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- Curiosity Conversations: A Chat with Harry Baker, The Sunshine Kid
This combination results in a light distinct to the Sunshine Kid. Read the following Curiosity Conversation ... This has been a big one for me and a key theme to a lot of my more recent poems. Once you are happier in your own skin i honestly think you ...
- It's Bill Murray's Birthday & He Wants To Sell You Some Sports Gear
Sad clown, actor, bartender, poetry enthusiast and sports fan Bill Murray is 66 today. To celebrate, he's launching a golf clothing line with his brother and The Chive. William Murray Golf features a Cubs-inspired polo shirt called This is the Year ...
- Jashn-e-Rekhta releases schedule for Urdu festival
As Delhi set to host one of the biggest events for poetry lovers, Jashn-e-Rekhta, a festival celebrating Urdu, the organisation releases the scheduled for 3 day festival on Wednesday. Jashn-e-Rekhta is a celebration of the spirit and eloquence of Urdu.
- Upcoming event calendar, June 17 edition - Jacksonville Daily News
Upcoming event calendar, June 17 editionJacksonville Daily NewsThe camps feature painting, theater, drawing, stilting, horses, poetry, and writing. For more information, visit ArtBeatOfBurgaw.com. ... 15 to 19 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Cost is $50 per child per week. For more information, call 910-347-5332 or ...and more »
- Gerard Laurent Gingras Sr, 94, of Montville
He enjoyed cooking, clamming, sailing, writing poetry and talking with folks. Gerard is survived by his son; Gerard L Gingras Jr and wife Lucylee of VT, daughter; Arlene Melgey of CT, granddaughter; Melissa Melgey of CT and numerous nieces and nephews.
- 'We Are America': Obama Opens National Museum of African American History and Culture
Oprah, Will Smith Share African-American Journey in Poems Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith share the work of African-American poets during the dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. (Published 5 hours ago) "It's a historic ...
- 10 articles to read about Muhammad Ali - Louisville Eccentric Observer
Louisville Eccentric Observer10 articles to read about Muhammad AliLouisville Eccentric ObserverMuhammad Ali, who passed away at 74 on Friday, was charismatic, outspoken and lightning fast, with the uncanny ability to dodge blows from opponents and society alike. He established himself as the unequivocally greatest boxer of all time, and an ...and more »
- Leonard Cohen, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame musician, dies at 82
"Leonard, no other artist's poetry and music felt or sounded quite like yours. We'll miss you." Born in Quebec in 1934, Cohen published his first poems in March 1954 while enrolled at McGill University. Two years later, he published his first book of ...
- 'Shah Rukh Khan is the George Clooney of India'
He wrote a poem for me for my second film ... not convinced about that role, how their friendship has grown... Another favourite is Yash Chopra because he is the senior-most filmmaker to have worked with Shah Rukh. He started his career in the 1950s ...
- All The Sad Ones.
They're the most catastrophic, but some of the most prolific. They teach some valuable lessons I'm sure, but it's a shame than I don't pay enough attention. The memories I've got vary, but I only pay any mind to all the sad ones.
- The Most Exalted Poets
A later sequence of poems, â€œRoute 110â€ (2010), â€œplotted incidents from my own life against certain well-known episodes in Book VI: thus a bus inspectorâ€™s direction of passengers to the bus for Route 110â€”the one I often took from Belfast to my hom ...
- Childrenâ€™s Books That Tackle Race and Ethnicity
Bryan tells the personal stories of 11 real-life enslaved people who were about to be sold, each in the form of a simple and direct poem accompanied by a portrait. Alexie, the much-heralded author of adult and childrenâ€™s books about Native American life ...
- Meet the real-life Lord Melbourne â€“ Queen Victoria's closest advisor
Born in 1779, William Lamb (later 2 nd Viscount Melbourne) was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge, later falling in with some Romantic poets (including Lord Byron and Percy Shelley) and serving in the Napoleonic wars. In 1806 he was elected an ...
- Edgar Allan Poe Tribute Blends Multiple Art Forms
Actors dressed in Gothic black; dancers wearing handmade masks ... The idea was how could we mix different mediums and tell the stories in different ways. So we use his poetry, and we have choral readings as well as straight poetry readings.â€
- London townhouse that hosted Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes' first romp is up for rent
a Bloomsbury-based organisation which represents British poetry across the world, said 18 Rugby Street is a reminder that not all of the coupleâ€™s connections to the area are â€œsad onesâ€. â€œPeople focus most immediately on the home in Fitzroy Road ...