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- Canadian American publishes new book of poetry
Canadian/American, Kenneth Lumpkin, a resident of London, Ontario has published a second book, "Love Lake" since moving here in 2009 from New jersey. His first book, "Song of Ramapough" was published last August to critical acclaim. "Love Lake" is about ...
- Burlington man resurrects extinct bird species in wood
The poems are drawn from personal experience or stories told to him by others. He wrote about being a solitary boy, walking home from school watching a solitary duck flying above him. He wrote about a duck hunter's opening day wedding. He wrote about ...
- Review: Marvel Comicsâ€™ â€œBlack Panther: The Albumâ€ functions as a stand-alone entity structured by Kendrick Lamarâ€™s vision
In the somber opening, â€œBlack Panther,â€ his shuffling poetry meekly defends itself. Later, with the beatâ€™s sudden shift to darkness, Lamarâ€™s tone strengthens with frustration, only to work its way back to a vulnerable croon. Behind Lamar ...
- Black Koffee celebrates Black History Month with art and literature presentations
Marshall University will host â€œBlack Koffee,â€ a poetry slam in honor of Black History Month, Friday. The poetry slam will be held at 6:30 p.m. in room BE5 of the Memorial Student Center. The top three poems of the poetry slam will receive a prize.
- Paul Laurence Dunbar â€“ First American Black Poet
Paul Laurence Dunbar is the first African-American poet that was recognized worldwide and ... In 1892, a former teacher invited him to read his poems at a meeting of the Western Association of Writers; his work impressed his audience to such a degree ...
- Teen of the Week: Teen is a champion in polo and prose
He was one of about six teens who launched in his sophomore year The Mirror â€” an arts and literary webzine featuring short stories, poems and artwork done by high school students. â€œItâ€™s really neat we can give them a place to publish their work ...
- Inspiration Call: Write A Haiku Poem to this picture
Inspiration Call: Write A Haiku Poem to this picture. Haikuâ€™s are short poems that use sensory language to capture a feeling or image. They are often inspired by an element of nature, seasons a moment of beauty or a poignant experience.
- Costa book of the year: Helen Dunmore wins for Inside the Wave
â€œPoetry was at the heart of all of Mumâ€™s work ... â€œPeople responded time and time again to her work, and I think they were sad to think they wouldnâ€™t get any more. So weâ€™re very pleased to be able to share this with people.â€
- Internationally Renowned Author Giovanni Jakovac Launches New Book
Here to help provide this joy is Giovanni Jakovacâ€™s latest book: Someone Up There Sees It All. Crikvenica, Croatia -- (ReleaseWire) -- 01/30/2017 --A poetry book is a beautiful medium of expression that typically acts as an introspective tool for readers.
- Barb-Tossing Bard: Mysterious Poet Roils Sleepy Tajik Village
Villagers in a sleepy village in southern Tajikistan are under attack, blasted by insulting poems that are mysteriously cropping in public places where they are sure to sting. Outraged residents of Khojaghalton say they don't know who the author â€“ or the ...
- â€˜Poetry needs rhythmâ€™
Poetry can be enjoyed only when it is sung with tune and rhythm, poet Sugathakumari has said. She was interacting with students who visited her for â€˜Guruvandanamâ€™ on the occasion of her 84th birthday on Sunday.
- Full adult, children's programs offered in Mendham
Kids can decorate Valentine's Day cards for the special people in their lives. â€¢ Baby playtime is at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Feb. 23. Parents can bring babies and toddlers up to 5 years old for socializing and playtime. â€¢ The Poetry Club will meet at 3 ...
- Mummy Birthday Poems | Mummy Poems About Birthday
I Euphonious today is the tone And though tomorrow is shrouded , unknown, I trust it holds a blissful opaline pod And to this repose a prayer to our Lord and God. II Some court are songless and dark Some have lost their Eden park But I saw a songbird over ...
- Dear Annie: A poem for new drivers
Shirley in Indiana Dear Shirley: This poem has been making an impression on teens for decades ... I'm supposed to have a wonderful life ahead of me. I haven't lived yet. I can't be dead. Later I was placed in a drawer. My folks came to identify me.
- Write Stuff: Poetry Month Events, Thoreau Discussion
The Wintonbury Poetry Series will end its 20th anniversary year with a ... by Denver journalist and lawyer Johanna Garton on "Awakening East: Moving Our Adopted Children Back to China" (Marcinson Press, $17.99). The book tells how she and her husband ...