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- Melanie Cheng wins the writing award that launches brilliant careers - The Sydney Morning Herald
The Sydney Morning HeraldMelanie Cheng wins the writing award that launches brilliant careersThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe award, whose inaugural winner in 2003 was Carrie Tiffany, has a remarkable record of identifying writing talent, and if past form is anything to go by, Cheng has a bright publishing future. The judges ... Graeme Simsion's winning manuscript from ...and more »
- New Poetry Collection, INSPIRATIONAL & MOTIVATIONAL POETRY is Released
The clarity of Antoinette (Hall) Hamilton's great faith in God helps her find a strong inspirational voice in her poetry. She is the author of "Inspirational and Motivational Poetry," a new poetry collection predicated on her wish to help people out of the ...
- A&E Brief June 15, 2016 - Sequim Gazette
A&E Brief June 15, 2016Sequim GazetteThe Stardust Big Band will be hosting a special 80th birthday party for former director Sanford Feibus at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at the James Center for the Performing Arts in Sequim. The event is a potluck and chairs and picnic blankets are suggested.
- 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.
- A Q&A with bLAck pARty
The image on the cover of bLAck pARty's EP "Mango" shows its creator â€” Malik ... My dad actually wrote "Best View." He's written poetry my whole life, and he was taking a songwriting class at that time. A few days before I was leaving for L.A., he ...
- Primary pupils enjoy poetry
Overall winners were Daniel Naughton and Willow Horrocks, who each received a book of poetry and a certificate. School deputy headteacher Emma Dunn said: â€œAs always, the competition was a huge success and all of the children thoroughly enjoyed the event.
- Poetry Society Meets Saturday
The North Carolina Poetry Society will hold its winter meeting Saturday ... There will be an open mic and announcement of the winner of the 2016-17 Lena Shull Book Award Registration begins at 9:15 a.m. at which time a box lunch may be ordered.
- On the Edge by Alexandra Carr-Malcolm (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
AUTHORâ€™S PHOTO CAPTION: Me, at 17 (Chesterfield, UK, 1982). NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: My parents divorced when I was young. I lived with my father until he decided to remarry. As both parents had remarried there was no longer a place for me in either ...
- â€˜Words are my Valentineâ€™
Her book â€˜Windowsâ€™, published by Black Prune Press, a Melbourne based publication run by Valerie Poole has a series of fascinating poems. â€œIt is a chapbook (a chapbook is a small collection of poetry, generally no more than 40 pages, that often ...
- Viggo Mortensen shows off his wild side as an off-the-grid family man
It produces art books, poetry collections and albums ... Ariadna Gil (â€œPanâ€™s Labyrinthâ€), though he comes back to the States a lot to visit his family. Because of all his travels, a laptop has become essential for Mortensen, who says he didn ...
- Langston Hughes: Poet Laureate of the Black Race
Langston Hughes, best known as a leader of the Harlem Renaissance, is consider one of the most significant African American writers of the 20th century. Hughes wrote prolifically and published ten volumes of poetry, more than sixty short stories ...
- MY FAVOURITE POETRY by ZoÃ« Marriott
The intended title for todayâ€™s post was actually supposed to be â€˜My Favourite Poemâ€™, but asking me to pick out a single piece of poetry and plant a flag in it seems unbearably cruel. In fact, itâ€™s a bit like asking me to pick a favourite book.
- Starkville teen to represent state in poetry contest
Joy Carino places first in the Poetry Out Loud competition. Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
- Eva Bradley: Books have sad last chapter - New Zealand Herald
Eva Bradley: Books have sad last chapterNew Zealand HeraldAlthough I've turned out many books from my home in recent years, I have a set of dog-eared favourites (poetry books from English 101, my complete set of Marian Keyes chick-lit) that I pick up fondly now and again and look upon as old friends. While ...
- The Wedding: A Civil Re-Union
Following the wedding, there will be an AfroDixieRemixes listening reception at a jazz club in Oakland featuring 13 black music versions of the song "Dixie," with response poetry hosted by the Oakland Poetry Slam. A week before the wedding ceremony ...