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- Millville High School announces winner of Black History Month poetry/art contest
Millville Senior High School announces the winner of itsÂ Black History Month poetry/art contest is Allison Perry. Allison wrote two poems from the perspective of Rosa Parks. Allison (15) is a sophomore attending Millville Senior High School. Allison won a black...
- Santa Anita Handicap - Brisnet.com
Santa Anita HandicapBrisnet.comChampion Shared Belief (Candy Ride) floated home an effortless winner in Saturday's $1,001,750 Santa Anita H. (G1), prompting Santa Anita Park track announcer Trevor Denman to declare his performance "poetry in motion" to the 26,134 fans in attendance ...and more »
- SPIRITUAL LIFE CALENDAR - Columbia Daily Tribune
SPIRITUAL LIFE CALENDARColumbia Daily TribuneShow Me Dharma, 1600 W. Broadway, hosts Sunday Morning Meditations at 10:30 a.m. Show Me Dharma is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to making the study and practice of Insight Meditation available to Mid-Missouri. It supports and encourages ...
- Radiator King: Document UntoldDocument Untold (2015) - Punknews.org (registration)
Punknews.org (registration)Radiator King: Document UntoldDocument Untold (2015)Punknews.org (registration)iTunes Store. Document Untold, the second album from Radiator King, aka Alan Silvestri, is a perfect record for those punks into poetic, gritty alt-country. It's music sung from ... as they're good ones, I'm sold. Punk can always use a dark and stormy ...
- 'Post and Courier,' 'NYTimes,' Bloomberg News win Pulitzers - USA TODAY
USA TODAY'Post and Courier,' 'NYTimes,' Bloomberg News win PulitzersUSA TODAYLOCAL REPORTING - Rob Kuznia, Rebecca Kimitch and Frank Suraci of the Daily Breeze , Torrance, CA. NATIONAL REPORTING - Carol D. Leonnig of The ... POETRY - Digest by Gregory Pardlo ( Four Way Books ). GENERAL NONFICTION - The Sixth ...2015 Pulitzer Winners: Public Service Prize to Charleston, SC, Paper; Times ...New York TimesThe 2015 Pulitzers Prize Winners and FinalistsTIME2015 Pulitzer Prize winnersLos Angeles TimesYork Daily Record/Sunday News -NPR (blog)all 100 news articles »
- Anwar Maqsood: 'Pakistan is a 68-year-old country and I feel like in all these ... - The National
The NationalAnwar Maqsood: 'Pakistan is a 68-year-old country and I feel like in all these ...The NationalThe 75-year-old satirist, who has written television scripts and nearly a hundred plays over his four-decade career, comes from an illustrious family of writers and artists: he has two sisters, the Urdu novelist Fatima Surayya Bajia and poet Zohra ...and more »
- Letters - Gulf Times
Gulf TimesLettersGulf TimesThe Doha-based forum Anjuman Muhibbane Urdu Qatar organised its ninth All-India Urdu Mushaira (poetry session) last month (February 20). The yearly session is held, it is claimed, to mark India's Republic Day (which falls on January 26). Urdu played a ...
- A spoken word crash course - Inquirer.net
A spoken word crash courseInquirer.netBefore Project Voice Manila, spoken word was seen and watched from online sources such as YouTube, Facebook and Vimeo. The first thing that poets Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye did onstage was to explain their craftâ€”describing spoken word as a â€œmarriage ...and more »
- Books, authors, discussions and more at literary fest - Poughkeepsie Journal
Books, authors, discussions and more at literary festPoughkeepsie JournalHighlights of the day will include talks by â€œAmerican Sniperâ€ author Jim DeFelice, who will also discuss his newest book, â€œAmerican Wife,â€ and a conversation with Rex Smith , editor of the â€œTimes Unionâ€ and host of â€œThe Media Projectâ€ on WAMC Public ...and more »
- Local teacher contributes to Chicken Soup series
Leslie Tierney is a familiar face in the Glen Ridge area, as a substitute teacher in the schools, and a ballroom dance teacher. Now, sheâ€™s working on adding some writing and publishing credits to her resume.
- â€˜Ovid, the soft Philosopher of Loveâ€™
While Ovidâ€™s father disapproved of his teenage sonâ€™s decision to abandon law the ... as the focus in some of his poems; these were celebrations of loveâ€™s triumphs and not manâ€™s. 'The Myth of Io' as told by Ovid by Bartolomeo di Giovanni, circa ...
- How Two Young Social Entrepreneurs Are Trying To Close The Inspiration Gap ... - Huffington Post
How Two Young Social Entrepreneurs Are Trying To Close The Inspiration Gap ...Huffington PostOne group was organizing "The Word," a citywide poetry jam in April. Another group spoke about Take Over, an arts and volunteering festival to be held in May. The audience cheered ... a 28-year-old part-time church youth minister, recruited Goldson to ...and more »
- Reportersâ€™ notebook
Are you a poet who wants to promote literature in Belmont? City and Belmont public library officials are looking to appoint a poet laureate to act as an ambassador and advocate for poetry and the arts.
- The Political Mr. Spock - The New Yorker
The New YorkerThe Political Mr. SpockThe New YorkerIn 1968, the teen magazine FaVE! published a letter addressed to Spock from a girl who was the offspring of a biracial marriageâ€”as was Spock (and as is Obama)â€”asking for advice on coping with racism. Nimoy was moved to write a response, headlined ...and more »
- Goshen teen publishes first book in series - Goshen News
Goshen NewsGoshen teen publishes first book in seriesGoshen NewsUsually, she writes poetry or songs. And then one day about a year and a half ago, a song grew into something new. Randolph kept the writing to herself. â€œI was just kind of in the basement of our house on the computer,â€ she said during a recent ...