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- Why PM Narendra Modi ended his speech with Walt Whitman in the US Congress - Economic Times (blog)
Economic Times (blog)Why PM Narendra Modi ended his speech with Walt Whitman in the US CongressEconomic Times (blog)First, as fashion dictates these days, the good news: there was more applause peppered throughout the address than there are laughs heard on a particularly funny episode of Big Bang Theory with Raj Koothrappali having some great lines. ... But there ...and more »
- LEXINGTON AT LARGE: OWLL Program, Cary Lecture Series
a series of various courses begun by the Friends of the Lexington Council on Aging with support from a Dana Home Foundation grant and Lexington Community Education. An OLL aspiring to OWLL, I registered for â€œPoetry: A Comical-Anecdotal History of the ...
- 5th annual writers conference, competition slated for March
â€œWe are encouraging people to come to the Friday night affair since itâ€™s free to the public ... groupâ€™s literary contest. At the opening reception, winners will be announced for competition entries in adult categories â€” poetry, fiction and ...
- Star Trek Turns 50: William Shatner Pays Tribute To Leonard Nimoy - Comicbook.com
Comicbook.comStar Trek Turns 50: William Shatner Pays Tribute To Leonard NimoyComicbook.comIn the latest episode of Larry King Now, the original Captain Kirk, William Shatner, opens up to Larry King about his friendship with his Star Trek co-star, Leonard Nimoy, and why they drifted apart before Nimoy recently passed away. In time for Star ...and more »
- A Shadow Text: Review of The Book of Things by Ilhan Berk â€” D. M. Spitzer
The reverse, where dark lines form letters, sentences ... Halman, the poet is identified as Turkish; Halman declares that those who delight in Turkish poetryâ€”already as slick a category as the the mud and slug mentioned in the publisherâ€™s description ...
- Lighthouse Christian Academy succeeds at 2016 Mid-Atlantic Student Convention
Lynee Swartzentruber was part of our first place PACE Bowl team, placed first in Poetry Wring, first in Short Story Wring, was part of our fourth place 400 meter Relay Team, placed fourth in Traditional Instinctive Archery, was in the fourth place One Act ...
- American Life in Poetry: June 4
Introduction by Ted Kooser, U.S. Poet Laureate, 2004-06 Faced by a loss, and perhaps by a loss of words, many of us find something to do with our hands. Hereâ€™s a poem about just that by Arden Levine, published in 2015 in an issue of Agni Magazine.
- Canadian author WP Kinsella dead at 81
Kinsella wrote nearly 30 books of fiction, non-fiction and poetry, according to his agency, and his final work of fiction Russian Dolls is slated for publication in 2017. Throughout his literary career, Kinsella received a number of awards, including the ...
- This autistic boy's poem will surprise you - Petoskey News-Review
Petoskey News-ReviewThis autistic boy's poem will surprise youPetoskey News-Review"At first, we felt sad and hurt that he feels isolated, alone, misunderstood and odd at school," Benjamin's father said. "As the poem went on, we realized that he understands that he's odd and that so is everyone else in their own way, which is what ...and more »
- Teens and the arts a natural fit at Queens Library
One presentation, blackout poetry (Poppenhusen), combines fine, creative and performing arts. Malanuk said it is not as well known to the general public as it is to teens and teen librarians. â€œItâ€™s one of a teen librarianâ€™s secrets,â€ she said.
- 15 Instagram Love Poems We Wish Our Man Would Write For Us
This guy's perspective on love is ON POINT. Us ladies love to read relatable romantic poems that give us butterflies and something to aspire for in our own relationships. They give us those *good feels* â€” you know the ones I'm talking about. Those poems ...
- Poetry night at Twinkietown
When I'm not being an idiot in various comment sections and gamethreads around this site, I'm probably writing either fiction or poetry. Be it silly poetry or serious and dark lyrical poetry, writing it is something of my first love. I wondered recently if ...
- Whatâ€™s on where around Luton: listings, July 6 edition
Luton Irish Forum holds a weekly Tuesday and Wednesday Club from 11am ... Merryn is a poet and critic who formerly edited The Interpreterâ€™s House and ran the Bedford Open Poetry Competition. She has published four collections of poetry, the most recent ...
- There Is No Free Breakfast
When I joined the gym, I was given two free personal training sessions to help â€œjump-startâ€ my fitness routine. Almost every gym Iâ€™ve joined came with such a pass, but I never used them, because I used to coach cross country track, for goodnessâ€™ sake.
- Five things to do in downtown Shreveport - Shreveport Times
Shreveport TimesFive things to do in downtown ShreveportShreveport TimesDo a comedy routine, sing, share some poetry; the mic will be yours and the spotlight will be, too. WHEN: 7 p.m. ... The American Idol winner and the multi-Grammy winner co-headline a live show that has been called nothing short of 'spectacular.' Revel ...