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- 'Dirty Dan,' poetry and pancakes - The Bellingham Herald (blog)
The Bellingham Herald (blog)'Dirty Dan,' poetry and pancakesThe Bellingham Herald (blog)â€œ*poetrynight,â€ featuring Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall of Spokane, a Gonzaga University professor and award-winning poet, is free from 8-10 p.m. Monday, April 25, in the Encore Room at the Mount Baker Theatre, 104 N. Commercial Doors ...
- Happy Birthday March 25
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARCH 25 to Meredith Goodeâ€¦Daniel Heimrothâ€¦Terry ... say â€˜welcomeâ€™ to a new baby or send your get well wishes to someone whoâ€™s not feeling well. Itâ€™s easy â€” and free â€” and your message will scroll at the top of our website!
- An Ivory Tower Artist: Joe Bradley's Recent Paintings, Sculptures, and Drawings - Hyperallergic
HyperallergicAn Ivory Tower Artist: Joe Bradley's Recent Paintings, Sculptures, and DrawingsHyperallergicIs Bradley going to claim that he is commenting on America's racist legacy â€“ or as the poet Nathaniel Mackey recently put it, â€œAmerica's race warâ€ â€“ because if he is, I am not buying it. These two sculptures use of the guise of art to camouflage well ...
- Mandala Journal to launch new chapbook â€˜Passageâ€™
The chapbook will include poetry, writings and works of art primarily submitted by non-students. Published by the Institute for African American Studies, the journal specifically celebrates identity, culture and politics. Aside from the upcoming printed ...
- Genius Woman Used Her Love Of Bread To Shut Down A Slut-Shamer
â€œIt was really cathartic and empowering to perform this poem and reclaim power over my body and sexuality through humor and bread,â€ she said, adding: â€œPlus I really do fucking love bread!â€ So, how do you deal with trolls? Kill them with kindness.
- John Carney rewrites his past as the bouncy pop musical Sing Street - The Verge
The VergeJohn Carney rewrites his past as the bouncy pop musical Sing StreetThe VergeLike Carney's other films, Sing Street gets a lot of its power from immaculately crafted performance scenes, where Conor's songs (co-written by Carney and pop maestro Gary Clark) develop from scrawled lines of banal poetry into earworm-worthy ...and more »
- 'Nina' is so bad it makes you wish it was a bland Nina Simone biopic - Metro.us
Metro.us'Nina' is so bad it makes you wish it was a bland Nina Simone biopicMetro.usOn Earth Day, New Yorkers will get the chance to visit groups across the city making sure the Big Apple continues its strides as a friend to the environment. Starting at 9 a.m. on Friday, the Earth Day Initiative will kick off its annual ... These New ...and more »
- Their Last Days (Poem-A-Day Challenge Day 13)
driving on an icy road. Whenever someone took their own life, I contemplated hell. Most of those victims kept their struggles hidden. My professor knew after a couple of falls. My grandmother waited ten years after my grandpa. Cancer patients find out ...
- Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park's 2016 season marks 400th anniversary of The Bard's death
What I think Shakespeare is attempting to do through poetry is to express those things that are inexpressible ... Four centuries after his death, the English author remains widely regarded as the globeâ€™s preeminent playwright, his vivid turns of phrase ...
- American Life in Poetry - Kearney Hub
American Life in PoetryKearney HubAmerican Life in Poetry. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. More Information. U.S. Poet Laureate 2004-2006 Ted Kooser of Garland features contemporary poetry in his weekly column, ...American Life in Poetry: April 9Ames Tribuneall 2 news articles »
- Muhammad Ali's final resting place will be among Confederates, Col. Sanders - Washington Post
Washington PostMuhammad Ali's final resting place will be among Confederates, Col. SandersWashington PostAnd among the soldiers, athletes and politicians of Cave Hill are a number of poets, writers and artists, such as Mildred Hill and Patty Hill, sisters and teachers who wrote the â€œHappy Birthdayâ€ song; Madison Julius Cawein, who published 31 books of ...Muhammad Aliâ€¦ rest easy brotherTheCableMuhammad Ali, Forever The Greatest (1942-2016)Graphic Onlineall 4,435 news articles »
- The Human Body's Complicated Relationship With Fungi - WAMU 88.5
The Human Body's Complicated Relationship With FungiWAMU 88.5As in many other areas of Linnaean cataloguing, technology has revealed the fungi kingdom to be a tangled thicket, not a cleanly branched family tree. There are plenty of mycologists out there actively trying to address this confusion and construct a ...and more »
- St. Andrews to revive festival - Laurinburg Exchange
Laurinburg ExchangeSt. Andrews to revive festivalLaurinburg ExchangeThere will also be six performances given by Douglas Dunn and Dancers and Helen Simoneau Danse, in addition to a full roster of poetry and prose readings, musical performances, discussion panels, and lectures. â€œGuests were chosen in that they had some ...and more »
- Psychic Teens Throw the Best Birthday Party in â€œEverythingâ€ (Exclusive)
The video is basically the kind of birthday party that every child wishes they could have. PiÃ±ata? Check. Food fight? Check. Your own live performance? Check. Screw adult supervision, weâ€™re here to party! Bassist Joe DeCarolis tells BD: It was ...
- Why the arts matter more when tragedies like the Orlando shooting happen - ChicagoNow (blog)
Why the arts matter more when tragedies like the Orlando shooting happenChicagoNow (blog)I sang with some trouble in high school. But I danced easily. During my teen years, I got to tap dance, and, in my early 20s, I performed Mexican folkloric dances on quite a few stages. I sometimes joke, "God didn't give me height--but he ... Today's ...