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- Marymount Poet Holly Karapetkova To Read Feb. 27 At Kramerbooks
at Kramerbooks in Washington, D.C. The book won the 2016 Vern Rutsala Poetry Prize from Cloudbank Books. This is the first year the prize, named after a beloved Oregon poet who died in 2014, has been awarded. Towline will formally launch with a reception ...
- Satisfying stories & poems of love, resilience and hope
Tattooed Face: A Collection of Poems, Jordan Dean, Createspace, 2016, 81pp, ISBN: 978-1537265858. Downloadable free of charge from http://asopa.typepad.com Follow the Rainbow: Selected Poems, Jordan Dean, Createspace, 2016, 54pp, ISBN: 978-1537267302.
- Clifton library, book store invite poets to celebrate
CLIFTON â€” Poets are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month at a City library and bookstore.April is National Poetry Month, which celebrates American poets and the verse art form. The month is...
- A Poem For An Overworked Faculty Member â€“ An Ode To The Photocopier
Are we using photocopied exercises to keep the children busy? Is there other learning that would be more fruitful? You could read the poem to children and see whether it resonates.
- â€œI hate poemsâ€: introducing poetry
Of course that isnâ€™t true. But it would be equally untrue if I were to say I love poetry. Such preamble out of the way, I always ask my pupils this simple question before studying poetry with them for the first time: What is poetry? Donâ€™t read ahead yet.
- Romantic LIED
Which is a shame, because Schuster is an instinctive artist and the interpretations themselves are wonderful. As a native speaker, her way with the German is totally natural and she inhabits the poetry completely.â€ --Gramophone Magazine, September 2015
- Writing Wrongs: Mary Simses on 'The Rules of Love & Grammar' (w/ event details) - Examiner.com
Examiner.comWriting Wrongs: Mary Simses on 'The Rules of Love & Grammar' (w/ event details)Examiner.comMary Simses will present her new novel, â€œThe Rules of Love & Grammar,â€ at the following Connecticut locations: Fairfield University Bookstore in Fairfield 6/16 at 7PM; RJ Julia in Madison 6/21 at 7PM; Milford Library in Milford 6/22 at 7PM; Burgundy ...
- The Sexuality Blog: â€˜We Are Flowersâ€™ â€“ An anthology celebrating LGBT life in Nigeria
Featuring a collection of creative non-fiction, poetry, art work, photography by straight and ... But no, this is not a time to be sad. Enjoy this gorgeous body of work and marvel at the gift and resilience of beautiful people who refuse to be ugly ...
- California State University at Fullerton Professor Natalie Graham Wins Cave Canem Poetry Prize
Natalie Graham, assistant professor of African American studies at California State University, Fullerton, has been selected as the winner of the 2016 Cave Canem Poetry Prize from the Brooklyn, New York-based Cave Canem Foundation. The nonprofit ...
- Adam Sachs' Motherless Son, Fathered by Kafka and Louis CK and Haunted by Delmore Schwartz - Tablet Magazine
Tablet MagazineAdam Sachs' Motherless Son, Fathered by Kafka and Louis CK and Haunted by Delmore SchwartzTablet MagazineIn particular, the work that Schwartz himself saw as his masterpieceâ€”â€œGenesis: Book One,â€ a long autobiographical poem in verse and proseâ€”was never republished after it appeared in 1943. Now the poet Craig Morgan Teicher has edited .... A similar ...
- Are You Listening?
What are they selling? words. "How much for this word?" you ask. "well" says the cashier. "All the words are free, but the value comes in how you use them." "I don't understand," you say. "How do I use this one?" You hold up the word "love". "That's a ...
- Write Your Manifesto
Now, thirty-plus years after I started writing poems in my pink suburban bedroom, twenty-plus years after I started writing professionally, and forty-five years after my journey on Earth began, my sense of myself as a writer and a human has coalesced.
- The Sunday Times/PFD Young Writer of the Year Award 2016
Described as a â€œprose poemâ€ or â€œpart novella, part polyphonic fable, part essay on bereavementâ€, it tells the story of a recently widowed Ted Hughes scholar bringing up his two young sons on his own. They are all coming to terms with their loss ...
- Leontia Flynn
In a 2011 interview with J.P. Oâ€™Malley for Culture Northern Ireland, Flynn states, â€œI think in poetry you go a funny way around the houses to get your meaning across. I do tend ... more
- FIYAH Literary Magazine Calls for â€˜African Diasporaâ€™ Speculative Fiction Stories and Poetry - Pays $150/story
Send us your Black wizards and Black gods, your Black sergeants fighting on alien planets.â€ FIYA also publishes poetry with an obvious speculative element written by Black authors. Word length: 2K-7K words per story; up to 15K words per novelette.