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- The question over Rajini sir's identity as a Tamil is an unfair one - Times of India
Times of IndiaThe question over Rajini sir's identity as a Tamil is an unfair oneTimes of IndiaLater, I sent him a poem that I'd written for my mom for her birthday, and he praised it as one of the best poems written by a son to his mother. From then on, I started taking poetry writing seriously. I wrote a compilation of poems titled Vaa Kadavul ...
- Solange Knowles Announces â€˜A Seat at the Tableâ€™ & Shares Accompanying Digital Poetry and Photo Book
Itâ€™s been years since weâ€™ve heard our boss ladyâ€™s voice glide effortlessly over a track from her 2012 True LP. Thankfully, those days are over as Solange Knowles returns with her highly anticipated album, A Seat at the Table. Described as â€œa ...
- Richmond's Theatrevolt promises fun 'Midsummer Night's Dream'
Denofrio, who serves as the poet in residence for the Raue Center for the Arts in Crystal Lake and hosts regular poetry nights ... â€œOn top of that, itâ€™s just really funny.â€ WHERE: Memorial Hall Civic Theater, 10308 W. Main St., Richmond COST ...
- This Northeast Indian womanâ€™s poem reciting just â€˜five rulesâ€™ is a perfect response to racism and sexism!
Rather the poem ends on a note of harmony and love. In the poem, Vinatoli says, â€œIf I wear red cherry blossom lipstick and smile at you, do not take it otherwise. Trust me, itâ€™s just courtesy, not curiosity.â€. The poem takes a honest dig at the ...
- 10 Family-Unfriendly Facts From The Life Of Dr. Seuss
Behind the poems and the pictures, Theodor Geisel, the real Dr. Seuss, was an adult man, with adult thoughts and adult experiences. He created subversive things, was sure he would be remembered as a risque comedian, and lived a life that could never be ...
- Read-In recites history
Students, staff and faculty gathered to celebrate black poetry and explore controversial issues in Brookhaven Collegeâ€™s annual African-American Read-In Feb. 14 in the Performance Hall. This yearâ€™s theme was â€œPoetry and Prose That Speak to the Times.â€
- Contrasting portraits presented of woman in gender bias case
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) â€” Lawyers in a high-profile gender bias lawsuit against a Silicon Valley firm argued Tuesday that the woman behind the case was either an accomplished junior partner who was passed over for a promotion because of discrimination or a failure who sued to get a big payout as she was being shown the door.
- Twin Poets to read at Browseabout Books in Rehoboth June 11
Delawareâ€™s new Poets Laureate, twin poets Nnamdi Chukwuocha and Al Mills, will read from their work at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 14, at Browseabout Books in Rehoboth. The Twin Poets have authored several poetry books and have been included in many anthologies.
- Beth Ann Fennelley: Why Poetry is Important
Mary Anna Malich, who lives in Chicago, and her daughter, Beth Ann Fennelley, a resident of Oxford, Miss., had recently driven into Jackson from Memphis. Then Malich sat on a cushioned seat in the state capitol's rotunda as her daughter delivered her very ...
- Krakatoa Sunsets: Impact on a Poet Thousands of Miles Away from the 1883 Eruption
The article, published in January 1884, was a masterpiece of reportage, a heightened prose poem that mixed rhapsodic literary experimentation with a high degree of meteorological rigour: Above the green in turn appeared a red glow, broader and burlier in ...
- Stream Solange Knowlesâ€™ â€˜A Seat At The Tableâ€™
We all know that the truth isnâ€™t always comfortable, and with A Seat At The Table, Solange highlights both the troubling conversations that come along with being a Black woman in the ... accompanying lyrics, poetry and visuals.
- Birthday Poems - Poems For Birthday - Wish You Merry Christmas
Happy birthday to you, dear Jesus. Today we celebrate for a cause. We give you the birthday applause. - Everytime we pray for ourselves. Today we pray for the needy and poor. They always will be our near and dear. - You took our pain and heal us.
- Kwame Alexander: Poetry is the Answer
Poet, educator, and Newbery Medal-winner Kwame Alexander wasn ... to deliver at the Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits in Atlanta. So he called up a librarian friend for advice. â€œHe said, â€˜One, we need you more than ever. Two, what would Martin Luther ...
- This Is Us' Eight Moments to Make You Ugly Cry: It's the Death You've Been Waiting For
Maybe a day or so at best. â€¦ His organs are shutting down rapidly.â€ We were devastated. A close-to-death William then handed Randall a book of poems entitled â€œPoems for My Son,â€ which he was writing in during an earlier episodeâ€™s flashback.
- Alondra Lyn Swink Pens 'Darkness Receding'
""It gets better, so never give up," said author Alondra Lyn Swink. Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Alondra Lyn Swink's telling compilation of poems is a first-hand-account to the power of acceptance and fate. In a world where so many ...