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- Review: â€œOnce in the West: Poemsâ€ - Chron.com (blog)
Chron.com (blog)Review: â€œOnce in the West: Poemsâ€Chron.com (blog)â€œOnce in the West,â€ Christian Wiman's fourth and latest collection of poems, searches for such a light when faced with the multitude of indignities and sufferings that accompany the mortal coil. Wiman's book confronts illness, loneliness, doubt ...
- Frank Turner: past, present and future at a sold out Bath Pavilion - Bath Chronicle
Frank Turner: past, present and future at a sold out Bath PavilionBath ChronicleStorming the stage and covering his three most recent albums in one fell swoop, via Try This At Home (Poetry Of The Deed 2009), If Ever I Stray (England Keep My Bones 2011) and Losing Days (Tape Deck Heart 2013), it was a breath-taking and blistering ...
- Noting the importance of our past - Greenwich Time
Noting the importance of our pastGreenwich TimeI hadn't really taken note of Roseanne's log at the time, but what struck me was her choice not to use one of the large-sized journals in which she often writes her reflections and poetry. Instead, she used a small, mostly empty spiral note pad that ...
- Holy Smokes 'Batman,' The '60s Series Is Out On DVD - North Country Public Radio
North Country Public RadioHoly Smokes 'Batman,' The '60s Series Is Out On DVDNorth Country Public RadioIf you're an impressionable young kid hitting your teens right now, chances are pretty good you've been watching and enjoying some Batman â€” either Christian Bale in Christopher Nolan's just-completed Dark Knight trilogy, or the prequel series, Gotham ...and more »
- Dodge Poetry Festival: 5 tips on writing from former poet laureate Billy Collins (Video)
Billy Collins has climbed to the top the U.S. poetry scene, serving as the U.S. poet laureate from 2001 until 2003. At the Dodge Poetry Festival he offered a few writing tips.
- '365 Days of Wonder,' by RJ Palacio - New York Times
'365 Days of Wonder,' by RJ PalacioNew York Timesâ€œ365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Preceptsâ€ is a collection of the kind of inspirational sayings that Auggie's English teacher, Mr. Browne, uses in the classroom to help kids think about essay-writing, and about the big picture of their lives ...
- 1. BIRDS OF CHICAGO - Albany Democrat Herald
1. BIRDS OF CHICAGOAlbany Democrat HeraldThe duo, husband-and-wife team JT Nero and Allison Russell, is a mixture of folk, country and soul, with a dash of rhythm and blues, and has been noted for its vocal harmonies, streamlined poems and sharp hooks. ADMISSION: $18 general ... Charles ...and more »
- Teens sought for open mic night
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. - The McKinney Center will be transformed into a coffee house on Oct. 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Out-Loud Literature will be an event where teenagers take over the microphone, sharing poetry, music, stories and monologues. The McKinney ...
- Beloved dead - Patheos (blog)
Beloved deadPatheos (blog)I feel connected to Ursula Fanthorpe for several reasons â€“ being a poet, being LGBT, and having lived in and loved some of the same places â€“ I have lived in Bristol, Oxford, and Lancaster, and she spent time in all three. We both also gave up teaching ...
- 63What's Happening for October (UPDATED Oct. 9) - SunHerald.com (press release)
63What's Happening for October (UPDATED Oct. 9)SunHerald.com (press release)Sons of American Revolution luncheon/meeting: 11:30 a.m., China Star Restaurant, 353 Courthouse Road, Gulfport. Details: 863-4420 ..... Teen poetry slam: 6-7 p.m., Ina Thompson Moss Point Library, 4119 Bellview St. Designed for teens 12-19 and families.
- Contemporary issues in an ancient setting: A band of Gauls and their exploits ... - Firstpost
Contemporary issues in an ancient setting: A band of Gauls and their exploits ...FirstpostThe series survived Goscinny's death, and the 2008 retirement of Uderzo, who had taken both roles, with his assistants nominated to carry on. Set in 50 BC in an unnamed village in Armorica (what is now France's Brittany) termed the sole area in Gaul ...Contemporary issues in an ancient setting: A band of Gauls and their exploitsDaijiworld.comall 5 news articles »
- My Turn: Setting the record straight on Sen. Begich - Juneau Empire (subscription)
My Turn: Setting the record straight on Sen. BegichJuneau Empire (subscription)So much time has elapsed that readers may have to search online for Paulette's original My Turn and my references. For me, â€œUncle Ted's Legacyâ€ has been stained by the charges of corruption that surfaced at the ... Attacking Begich as Simpson did for ...and more »
- SNL: "Weekend Update" Tackles Cosby Accusations, and Cameron Diaz Raps ... - seattlepi.com
BillboardSNL: "Weekend Update" Tackles Cosby Accusations, and Cameron Diaz Raps ...seattlepi.comAnd sure enough, SNL's Thanksgiving episode was full of turkeys, including a political cold open that fell flat, Beck Bennett's resurrection of his hit-or-miss "boss with the body of a baby," and Vanessa Bayer bringing back her one-note awkward poetry ...'Saturday Night Live' Recap - Cameron Diaz & Bruno Mars/Mark RonsonTheCelebrityCafe.comCameron Diaz, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars Full SNL Rewind ClipapaloozaMonsters and Critics.comall 126 news articles »
- What the Heck is NaNonFiWriMo? - NewsReleaseWire.com (press release)
What the Heck is NaNonFiWriMo?NewsReleaseWire.com (press release)I feel strongly about educating writers so they can succeed. Therefore, NaNonFiWriMo offers its participants a way to learn about writing, publishing and promoting nonfiction as they complete the 30-day challenge. Until 2013, this was provided via a ...and more »
- Who was Elizabeth Browning? Google Doodle celebrates 208th anniversary of ... - The Independent
The IndependentWho was Elizabeth Browning? Google Doodle celebrates 208th anniversary of ...The IndependentShe began composing poetry at the age of six, her work compiled by her mother and published by her wealthy father. Years spent recovering from a riding accident at the age of 15 allowed her the time to write poetry, but also resulted in a life long ...Google Doodle marks poet Elizabeth Browning's '208th birthday'Siliconrepublic.comElizabeth Browning remembered in Google DoodleThe GuardianElizabeth Barrett Browning: life as dramatic as her poetryTelegraph.co.ukMirror.co.ukall 18 news articles »