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- Story: A Poem by Carmit Kordov
Here I am: child, girl, woman. I am the storyteller ... Kordov Words and Pictures (https://www.facebook.com/carmitkordovwordsandpictures/) for more poetry, photography, writing and cultural content that veers towards Magic Realism.
- Poets Do Thanksgiving
until I just canâ€™t stand it another second. I am not at one with nature. Never was. Some of the people can be fooled all of the time, even when you yawn right in their faces. Guests, or ghosts, have taken over the house, lounging in the living room ...
- Michael Jackson's Son Wrote an Incredibly Moving Poem About His Father's Real Legacy
To pay tribute to his father, "Prince" Michael Jackson Jr., Michael's 19-year-old son, wrote a sweet poem to show the hidden side of the public figure. "Today we celebrate the birthday of a legend, but don't forget to celebrate the Man," he wrote on Twitter.
- How Investors Are Turning Cash-Strapped College Students into 'Human Capital' - AlterNet
AlterNetHow Investors Are Turning Cash-Strapped College Students into 'Human Capital'AlterNet... told American Banker. â€œBut every [course of study] is fundable. To cite an oft-underestimated course of study, poetry graduates don't starve. They aren't all professional poets, ... is more quantifiably valuable than other kinds of knowledge ...
- The Poetry of the Paragraph: Some Notes
I want to talk about paragraphs, the shapes paragraphs take in the fiction of some writers I admire, but I probably have to talk first (at least a little) about individual sentences and what goes on in them when a writer is fully awake to their creation.
- Jean Valentine wins Yaleâ€™s 2017 Bollingen Prize for Poetry, 50th poet to be honored
â€œYale is my lucky place,â€ she said. In 1965, Valentineâ€™s first book, â€œDream Barker and Other Poems,â€was awarded the Yale Series of Younger Poets Award. â€œI hadnâ€™t had a thing published, and Iâ€™d been writing as much as I could,â€ she said of ...
- 'Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?' review: James Franco TV flick all over the place - Newsday
'Mother, May I Sleep With Danger?' review: James Franco TV flick all over the placeNewsday... â€œGeneral Hospitalâ€ flyby), the peripatetic actor-filmmaker can be found satirizing pop culture online (his AOL mashup series â€œMaking a Sceneâ€; who could forget â€œSeinfeld M.D.â€?), publishing poetry (â€œDirecting Herbert Whiteâ€), or going back to ...and more »
- Sandburg's poetry focus of program at Bishop Hill
Sandburg launched his poetic career with the publication of his powerful collection, â€œChicago Poems,â€ in 1916. It was a tradition-shattering book, written in free verse and focused substantially on city life. It revealed the poetâ€™s empathetic ...
- Watch: When Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella quoted Mirza Ghalib - The Indian Express
ScoopWhoopWatch: When Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella quoted Mirza GhalibThe Indian ExpressMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella, widely known for his computing skills across the globe, on Monday showcased his love for poetry in front of the Indian audience in the national capital. Speaking at the Microsoft India programme 'Tech for Good, Ideas for ...Microsoft Chief Satya Nadella Quotes Mirza Ghalib's Poetry During Delhi TripScoopWhoopMicrosoft CEO Nadella evokes Mirza Ghalib at Delhi eventTimes of IndiaSatya Nadella visits India: 10 things to know about the Microsoft CEOindiatvnews.comBusiness Standardall 66 news articles »
- John Cooper Clarke: â€˜Impotent rage is my default setting. Specifically when it comes to politicsâ€™
I went to what can only be described as a slum school in Salford â€“ rough and full of trainee punks â€“ but I was very lucky in that I had one inspiring teacher, John Malone, who gave the whole class an interest in romantic poetry. Somehow he created a ...
- Off the Stacks at Wilton Library - Thehour.com
The Wilton BulletinOff the Stacks at Wilton LibraryThehour.comA finalist for The Disney Fellowship, GiGi began her career as an assistant on Everybody Loves Raymond and moved on to writing for the award-winning Nickelodeon family series The Brothers Garcia. No charge. Registration suggested. Register online or ...Wilton Bulletin BoardThe Wilton Bulletinall 3 news articles »
- 2016 Stephen Spender prize for poetry in translation â€“ the winners
Graham Sellsâ€™ account of Giorgio Caproniâ€™s poem of death and lost love, â€˜Dawnâ€™, was memorable for its tangible recreation of a wintry setting where objects and sensations seem at once to freeze and melt. Third prize went to Mark McGuinnessâ€™s ...
- Free Angela Davis and all Black Women: A Harlem Prose Poem
Youâ€™ve got to pass the local police station to get to the theater. Inscribed on the official vehicles there, you read C.P.R. No, not cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Courtesy, Professionalism, Respect. Ironic, since the film Iâ€™m heading to is all about ...
- Bestselling author Katie Fforde: My six best books
Poems are great stories and I love the music in the words ... The characterisation is fantastic, itâ€™s desperately romantic and quite gory. When historical novels are good they sweep you away. Diana gave me a copy so itâ€™s also a memory of a lovely ...
- Urdu poetry has done wonders to calm hearts in Kashmir: CJI Thakur
Jammu: Urdu poetry has done wonders to calm the hearts of people, especially in Jammu and Kashmir, which has seen so much violence and bloodshed, Chief Justice of India Justice TS Thakur has said. "Urdu is a beautiful language. It warms the hearts of even ...