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- Why itâ€™s worth putting up with your kids
No matter how much your kids may drive you up the wall, there is always at least one good reason why you should put up with all the drama until theyâ€™re grown up. Hereâ€™s why, in verse, from the upcoming rude volume of poetry, â€œMischieverse ...
- New book uncovers structures of Chinese prose poetry
Although the restrictions on poetry in China are often implicit, cultural and economic, Admussen says they are more intense than in some other parts of the world. Chinese poets, for example, cannot publish work that openly criticizes the Communist party ...
- ASU-based zine packs a poetry punch in a tiny package
In fact, she prefers it. "It doesn't mean I don't still value some of the longer poems by the Romantic poets," she said. "Things that are powerful â€” that get people's attention â€” are tweets and Facebook posts and really good headlines on popular websites.
- Women in Horror Month Interview â€“ Charlee Jacob
It will be published by Necro Publication by the end of August. And Iâ€™m working on a new poetry collection, which will be published when I get it to finish. And since some months ago my collection â€˜Dread in the Beastâ€™ was published the Italian ...
- 4-year-old Russian girl speaks and reads 7 languages
Her Spanish song sounded like it was just memorized phonetically, and her French poem she skipped a repeated line ... but has no idea where one word ends and the other begins, so it sounds funny. (Also it sounds funny because I mostly sing old partisan ...
- Fanwood Poetry Series Features Free Readings
The Carriage House Poetry Series is currently in its eighteenth year at the Kuran Arts Center, an historic Gothic Revival structure that was once a 19th century carriage house, hence the name of the series. The Sept. 20th reading is free and open to the ...
- Where can you find a vending machine for chilli crab sauce, poetry books, neck pillows?
Prices start from S$4.80. BOOKS. Poetry books, collections of short stories and graphic novels authored by Singapore writers, as well as CDs and DVDs of works from Singaporeans are available at three machines curated by the independent bookstore BooksActually.
- Juneteenth a day of community celebration - The San Diego Union-Tribune
The San Diego Union-TribuneJuneteenth a day of community celebrationThe San Diego Union-TribuneJuneteenth, the combination of the words June and 19th, marks the end of American slavery and is observed by African-American communities throughout the country with gatherings to celebrate and educate. On June 19, 1865, federal troops told slaves in ...Juneteenth celebration remembers fight for freedomCorpus Christi Caller-Timesall 96 news articles »
- Canadians headline Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Nevada
Celebration of cowboy culture draws thousands to hear prose, music and tales from the West Alberta singer-songwriter Ian Tyson shows no signs of slowing down. At 83, the Member of the Order of Canada still tours, belting out some of the best known Western ...
- The Rumpus Interview with Dawn Lundy Martin
Neil de la Flor, a friend and fellow poet and one of RQâ€™s founders, generously solicited my input on writers we should invite to come. In a response that preceded conscious thought, the first name to leap from my tongueâ€”instinctively, reflexivelyâ€”was ...
- About a quiet life of a burgeoning poet.
Where the former is a rock â€˜n roll documentary about The Stooges, the latter is a compassionate and sublime film about the life of a quietly brilliant poet ... lunch breaks comes up with new, beautiful poems each day in his notebook.
- â€˜Coming backâ€™ â€“ a poem scribbled on a church wall in Homs
The unknown writer, inspired by a famous Syrian poem by Nizar Kabani, marked the wall with the ... Open Doors International A Syrian Christian now living in the UK is helping to bring more hope for the future to his native land. Rami (who canâ€™t use ...
- Hillary Clinton Wishes Bill a 'Happy Birthday' With Sweet Throwback Wedding Photo
In the vintage shot, a curly-haired Hillary, then 28, looked adorably down at her new husband, then 29, while wearing a high-collared white floor length gown by Jessica McClintock with peasant sleeves. The future POTUS looked dapper in a dark suit and red tie.
- Hire a Poet for Your Wedding
Silvi, who owns The Poetry Store, writes poetry on demand. You can even hire her for your wedding. This couple did. I interviewed Silvi, who lives in California, about The Poetry Store Wedding Booth. Perhaps it will inspire you to nix the photo booth ...
- Poetry & Prose by Mark Cayou
We recently did a cross-promotional post with a couple of sites, one was a writing site called TheProse.com, and the other was a publishing site called ... to the two drops family with some excellent poetry and prose.