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- Ask Anna: After failed marriage, I've forgotten how to love
Even if youâ€™re talking about romantic love and not other kindsâ€”platonic, familial, Nutellaâ€”we are all social animals hardwired for connection (and to eat, sleep and bone). When we strip away the poetry and accoutrements, love is a neurochemical ...
- CHINA CRACKDOWN: Police storm church and arrest Christians for holding Sunday service
It comes after local Pastor Li Wanhua of Fengle Church was summoned to the police station after his home was raided and they confiscated Bibles and Christian poetry. Authorities held him for nearly four hours. Xi Jinpingâ€™s Chinese Communist Party has ...
- L.A. Caseley debuts with the poetry-inspired soul of â€œWCSBFâ€
â€œWCSBFâ€ (â€œWe Could Still Be Friendsâ€, for the uninitiated ... along with the writing and poetry of - amongst others - JD Salinger and Antoine de Saint-ExupÃ©ry. The result is a breezy, soulful cut with a silky, decadent feel to it.
- Review: A Pocketful of Rhymes
Snappy alliteration and assonance creates a tongue-twisting challenge. Iâ€™m thrilled to see this book. As a poetry lover, I long for children to have access to poems that are so imaginative and clever being brought back to life. They are designed to ...
- Fatherhood: June Poetry
So for this Fatherhood post I've decided to write a poem to the other father in my life, the father of my children. countless bottles, toppling pile. No's the word, they disagree. Temper tantrums for all to see. Screaming, crying (wait, that's me).
- Spring Lectures and Community Health Forum at New Milford Hospital
The purpose of the screening is Spring Lectures and Community Health Forum at New Milford Hospital ... For $5, seniors show their senior center ID and can Youth Poetry Open Mic Night at The Hickory Stick Bookshop: In honor of National Poetry Month ...
- The First Time I Realized I Was Black
That people still have to put up with this crap is a sin. PS. A memorial to Emmett Till, a 14 year old kid who was savagely murdered for being black in 1955 Mississippi, was riddled with bullets in October 2016. They fixed itâ€“and a couple of days ago it ...
- On stage in New Orleans, June 16-23, 2016 - The New Orleans Advocate
The New Orleans AdvocateOn stage in New Orleans, June 16-23, 2016The New Orleans AdvocateNEUTRAL GROUND POETRY FORUM: 6:30 P.M. TO 8:30 P.M., WEDNESDAYS, NEUTRAL GROUND COFFEE HOUSE, 5110 DANNEEL ST., NEW ORLEANS. (504) 891-3381. NOLA COMEDY HOUR OPEN MIC: 8 p.m., Hi Ho Lounge, 2239 St. Claude Ave.
- Heer Damodar â€“ Muzaffar Ghaffaarâ€™s translation rivals the superb original
(i) He is President of Lahore Arts Forum, which is arguably the most active cultural organisation in Pakistan (2400+ programmes held). (ii) He has devised and taught a History & Heritage programme and another entitled Poetry and the Sufi Tradition.
- â€˜Pakistani poetry has given birth to political movementsâ€™
ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani on Sunday said Pakistanâ€™s literary culture has been suppressed, because culture promotes tolerance and new thinking. Mr Rabbani was addressing participants of the first Urdu Poetry Festival, held on the 39th ...
- Science Poetry Contest Returns
Livermore Poet Laureate Cynthia Patton is pleased to announce Poetry in a Test Tube: The City of Livermore's Science Poetry Contest. Founded in 2017 by former Poet Laureate Kevin Gunn, the contest is back, with more cash prizes thanks to a generous grant ...
- Barbara Ras: A New Chapter After Trinity University Press
TU Press has published more than 200 books and developed an international reputation for its award-winning books. Reading one of Rasâ€™ poems amid the chatter of a coffee shop, Iâ€™m suddenly in a place like Zanzibar, â€œsomewhere with slow fans and ...
- Poems in Dottyville: How two traumatised soldiers changed notions of war
Their friendship and mutual admiration became the catalyst for ... curator of the War Poets' Collection housed at Craiglockhart, told Reuters. His first poems were published anonymously in The Hydra, Craiglockhart's in-house magazine, which Owen edited.
- A Slow Train to Gwalior, Poetry Video by Amitabh Mitra
He heads the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cecilia Makiwane Hospital, Mdantsane, Eastern Cape. Widely published, Amitabhâ€™s love poetry revolves around the city of Gwalior, India to which he originally belongs.
- A 16-Year-Oldâ€™s Poem on Being a Man Brilliantly Challenges All Definitions of Masculinity
â€œHeâ€™s broken down and yet he smiled, Heâ€™s owned his moustache, but heâ€™s still a child.â€ Dedicating the poem to â€˜every father, every brother and every son, who wets his pillows so many times and yet heâ€™s woken up just fineâ€™, Simarâ€™s poem ...