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- 14 to represent NMI at NJSDA nationals
and Grace Christian Academy. Students were awarded in 13 different categories: humorous interpretation, Carolinian, Chamorro, poetry, dramatic interpretation, storytelling, prose, duo, impromptu, declamation, original oratory, extemporaneous, and Lincoln ...
- â€˜At once silent and eloquentâ€™: Glimpse of Pakistani poetry
Funny poems or phrases are common to all forms of transport, making lifeâ€™s problems and suffering bearable if only for a while. This is a feint that compels us to read between the lines, an essential component of the layered and often esoteric nature of ...
- Rahel the Poetess
The poetry of Rahel has been described as both lyrical and sad, reflecting the challenges of her relatively brief life and her passion for the Land of Israel. Rahel Bluwstein Sela was born in Saratov, Russia, and raised in the Ukraine. In 1909, Rahel and ...
- This Is Mobile: A tribute to the city that 'took six flags'
The friends, family members, spouses and neighbors dancing and ... The common refrain that begins each verse in the poem I wrote for this video says, "It took six flags", a reference to the six nations that ruled over the geographical Mobile throughout ...
- Can My Young Child Know If They Are Gay?
â€œStop letting awful parents put these labels on young children! It is going to destroy their lives!â€ We hear some version of this every day. What these people donâ€™t realize is that it is not the parent who is doing anything, it is the child driving ...
- â€˜Poetry Is Pure Research for the Human Projectâ€™
so we might renew our nation. In his collection The Flavor of Unity: Post-Election Poems, Kim Stafford also offers some thoughts on making all discourse more productive. Thoughts in response to a friend asking, after grand catastrophe: â€œWhat can we do?â€
- Delhi collective to host free pop-up shop
A free store operates like a store ... Bushel opened at the end of 2015, and alongside poetry readings, movie nights and art openings the organization hosts a farm club meeting and works with other agricultural organizations in the area such as Farm ...
- Bad Funny Poems | Bad Poems About Funny
"It was 6 or 7 years ago Or so I'd like to think I traveled to my eye doctor.. (I should'a seen a "shrink"!!) My dad and I we awaited In a filled up waiting room Patients all a'seat Magazines all askew There wasn't much to say there There wasn't much to do..
- How does a poet turn Tintin and Snowy (and beetroot) into clever, searing verse?
where he attempted many novels/novellas/plays/erotica/short stories and poems, most of which were unfinished and unsatisfactory. When did Rajendran decide that poetry was his calling? â€œThe realisation, if it could be called that, didnâ€™t happen overnight.
- 'The Transition' plumbs every poet's worst nightmare: corporate hell
Poems and novels are both based on patterns ... Kennard abruptly subverts expectations with a change of scene or a particularly dark and surprising metaphor. One scene concludes with Karl asking a friend for advice on leaving the Transition.
- Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma gifted anthology of Maulana Rumiâ€™s poems to guests
MUMBAI: Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma who recently got married in Italy gifted an anthology of Rumiâ€™s poems to the guests who attended the wedding ceremony. According to Indian media , the couple are great lovers ...
- The Magic of Poetry Inspired by the World
This delightful collection of poetry offers a unique view of the world ... A writer since 1977, Bruce has published poems, childrenâ€™s stories, and other writing that have been endorsed by medical consultants. He currently lives in Norfolk, England.
- Why Do We Teach "Physics For Poets" But Not "Poetry For Physicists?"
An article on the Chronicle of Higher Education crossed my social media feeds this week with the headline Math Gets a Makeover, describing a number of attempts to reformulate math classes in a way that makes them more appealing to non-mathematicians.
- Winnie-the-Pooh forever: how a bear of very little brain made literary history
As a Winnie-the-Pooh exhibition opens at the V&A, childrenâ€™s author and illustrator Shirley Hughes recalls how the Pooh books changed her life The English nursery world of the late Twenties, in which A A Milneâ€™s son Christopher Robin grew up ...
- CL Writing Contest 2017 (Top 10 Poetry): The Sunset's Son
Then Iâ€™m leaving the snow. Take me to where the orange sunset glows. Doctor, oh, surgeon with those skillful hands, can you reverse the disease? Any crafty tricks up your white sleeves? Neglect diagnosis and the agony of family. Keep smiling for work, in ...