speaking poetry enthusiasts, namely the first moment that the late Zeeshan Sahil â€™s free-verse poetry (or rather, a minute sample of it) became readily accessible ...
- I love poetry and writing: Zayn Malik
Former One Direction star Zayn Malik today unveiled his love for poetry and writing and he mentioned that had he not been a singer he would have been at a university. E! News was given an exclusive first look at the singer on the cover of VMAN 38.
- Louisville plays host to national Southern Fried Poetry Slam
One of the nationâ€™s largest poetry competitions will slam into Louisville this week when the 25th annual Southern Fried Poetry Slam comes to town. Quick primer: Slam poetry is a high-energy, competitive, spoken-word poetry event. Poets perform original ...
- Garnette Cardogan Reflects on Poetryâ€™s Solace, Post-Election
Literary Hub hosts writer and editor Garnette Cardoganâ€™s thoughts on poetryâ€™s helpful role in a world turned upside-down. His remedy? A little W.H. Auden for starters. â€œWhere shall we go?â€ a dear friend asked the day after the election.
- Poetry as a Verb: An Interview With Sarah Kay
I spoke to Sarah about her work, poetry in the digital age, and writing to understand the world around us. ALYSON ZETTA: Did you always know you wanted to be involved in literature/writing? What did you used to say you wanted to be when you grew up?
- Stephonie Denise â€œAnnâ€ Hagewood, 50, enjoyed gardening and writing poetry
LELAND â€” Stephonie Denise â€œAnnâ€ Hagewood, 50, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016. Ann was born Aug. 19, 1966, to John and Frances Hill in Andrews, Texas. She didnâ€™t know a stranger and was always putting others before herself. Ann was very proud ...
- Leonard Cohen's son pays tribute to late father with powerful post: â€˜There's so much I wish I could thank him for'
Bette Midler, Sean Lennon and Lin-Manuel Miranda were among the big names to mourn Cohen's passing shortly after his death was announced last week ... "Leonard, no other artist's poetry and music felt or sounded quite like yours," he said Thursday.
- Burdell Brown Shares '102 Poems of Faith'
"102 Poems of Faith": a stimulating tapestry of religious and inspirational poems to enliven the spirit. "102 Poems of Faith" is the creation of published author, Burdell Brown, who was born and raised in Akron, Ohio. After completing high school in Venice ...
- How to Wear All White this Summer
I love the exaggerated bow it creates given the intentional length. The fabrication of this Prose and Poetry off-white top is a luxe cotton, which elevates it so you can wear the top day or night. I wore it at night in St. Barths and loved the way it looked.