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- New cowboy poet CD features mining characters
Matt Buckley, Butteâ€™s cowboy poet who writes extensively about crusty mining city characters, mining history and contemporary criminal incidents, has a new poetry recitation on CD. â€œEpilogue,â€ title of the CD, includes poem titles such as â€œBallad ...
- Former Chinese Premier Congratulates Poet Chia-ying Yeh on 90th Birthday - Women of China
Women of ChinaFormer Chinese Premier Congratulates Poet Chia-ying Yeh on 90th BirthdayWomen of ChinaFormer Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao recently sent a letter to famous professor and poet Chia-ying Yeh to express his congratulations on the occasion of Yeh's 90th birthday. In the letter, Wen wrote that Professor Yeh had been engaged in education for ...
- Billings sculptor has carved out his niche in the doll market - The Missoulian
The MissoulianBillings sculptor has carved out his niche in the doll marketThe MissoulianAlong the way, Jackson sculpted a pillar for rocker Rod Stewart's ballroom and the tribute doll of Taylor, which was purchased by Demi Moore for $25,000 during a celebrity fundraiser for children with AIDS. He also created a bronze version of ...and more »
- Honour for teacher who inspired a generation - Scottish Catholic Observer
Scottish Catholic ObserverHonour for teacher who inspired a generationScottish Catholic ObserverBy aged 17, he was writing poetry professionally. His life studying history was sparked whilst serving in the intelligence core during WW2 and finding with great frustration that ... On his 80th birthday, Mr Durkan was honoured at a conference in New ...
- Writer 'Rages' Against Events in Ferguson with Twitter Poetry - NBCNews.com
NBCNews.comWriter 'Rages' Against Events in Ferguson with Twitter PoetryNBCNews.comAt turns lyrical, light, maddening, and funny, Ganeshananthan's poetic tweets cross boundaries of race, ethnicity, gender, and nation, but she emphasizes that readers do not have to be of a particular group to care. They only need â€œreasonable human ...
- Aditya Thackeray: 24-year-old scion of India's controversial political dynasty - The Guardian
The GuardianAditya Thackeray: 24-year-old scion of India's controversial political dynastyThe GuardianHe reads histories of the British monarchy, enjoys poetry and cricket, looks forward to family holidays overseas and to, one day, taking decisions that can change millions of lives. Meet Aditya Thackeray, 24 year old ... The portrait of the family ...
- Thinking about our futures: festival puts society in the spotlight - Bristol Post
Bristol PostThinking about our futures: festival puts society in the spotlightBristol PostOther subjects include the role of patchwork and quilting in society, whether musicians need to be more entrepreneurial to survive in the digital age, how poetry can help us process climate change, the rise and fall of the bedroom tax, whether violence ...
- Longview man leaves letters for wife, daughter to read after his death
LONGVIEW, Tx. -â€“ Mitchell Whisenhunt passed away recently after a lengthy battle with Marfanâ€™s Syndrome. But before he died, he secretly wrote letters to his wife and daughter, letters he wanted them to read on those special occasions that he would not be sharing with them. His wife Ashley found the letters Mitchell wrote, along [â€¦]
- Kendall Hunt Extends its Commitment to Developing Curriculum for High-Ability ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
Kendall Hunt Extends its Commitment to Developing Curriculum for High-Ability ...Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)Kendall Hunt Publishing Company, the leader in gifted education curriculum, has announced the publication of five new titles for use with gifted and talented students in grades 3-8. Offering two new units for mathematics and three for language arts ...and more »
- Budding teen poet publishes original poems - Highlands Today
Budding teen poet publishes original poemsHighlands TodayBefore writing, she likes to read some works from other poets, among her favorites are Langston Hughes and Emily Dickinson. Writing her poems on paper is preferable to her, partly because it helps with the visual, plus she can take it with her as she ...
- 2014 Poet's Seat Poetry Contest: â€œBe Freeâ€ by Jenna Hackett - The Recorder
2014 Poet's Seat Poetry Contest: â€œBe Freeâ€ by Jenna HackettThe Recorderâ€œBe Freeâ€. We battle, breed. He fans over me. The lessons I learn from the books I read,. He kills them. I'm flummoxed. His yellow teeth drag against an apple. I kicked him out like a stray two years ago. But the scars inflicted are permanent,. The ...
- The Beer Guy's Guide to Holiday Wine Buying - Paste Magazine
Paste MagazineThe Beer Guy's Guide to Holiday Wine BuyingPaste MagazineLike spouses and books of poetry and all of life's ineffables, there is no perfect wineâ€”just maybe the perfect wine for a particular moment, occasion, or person. ... (French Chardonnay does not taste like American Chardonnayâ€”more on that in a few ...and more »
- Pet briefs - Las Cruces Sun-News
Pet briefsLas Cruces Sun-News'Rescued by Wine': A fundraiser to benefit Cherished K9 All Breed Dog Rescue, will take place at 4 p.m. Saturday at Amaro Winery, 402 S. Melendres St. For a $5 donation/entry fee, participants with receive raffle tickets, a variety of free appetizers ...
- Hennessy New Irish Writing: Some Random Story - Irish Independent
Irish IndependentHennessy New Irish Writing: Some Random StoryIrish IndependentFirst they'd be rendered into pure black and white, then each pixel would be interrogated for its state, zero for white, one for black. This would form a .... Writers whose work is selected for publication will receive a payment of Â¤130 for fiction and ...and more »
- Celebrity guide to dealing with a break-up - Times of India
Times of IndiaCelebrity guide to dealing with a break-upTimes of IndiaAfter six years of dating, Freida Pinto has called it quits with actor Dev Patel last week But love life woes were far from Freida's mind as she made her first public appearance since the break-up at the Nobel Peace Concert in Norway . She leaped with ...and more »