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- Kalamazoo Valley Community College Visiting Writers Series Presents Jim Daniels on March 29-30
He will read from his work from 10 to 10:45 a.m. both days and his craft talks will run from 2:15 to 3 p.m. Daniels has taught creative writing at Carnegie Mellon since 1981. Poetry, fiction, and screenwriting are his primary research and teaching interests.
- CBB Giveaway: The Fulfillment of All Desire
This week Emmaus Road Publishing is sponsoring the giveaway. One lucky winner will receive one copy of The Fulfillment of All Desire by Ralph Martin (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me!
- ASU alum starts Healing Through Poetry project in Nepal
After a disastrous earthquake struck Nepal in April 2015, an ASU alum used his love for poetry to bring help and restoration to his home nation. Samyak Shertok, an ASU alumnus and Nepal native, used an experience that he had with an ASU group to help his ...
- Top Hat & Tails, poem by Mark Andrew Heathcote (ME, IN A HAT Poetry and Prose Series)
This accomplishment, of their love, shone through. To me who had more than just a few doubts I slept right through it all and then came schoolâ€¦ The very next day Hat on, they recounts My hat had won the show, yes, this was, cool. â€œOddest-thing-isâ€ I ...
- John A'Hern Poems
I have always liked reading poetry on sites such as PoemHunter, I first started to write Poetry/Prose two years ago. My own judgement of a poem is, take me there, always reading the poem aloud. Always striving to find help and advice on the structure of ...
- LAHS junior publishes book of poetry
After being inspired by the poetry she discovered online, Los Altos High School junior Jia Seow published a book of her own poetry earlier this year. The book, titled â€œreturn,â€ covers topics such as nostalgia, unrequited love, regrets and moving on.
- Poetry evenings kick off on Friday
Poetry is returning to the Brac in the form of monthly poetry nights at the public library. A new series is scheduled to take place the last Friday of each month at 7 p.m. The first session is Friday, Jan. 27. â€œSince 2014 itâ€™s had its stops and starts ...
- Tough love
What would you do if someone you really cared about and respected told you you were wasting your time? I recently got some tough love on my poetry skills. I was told my poems are really bad. That I'm wasting my time writing them over writing other things.
- New Poetry Collection by Julie Hyndman is Released
A collection of life's moments of loss and love, "Pushing Shadows: Selected Poems" (published by Balboa Press AU) is Julie Hyndman's debut collection of poetry. Using imagery to stir emotions and recreating her thoughts and experiences, the poems are ...
- We Tried Daybreaker: Could the Key to Mornings Be a Dance Party?
I trekked through the dark streets of New York City with my pink yoga mat slung ... with a motivational quote and a "mission of mischief": Write a poem on love or friendship, and tape it to a park bench for someone to find #daybreaker I felt inspired ...
- Celebrating Valentine's Day
LOGAN â€” Flowers, candy, balloons, poems, cards and kissy face shenanigans â€” it ... Red roses represent love and passion. Yellow roses represent friendship, joy and happiness. White roses symbolize young love, purity and innocence.
- ARTS: Tulsa native Joy Harjo wins Lilly Poetry Prize
Tulsa native Joy Harjo is the 2017 recipient of the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, one of the most prestigious awards. Coincidentally, the announcement that Harjo will receive the $100,000 prize, which honors a living American poet for outstanding lifetime ...
- Poetry Barn event at Woodstock Library on Sept. 16
WHERE: Four members from Brooklynâ€™s Verbal Supply Company â€” Paul Boocock, Charles Bowe, Maria Gabriele and Andrea Hines â€” will treat audience members to 45 minutes of literary bliss. Founded in 2012, Verbal Supply Company is â€œan audible writers ...
- Sidewalk Poetry Contest Nominations Sought
Residents of Cambridge of any age are invited to submit one poem of their own work to the 2017 Sidewalk Poetry Contest. Submissions will be accepted February 15 â€“ March 15, 2017. The deadline for submissions is 11:59pm on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
- Isolde in Flight, poem by Joanie HF Zosike (ME, IN A HAT Poetry and Prose Series)
PHOTO: The author, as Isolde Sigrunde, prepares to sing octaves and take flight (October 31, 2016, Theater for the New City). NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I love hats, all sorts of hats, and I have many. Even a red hat, mind you. But my favorite is the one ...