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- 11 Books Of Poetry For Black Girls By Black And Brown Authors
Being a black girl that loves poetry has always been a challenge for me. Most of the books of poetry that I read as a young girl growing up were written by white authors. Don't get me wrong, I absolutely enjoyed them, but I never really felt connected to ...
- In Times of Division, Finding Refugeâ€”and Fighting Backâ€”Through Art
Shireâ€™s poems, which largely revolve around the experience of being ... Some of us are ethnic mixes, e.g. Ghanaian and Canadian, Nigerian and Swiss; others merely cultural mutts: American accent, European affect, African ethos. Most of us are ...
- Two poets slated to appear Sept. 16 at library
Her poems and Italian translations have appeared in several journals and in the anthologies â€œThe Best of the Raintown Review,â€ â€œThe Great American Wise Ass Poetry Anthologyâ€ and â€œPoems for a Liminal Age.â€ Sloan has been a finalist in the Howard ...
- Two Poets Walk Into a Bookstore
Millayâ€™s publisher had requested an ad with the headline â€œImmortal Poetry,â€ but a typesetterâ€™s error rendered it â€œImmoral Poetryâ€ instead. â€œI regret to say that I think the error was to their advantage,â€ The Timesâ€™s publisher, Adolph S.
- 10 Poignant Verses That Beautifully Capture The Romantic Language That Punjabi Is
Poetry is the language of the world. Anyone who has read any poetry at all already knows that a poem has the power to make you admire the beauty of life, be it love, nature or even sorrow. A poem leaves you with emotions that linger with you long after the ...
- Marks Of Woe - Poem by Santosh Bakaya
Unbeknownst, that the revellery would soon be bedeviled. Into the dark, drizzly night, came a monster, unannounced. Brutality rang with a loud bang; celebrations were trounced. The refrain of hate, now held sway.
- Writers encouraged to enter 19th annual poetry competition
This contest is open to all area poets, regardless of county of residence. The deadline for poetry submissions is Feb. 11, 2017. Entries must include cover sheets with the poetâ€™s name, contact information, and the title and first line of their poem(s ...
- An Evening With The Heteronormative To Homoextraordinary Genius Of Brenda Patterson
The event description seem to just be a smattering of artistic buzzwords interspaced between the names and works of Romantic composers and poetsâ€”for all I knew, of course. Entering Sulz Parlour didnâ€™t help to orient me in any way, unfortunately ...
- The Somme, 1916 - The Weekly Standard (blog)
The Somme, 1916The Weekly Standard (blog)Or so it seemed to Tolkien and to his Oxford friend, C. S. Lewis, also a war veteran. ... Hundreds of antiwar novels, memoirs, and works of poetry were published in the 1920s and 1930s, helping to create an image of war as inherently futile and irrational.and more »
- Help With Posts
How do I create blog posts for different kinds of pages? For example, on my blog I have a page titled Lost In Words that I would like to post poetry under. Is this possible? The blog I need help with is thebookofsarablog.wordpress.com.
- The Fairy Kingâ€™s advice on Trees. A poem from Early Ireland
In the poem, IubhdÃ¡n, the king of the fairies, advises the ruler of Ulster, Fergus mac LÃ©ide, on the special qualities of trees and which ones can be burned in the household fire. But spare the limber tree; burn not the slender hazel. Dark is the colour ...
- Poems of Anxiety and Uncertainty
When major parts of our lives seem to change in a flash, we are reminded that poetry can help us to cope with new realities and assess the unknowns ahead. When we are stepping out into uncharted terrain, alone or together, poetry can capture our emotions.
- 'We have a right to breathe!' Children take heartfelt messages and poems to Delhi Chief Minister urging him to clean up their polluted city
Children took their heartfelt please for Delhi to be made cleaner direct to the capital's Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal yesterday. Some 16 pupils from government and private schools went to meet him on what was Children's Day, accompanied by people ...
- CBFC wants 11 cuts in â€˜Anaarkali of Aarahâ€™: producer
â€œThey have also asked to remove the word â€˜Arjunâ€™, which comes in a shayari (poetry). They think it will hurt ... It is unfortunate and sad as it is killing the creativity,â€ he says. After the cuts, the film is expected to get an â€˜Aâ€™ certificate.
- Book Review: The Bearded Chameleon by Chris Mooney-Singh
Otherwise, this is poetry that could have been written by an Indian with all ... In a highly skillful manner, he returns again and again, poem after poem, during the first section of the book to a time of death and tragedy and loss of a life partner ...