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- Can We Tell Which Poem Was Written for You?
Many of us have attachments to certain poems that seem to speak to us in a deeply personal way. Have you ever wondered which great poem could have been written about you? Find out by answering some simple questions! What sort of poet would you be?
- Writing African American college students letters about poetry and ideas
Every summer for years now, I exchanged series of letters or emails with the incoming college students enrolled in two of my fall courses. One of the courses is comprised of first-year collegiate black men, and another course is comprised of first-year ...
- What Everyone Should Know About Friendship Poems
Poems have been written about nearly every topic under the sun, and next to love and death, friendship poems are among the most commonly read, written, and shared in the world. Unfortunately, a beautiful poem written in friendship can often result in a ...
- Introducing the Tazugane Gothic Typeface: The First Original Japanese Typeface in Monotypes History
The crane appears frequently in the Manâ€™yoshu, Japanâ€™s most ancient collection of poetry, where it is called tazugane. The typeface is named Tazugane Gothic in honor of the longevity of the crane, with the goal that it will be used for many years to come.
- Notable San Francisco: 9/20â€“9/26
Friday 9/22: The Poetry Center presents The New Talkies ... $18, 12 p.m., Center for New Music. Dirty Old Women presents erotica from Kristin McCloy and j monk. Free, 9:30 p.m., Octopus Literary Salon. If you have a Bay Area event listing youâ€™d like ...
- The poetry of Deshae Lott
By age 17 she could longer walk and by 31 she could no longer breathe on her own. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: http://www.shreveporttimes.com/videos/life/2017/10/04/-poetry-deshae-lott/106290018/
- Death For The Sake Of Death To All A Friend - Poem by Is It Poetry
Twice around the world when once sufficed, And but not for desire to die in fire. For simple mind's death runs the race, the race That seeks them out. Volcanoes that spew snow across the land, The barren land where's not a rose. Where the pain of two is ...
- A Joint Address to Change Hearts and Minds Through Poetry
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- Ruby Powell Shares POEMS FROM THE HEART
Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Ruby Powell's passionately crafted work portrays the beauty of life and self-worth. This book is a beautiful collection of poetry that touches the heart and soul of the reader and makes them think.
- With 'Love Jones,' black love took center stage: An oral history
Witcher, writer-director: There was this one [poetry] club in Chicago that we all used to go to ... Itâ€™s not always about the life and death of â€œYouâ€™ve got to do this or weâ€™re not going to make it.â€ Itâ€™s a lot more nuanced than that.
- Xulon Press Announces Godâ€™s Sweet Pickles and Promises Sowing Seeds of Love through Poems and Scripture
Dot Chadwickâ€™s new book, GODâ€™S SWEET PICKLES AND PROMISES ($20.99, paperback, 9781498482011; e-book, $9.99, 9781498482028) encourages readers to seek truth for themselves, and to understand and live within Godâ€™s awesome love and promises. Readers ...
- POEM: 'The clouds drift past the moon'
The threads of life, knit together in a beautiful display of all ... RUTH MURDOCK lives in Ottawa. TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a short paragraph about yourself and why you wrote ...
- Authors to share works with children
As she heard the childrenâ€™s stories, she realized there was a growing ... Jeffery Weatherford, who is now making his own name as a spoken word poet, said his love of poetry grew from his motherâ€™s influence but became a form of self-expression in ...
- Annual women's poetry slam set for May 11
The annual women's poetry slam at Central Washington University is at 6 ... The event will culminate in a dance party. The event is free and open to the public.
- Signpost of success: Publishing in Nova Scotia
Having oneâ€™s writing published or being the publisher of oneâ€™s writing in Nova Scotia (a romantic setting to some writers), the windswept coast, inspirational ocean for gazing and walking, reviewing plot lines, feeling a poem dropping or scheming how ...