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- Summer is whizzing by
What kinds of â€˜to do â€˜sâ€™ are being written in my lists? Books to read, reviews Iâ€™ve promised to someone, poems to finish writing, workshops to plan, emails to send, poems to format in WordPressâ€¦â€¦ those kinds of things. And what have I been ...
- Alabama Book Festival celebrates 10th Anniversary
The 10th annual Alabama Book Festival brought hundreds of people to Montgomery's historic Old Alabama Town Saturday afternoon.
- In First Poetry Collection, Jade Cho Is Speaking 'In the Tongue of Ghosts'
Years later, Cho credits this desire to honor her grandparents as one of the major influences behind her pursuit of poetry and her first book "In ... on their experiences as immigrants or the children of immigrants, navigating assimilation.
- LEAKY CULTURE 5: Richard Siken
JL: Your work appeals to a lot of people who donâ€™t normally read poems. Is American poetry too obscure? Is your use of allegory a way for people who donâ€™t read poems to enter the work? RS: Well I hope there will always be the great continuity on both ...
- Poetry is as varied as the writer
Others were emerging into promising creations. Poems can be viewed in a dynamic way, especially if created by teen writers. A first attempt is often merely a stepping stone to a finished product. â€œWhatâ€™s another word that rhymes with you?â€
- Cowboy Poetry Gathering delights visitors
The national poetry gathering started in Elko ... and has performed several times in town but missed last yearâ€™s gathering because she was competing in â€œAmerican Idol.â€ Mitchell plays nine instruments and she was among the top 14 contestants in ...
- The top 5 new bookstores in Toronto
Nearly as unique as Monkeyâ€™s Paw, this tiny shop inside Rickâ€™s Cafe in Kensington Market also excludes a huge chunk of the literary world from its offerings by selling only poetry. A contemporary Canadian poetry loverâ€™s dream, this teeny spot retails ...
- Carley Short's new book builds up readers through soulful poetry
Encouragement, blessings abound in lyrical compositions that serve as â€˜Signatures of the Heartâ€™ (PRWeb March 17, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/SignaturesoftheHeart/CarleyShort/prweb12588868.htm
- The robust world of the great Druze poet
It is therefore both strange and sad that there were few ways in which English-language readers could access al-Qasimâ€™s work during his lifetime. The only two significant bodies of al-Qasimâ€™s poetry available in translation were, until now, Sadder than ...
- COVER STORY: Re-imagining the days of Ghalib and Mir - Magazine - DAWN.COM
â€˜Great Choke [chowk] at Delhiâ€™, Chandni Chowk in Delhi (watercolour) painted in 1814-1815 by Sita Ram, from â€˜Views by Seeta Ram from Delhi to Tughlikabad Vol. VIIâ€™ kept in the British Library, UK.
- Caesar Salad. And donâ€™t forget proper anchoviesâ€¦
Whether you love or hate Caesar Salad, itâ€™s popular enough â€“ and ruined often enough by restaurants â€“ to merit a slightly rude poem all about it. Bon appÃ©tit. But, for me, itâ€™s an excuse for sheer and bloody gluttony. Now, God help the commis chef ...
- Poets Respond To Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize In Literature
Much of poetry exists within the gift economy. And while today we arguably have more poets publishing and sharing their work than ever before, very few poets are able to support themselves financially with book sales and royalties. Prizes and awards ...
- â€˜Moonlightâ€™ DP James Laxton On The Emotional Effect Of CinemaScope And Capturing The Visual Poetry Of The Face
Moonlightâ€”or alternatively, In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue. Those are pretty richly evocative titles from which to begin your work. Yes. [Laughs] Itâ€™s a little daunting of course, but itâ€™s also incredibly inspiring, so the stakes are high.
- Frank Oceanâ€™s Boys Donâ€™t Cry zine includes a Kanye West poem about McDonaldâ€™s
The limited edition zine also features a poem by Frank entitled â€˜Boyfriendâ€™ and photography from Nabil. Frank Oceanâ€™s long-awaited new album and its accompanying magazine, Boys Donâ€™t Cry, were finally released last night. With the album exclusive ...
- Suspect in JonBenet Ramsey's murder arrested in child porn case
They said he uploaded at least 20 graphic images of children to a Google email address ... He revealed in a TV interview in 2002 that he wrote a poem entitled "Ode to JonBenet." The program, "48 Hours Investigates," reported that Oliva was a registered ...