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- Lucy Spring-Rice: Irish Woman Poet
Lucy Spring Rice (1854 â€“ 1884) published two volumes of poems, Sonnets and Other Poems (1872) and Pictures from a Life and other Poems (1884), both under her married name of Knox. â€˜Songâ€™ is taken from the former.
- Sophorn my little flower
From Ovid to Shakespeare, Milton to the Marquis de Sade, men of tempestuous hearts but liberated minds have written about their most delicate muses, using the erotic words of poetry to express the fire in their burgeoning loins.
- from Raoul Schrott: Selected Poems
PEN America is thrilled to showcase the work of recipients of the 2017 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grants. For the next few weeks, weâ€™ll feature excerpts from the winning projects introduced by the translators themselves. The fund awards grants of $2,000 ...
- Indore: A tormented life in poetry and song
Indore: The extraordinary story is of an ordinary student, who rather derived strength from the taunts of his daunting teachers during his school life and went on to become a musician of his own kind. Fighting all the odds, the boy explored his artistic ...
- COWBOY POETRY: Television Westerns
I remember back in â€™63 when I was ten years old. We crowded round our television, westerns were the mold. As soon as chores were finished weâ€™d watch TV every night. There were no color televisions, only black and white. Each Saturday was Gunsmoke ...
- Here's The Black Lives Matter Schedule For PG County Schools
with school poetry/cypher groups participation from 6-9 p.m. (RSVP requested). For more information visit the Teaching for Change website. First day of Black Lives Matter Week of Action at Prince George's County schools. More info on what students could ...
- Analysis of Poem The Emperor of Ice-Cream by Wallace Stevens
Andrew has a keen interest in all aspects of poetry and writes extensively on the subject. His poems are published online and in print. The Emperor of Ice-Cream poem first appeared in Wallace Stevens' 1923 book Harmonium. When this slim volume was ...
- Black History Month Kicks Off with Poetry Slam
(ABC 6 News)- All of February, the diversity council, and others are celebrating Black History Month. In addition to RCTC, the Diversity Council has partnered with Winona State University Rochester, University of Minnesota Rochester, the Rochester Art ...
- â€˜Final chapterâ€™ of Leonard Cohen poetry to be published in 2018
A selection of Leonard Cohenâ€˜s unpublished work is set to be officially released next year under the title The Flame. Cohen himself chose and ordered the poems in the book, of which â€œthe overwhelming majorityâ€ is new material, The Guardian reports.
- Seattle-born poet uses memoir to probe his father's suicide - The Seattle Times
Seattle-born poet uses memoir to probe his father's suicideThe Seattle TimesChris Forhan grew up in a Catholic Seattle family with an accountant father, stay-at-home mom and seven siblings. Their orderly lives were shattered when Ed Forhan took his own life â€” driving Chris to fill in the portrait of a father he knew little about.and more »
- M.anifest, KSM, Knii Lante, DJ Black, others for Joy FM Open Mic
the night will witness exciting poetry, spoken word, comedy or rap and musical performances. Some of the well-known personalities billed to thrill patrons at the maiden edition include M.anifest, KSM, Knii Lante, Chief Moomen, DJ Black Yom Nfojoh and Solo 7.
- Purple Wishing Gate Offers Inspirational Gifts for All Occasions
Each blessing from Purple Wishing Gate features an original inspirational poem and artwork by Barbara D. MacAdam. With their messages of love, gratitude and faith, these blessings are the perfect gift for any occasion, be it an anniversary, graduation ...
- On his 93rd birthday, the best of Jack Buck
In honor of the late, great Jack Buck, on what would be his 93rd birthday, here are just a few of the great moments he brought to us across the air waves: â€œFor Americaâ€ â€” The poem he recited at Busch Stadium after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
- Land could be divided but language can not be - Founder of Rekhta Sanjiv Saraf
especially Urdu Poetry to an audience beyond those conversant with the Urdu script. Credit of its launch goes to one man, Sanjiv Saraf, an engineer by profession and successful industrialist. Listen views of Rekhtas founder Sanjiv Saraf who is sharing his ...
- Qatar keen on spreading knowledge and science
The minister was delivering a speech during the inauguration of Lusail Publishing and Distribution, held in the Qatar Authors' Forum pavilion at the ongoing ... He also printed the first Nabataean poetry divan named after Lusail city where he lived.