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- My Name is Leon wins Irish Novel of the Year Award
Sometimes this book seems to be a song, at other times a prose poem, and at all times a unique achievement.
- Before Homosexuals
Please wait while showtimes for "Before Homosexuals" are being retrieved. Filmmaker John Scagliotti offers a tour of erotic history, poetry, and visual art in this point-of-view documentary detailing same-sex desire from ancient times to present day.
- Author Marian Shares Life Journey in New Poetry Collection
â€˜The Nightingale Treeâ€™ presents message of hope spanning more than 35 years (PRWeb April 08, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/Marian/TheNightingaleTree/prweb12641978.htm
- Haiku-Art Exhibit to Capture the Moments of Your Life
Digregorio believes that people who donâ€™t normally read poetry are drawn to it when they read haiku combined ... we realize that others feel and experience life as we do. They can be written about anything, are insightful, and often help us through ...
- Venezuelan Communist, Ex-Guerrilla and Poet Dies at 100
About the same time, Luzardo started to work as a journalist for various local newspapers, while writing poems in her free timeâ€”and even ... Nicolas Maduro and other public figures after her death was announced. â€œOlga Luzardo, heroine of the working ...
- â€˜Voyage of the Sable Venusâ€™ poet talks about award-winning collection
Get a jump on poetry month in April by hearing Robin Coste Lewis give ... Robin Coste Lewis (Courtesy Penguin Random House) â€œVoyage of the Sable Venusâ€ is a meditation on the black female figure. The title comes from an 18th-century slave trade ...
- Children's book award winners offer impressive variety
Poems for All Seasons,â€ are dazzling. Impeccably researched, â€œGiant Squid,â€ by Candace Fleming with illustrations by Eric Rohmann tells the story of the huge, deep-sea creature with eyes the size of soccer balls. Children will be awestruck.
- Major Jackson Wins Second Vermont Book Award
Jackson, a South Burlington resident, thanked his family and acknowledged the work of his fellow nominees and finalists. He discussed how writing and poetry has become an important voice in todayâ€™s society, especially in light of recent political rhetoric.
- How can Shakespeareâ€™s â€˜Shall I compare thee to a summerâ€™s day?â€™ be a love poem in blazing India?
Thereâ€™s this silly annoyance I feel every time I read an email that ends with â€œWarmlyâ€ or â€œWarm wishesâ€. Having chosen to live in a non-air-conditioned environment at home, the wishes, well-intentioned as they are, raise the temperature by a few ...
- Kazim Ali Interviewed at Divedapper
How do you maintain the discipline and the organization to balance editing and teaching and writing essays, poems, and novels? Itâ€™s funny to hear you say two words that I donâ€™t apply to myself: discipline and organization. I mean, Iâ€™m a mess.
- The Good, the True, the Beautiful and Chuck Klosterman - New York Times
New York TimesThe Good, the True, the Beautiful and Chuck KlostermanNew York TimesKlosterman has written widely on pop culture, publishing both essay collections (â€œSex, Drugs and Cocoa Puffsâ€) and novels (â€œThe Visible Manâ€). He also did a stint as the Ethicist in The New York Times Magazine. In his new book he takes on an ambitious ...
- Mel Rothenburger: Writer Richard Wagamese was reaching for his potential
Removed from his family, he was put in foster care and by his teens he was using drugs and alcohol ... He wrote 15 books â€” fiction and poetry. And he won awards. The Native American Press Association Award, the National Aboriginal Communications Society ...
- This Arab airline's 'electronics ban' poem competition is seriously epic
Royal Jordanianâ€˜s fight against the â€œelectronics banâ€ is still going strong â€“ with its most recent campaign being a poem â€“ offering passengers an additional 5 kgs when flying to North America. After receiving an outpouring of support online ...
- Tolkien book inspired by authorâ€™s romance
The story of the romantic protagonists, who are mentioned in the â€œLord of the Ringsâ€ trilogy, grew deeper and richer over the years as Tolkien returned to their tale in both poetry and prose. The new book attempts to distill the story of their ...
- Get Inspired by An Afternoon of Poetry at the Altadena Main Library
The poets, and the 160 poems in the book are multi-culturally diverse and represent a broad variety of styles: traditional, unrhymed, short, long, humorous, poignant, political, inspirational, experimental, and, â€œeverything in between.â€ Library ...