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- Christian Poets Contest Open to Public
If you have the gift to rhyme and reason, you might be interested in entering your poetry in a free contest â€” and have the chance to win cash prizes. Your poem, of course, need not rhyme. The contest is open to all subjects and styles of poetry.
- It's A Beautiful 50th Birthday For 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood'
Rogers appeared before gruff committee chair Sen. John Pastore. He described his show, sang a song and recited some poetry â€” and when he finished, the senator told him he'd earned the $20 million.
- Inspired by her death
Everyday a pail of tears I gain every pain. Reminscing those memories made me feel guilty, But, why did I did that with my own curiousity? Yes I am crazy because of my mentality. But right now I want to come to you for infinity.
- 10 Funny Poems for Children
These poems are on the lighter side, so if you and the kids need a laugh after a stressful day (life is hard as a kid), youâ€™ll love our choices. They came from websites like Brownie Locks and Family Friend Poems, and they were created by a variety of ...
- Burning My Love Letters, prose poem by Jennifer Finstrom (LOST AND FOUND Poetry and Prose Series)
In the spring of 1990, I went back to campus after taking a semester off, and after the deep Wisconsin snow had melted and things started to grow in the farmerâ€™s field behind my dorm, I found myself kneeling on the cold ground in the dark with only the ...
- The Mothâ€™s Ballymaloe poetry prize shortlist announced
â€œAn extraordinarily vibrant array of poems landed in my inbox this winter,â€ said this yearâ€™s judge Deborah Landau, poet and director of the Creative Writing Program at New York University. â€œIt was a pleasure to judge the Ballymaloe International ...
- Spring poetry anthology includes works by 14 Runnels School poets
Runnels teachers Michele Stanfield and Sheri Allen submitted the poems to Creative Communicationâ€™s fall poetry contest.
- Rita Dove represents writers and poets
Following Myers, Dr. Hay took over and began working with the creative writing faculty in the MSU English Department ... the Writer-in-Residence program has hosted an impressive line-up, alternating poetry and fiction artists including Pulitzer Prize ...
- Lewis' poem to Princess Diana
Lewis Hamilton has written an emotional poem to Princess Diana to commemorate the 20th anniversary ... It was so strange because I wasn't one to watch too much of what was going on in the Royal Family, but she was just such an iconic women who had such ...
- 47 Books You Should Add To Your Shelf, According To Poet Rupi Kaur
â€œBut theyâ€™re also so beautiful. They give rise to life.â€ Less than two years later, a publishing house put out Kaurâ€™s book of prose and poetry, Milk and Honey (originally self-published in 2014), and it began dominating best-seller chart
- MÃ³nica de la Torreâ€™s Poems Reimagine an Iconic Martin Kippenberger Artwork
In these enigmatic poems, de la Torreâ€™s mode of direct address seeks to ... is available from Amazon and other online booksellers.
- Stephen Albert of Court Theatre has died at 66
Before coming to Court, Albert had been the longtime managing director at Hartford Stage in Connecticut, an assignment that followed similar leadership posts at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles ... that was poetic. His poetry guided me through my ...
- Prohibitionist Poetry
She was also a confirmed prohibitionist and wrote many temperance poems that are absolutely rife with ridiculous propaganda, along the order of â€œReefer Madnessâ€ in their misinformation, and are similarly unintentionally funny â€¦ almost. But she ...
- I Donâ€™t Want to Be an American Christian, I Just Want to Follow Jesus
This guest post is by Sheri Faye Rosendahl. The label â€œAmerican Christianâ€ is largely and globally associated with negative connotations. How many American Evangelical Christians supported the Muslim ban? Who are we bombing today? What was that reason ...
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