Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!
- Saskatchewan smoke jumpers get their stories told - Southwest Booster
Saskatchewan smoke jumpers get their stories toldSouthwest BoosterWith the release of her book The Saskatchewan Smoke Jumpers, author Hope Pederson -- wife of former smoke jumper Olaf â€œSwedeâ€ Pederson -- has preserved for posterity the adventures of the men who for years served as Saskatchewan's first line of defence ...and more »
- Nomination deadline for Wolfe literary award is July 15 - Asheville Citizen-Times
Nomination deadline for Wolfe literary award is July 15Asheville Citizen-TimesA nominated work must be a first edition work of fiction, nonfiction, drama or poetry published in 2013 or before July 1 in 2014. The author ... ASHEVILLE â€“ The Writers' Workshop offers one-day classes, for any level writer, at 387 Beaucatcher Road ...and more »
- Lights set to play Halifax on Oct. 22 - TheChronicleHerald.ca
Lights set to play Halifax on Oct. 22TheChronicleHerald.caJuno Award winner Lights returns to Halifax on Oct. 22 at the Halifax Forum Multipurpose Room. Lights begins ... I turned to poetry, art and female songwriting legends and found myself writing about nostalgia and naivety and just enjoying music again ...
- â€˜Paddle Your Own Canoeâ€™ is a Hoosier inspiration
Sarah T. Bolton deserves that honor. Even today her poem â€œPaddle Your Own Canoeâ€ is cited and recited, though few know anything about its origins. Her poetry â€œwas known everywhere,â€ and the canoe poem was set to music and translated into a dozen ...
- This Week At TAMIU - Laredo Sun
Laredo SunThis Week At TAMIULaredo SunHosted by the University's Writing Center, the event will feature an introduction by Dr. Carmen Tafolla, poet laureate of San Antonio. It is free of charge and open to the public. A limited number of books will be available for purchase. For more ...and more »
- Pitchfork Music Fest 2014 Live - RedEye Chicago
Pitchfork Music Fest 2014 LiveRedEye ChicagoSlowdive providing epic background soundtrack to this poetry reading. Actually kinda works. #p4k. by Matt Pais via twitter 7/20/2014 ... Q's "Studio" is easily one of the best songs released this year. Sad @BJTHECHICAGOKID isnt here to sing his hook #p4k.
- Stone Circle Poetry Around the Fire @ 9pm in Kewadin
but poetry is words on a piece of paperâ€¦â€ The Stone Circle is a triple ring of eighty-eight large boulders located north of Traverse City, designed to capture the atmosphere of ancient cultures that gathered in family and community groups to educate ...
- Nigeria Politics Chimamanda Adichie: What Forms the Core of Igbo Society - Nigerian Bulletin
Nigeria Politics Chimamanda Adichie: What Forms the Core of Igbo SocietyNigerian BulletinI once ran into a woman here in Nigeria, an old friend of my family's, and her little son. I said kedu to the boy. ... And I am in awe of the culture that produced this poetry, for that is what the Igbo language is when spoken well â€“ it is poetry. To ...
- Legendary romance - The Hindu
The HinduLegendary romanceThe Hinduâ€œMehernamaâ€ spans three generations, and begins with the time when Salim first set his eyes on Mehrunissa, becoming captivated by her beauty and convincing his stepmother, Bilqees Begum, to let Mehrunissa teach him poetry. It is during this time that ...and more »
- EXCLUSIVE! Carmen Electra's Music Video For Werq Is A Black & White Classic ... - PerezHilton.com
PerezHilton.comEXCLUSIVE! Carmen Electra's Music Video For Werq Is A Black & White Classic ...PerezHilton.comJust like a lot of videos that are black and white, this one's a classic! According to Carmen ... Nooo, gurly is NOT posting nekkid selfies Ã la Rihanna and Miley Cyrus, but she did take a selfie video reciting some love poetry lyrics from The Cure ...
- Poem Dedicated to Petya Stoykova Dubarova. Petya's Poem in Three Parts. By ... - Yareah Magazine
Yareah MagazinePoem Dedicated to Petya Stoykova Dubarova. Petya's Poem in Three Parts. By ...Yareah MagazineIn her poetry, however, she continues to grace our world with her unique perspective of life and loveâ€¦a gypsy spirit that wrote of drowned stars floating on a sea and of mood clouds where all the sky lived in her. To read her words is to hear the beat ...
- Gainesville girl wins inspirational message award
Greenâ€™s poem was one of 26 selected as a winning entry from nearly ... This is GCAâ€™s fourth consecutive year participating in the Inspirational Messages of Peace Contest, with more than 100 submissions from the online schoolâ€™s students.
- State Senator Says Big Fireworks Should Be Left To The Pros
Monâ€“Thu 8 p.m.â€“9 p.m. Hosted by award-winning journalist Tom Ashbrook, On Point is broadcast for two hours daily across the country on NPR. The showâ€™s lively conversation covers everything from breaking news to ancient poetry, and features writers, politicians, journalists, artists, scientists and ordinary citizens from around the world.
- Renowned poet Dominic Berry comes to Chester Library on July 30
New and aspiring writers have been taking part in a series of free poetry workshops, a strand of Cheshireâ€™s Great War Stories - looking across historic Cheshire to commemorate the First World War. Remembering both soldiers and those left behind ...
- Alleged Brooklyn drug kingpin's tattoos reveal life of crime, Bloods ... - New York Daily News
New York Daily NewsAlleged Brooklyn drug kingpin's tattoos reveal life of crime, Bloods ...New York Daily NewsPeterson said rap lyrics are a written art form, like poetry and novels. Outside court, Peterson called it â€œabsurdâ€ that the government is using Herron's lyrics as evidence against him. Herron's rapping partner, Uncle Murda, appeared in Brooklyn ...