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- Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy
Good things come in small packages especially when it is The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy edited by the poet John Brehm and published by Wisdom. Wisdom has a habit of producing beautifully crafted books, packed with, well, wisdom!
- TRAINSPOTTER: Hellâ€™s Wedding Bells â€” How the #GuptaLeaks reveal that South Africans paid for the whole damn thing
In an act of fiduciary magic that in this particular context works like a line of poetry, no tax at all was paid on the ... were more than happy to attend the wedding they helped you pay for. Drunk on glamour, neither Kgosana nor Wessels were in the ...
- Poetry night for people who donâ€™t like poetry
A CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED, raucous poetry night that has taken London by storm is set ... Tickets are priced at Â£15.50 and are available from the Box Office on 01785 619080 or online via www.staffordgatehousetheatre.co.uk. Parental guidance is advised.
- American Playwriting Foundation Selects Gracie Gardner as Winner of 2017 Relentless Award
The American Playwriting Foundation (David Bar Katz, Executive Director), established to make annual grants to new American plays, has selected Gracie Gardner for The 2017 Relentless Award, the largest annual cash prize in American theater awarded to a play.
- Argentine feministâ€™s poignant poems reborn in music
Alfonsina Storni, an early 20th century feminist whose arduous life ended in suicide ... with â€œVoy a Dormirâ€ (â€œI Am Going to Sleepâ€), Storniâ€™s poignant final poem which she sent to a newspaper before drowning herself in the sea in 1938.
- 30th July 1763 A.D. The Birth of Samuel Rogers, English poet and art collector #Onthisday
Samuel Rogers was born #onthisday 30th July 1763 A.D. and died 18th December 1855 A.D. He was an English poet during his life and was one of the celebrated poets of the time. Even though his fame was long standing, but was eclipsed by his Romantic ...
- 'You are good enough': Queen Creek student inspires with powerful poem
But her words are not just relating to teens, they're felt by all -- at any age. "As you gaze into the bathroom mirror, you see a stranger that somehow stole your reflection and replaced it with a completely different girl," she says discussing the lengths ...
- mitski tells us what's on her mind
Mitski is a rising indie music powerhouse and a kind of warm, sugary centre for the sad girl movement ... listening to a favourite riot grrrl rocker mashed up with the pleading poetry of Fiona Apple and a little Natalie Imbruglia pop.
- COWBOY POETRY: Jasper, the Lop-Eared Mule
I checked the outside temperature. â€˜Twas 12 degrees below. The stove inside my canvas tent was burning a bright red glow. I opened up the tent flap, filled my lungs and gave a yell. I swear old Jasper looked at me and said, â€œItâ€™s cold as @#%&!â€
- Why the Most Beautify Poems Defy Understanding
At The Walrus, Matthew Zapruder examines his relationships with poetry and with his father. Despite being two men with great facility for precise language, they were unable to use it to bridge the distance between them. In likening poems to people ...
- Asian American Writers' Workshop
Liu explores poetry as a place of authenticity and devotion in The Huffington Post, and reveals the ongoing private cultivation of his poetry in Kenyon Review. You can float through four centuries with Liu in The Margins. Class Description: To â€œdivine ...
- Cape Coral Author to Join Florida Artists Hall of Fame [ENCORE]
He's be the first such honored artist from Lee County. A prolific author of books and poetry for children, Hopkins has dozens of books to his credit, and heâ€™s published more anthologies of childrenâ€™s poetry than anyone in the world.
- Smorgasbord New Book for Christmas â€“ A Tanka Picture Book by Annette Rochelle Aben
What a fantastic connection to experience. Annette is a prolific author and has published many books of poetry and inspirational books. If you are looking for a bit of magic to help you through some tough days, this book will wrap you in a warm glow.
- Poet Mari Evans passes away at age 93
African American author and activist Mari Evans has died. A friend of the family confirmed Evans' passing Saturday. She was 93. Evans is best known as a poet, but leaves behind a legacy of theater works and children's books. She edited one of the first ...
- Pulitzer Prize finalist reads poetry in Park Library Baber Room
Seuss read poems from two of her books. The first few poems were from â€œFour-Legged Girl," which is the book that deemed her a 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist. She gave the audience a preview of some poems from her new book that will be released later this year.