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- The Marketplace of Life #poetry #lifeinUganda
The prompt for this week at Poetâ€™s United Mid Week Motif is Independence. That concept used to be so dear â€“ now is a time when people are enslaved in so many ways. Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new ...
- The Poetry Of Warsan Shire
You can also enjoy her poems on YouTube where there are videos of her reciting her poems or you can just listen to the Lemonade album. I have not yet found any of her books in Kenya but if you know where I can find one please comment below.
- Writer's Block Workshop
End results can be starts of longer stories, flash fiction, and prose poetry. Info: [email protected] Led by published author Heather Fowler.
- Bay students win state writing honors
He continues to write poetry and sends me some now and then. I was thrilled to see he won the LAND poetry prize.â€ Laura Hallfrisch, a second-year liberal arts major from Gladstone, is undecided about her plans for the next few years, but hopes to ...
- 'The Hatred of Poetry' offers a witty, passionate, funny critique of the genre - Christian Science Monitor
'The Hatred of Poetry' offers a witty, passionate, funny critique of the genreChristian Science MonitorBut perhaps most remarkable is just how entertaining, how witty and passionate and funny, "The Hatred of Poetry" is. The book is polemical, no doubt, but reading it is less like overhearing a professor's lecture than like listening to a professor ...
- A writer's life in the island fast lane
He has written analyses of several books of poetry; intriguing books on psychoanalysis and performance ... The answer is enshrined in Patrickâ€™s new and partly autobiographical book Phuket Days â€“ Life in the Island Fast Lane. He is a man much like ...
- Family Man
Some context here because the poem got away from me. It was supposed to be about Ichabod Brooks and him being a family man. This is a popular topic in The Life & Times of Ichabod Brooks because he brings his wife and son up at least once per adventure ...
- Usenga, a teen who learned to recite "amazina yâ€™inka" from reading
â€œI read a lot and begun to make my own poems, inspired by some adults who were doing it ... He said this will serve as an example to other children and teens to develop a reading culture especially in terms of knowing and preserving Rwandan culture.
- Studio B hosts fourth annual exhibit and book release combining literary and visual art
People, places, things, ideasâ€¦and words are subjects of the prose and poetry and rendered visually by the artists. Prizes to visual artists will be awarded on Friday night. â€œThe challenge to our visual artists was to represent visually a person ...
- 50 of the Best Books for First Grade
Poetry isnâ€™t just for April ... Zany, with just the right amount of repetition, these books feel like â€œrealâ€ reading despite their easy content. Speech bubble dialogue and supportive, bold illustrations up the appeal of this collection of tales ...
- Teen's powerful monologue on peer pressure goes viral
Vella said she decided to tackle the issue for her writing classâ€™ final assignment â€” which required students to select a topic they feel passionately about and compose their own slam poems pertaining ... she hopes teens, specifically young girls ...
- A celebration of love means it's Love Poetry time
Herald-Mail Media is seeking submissions for the sixth annual Love Poetry Contest. Poems should not exceed 32 ... photographed and filmed reading their winning entries, which will be published Sunday, Feb. 11. Poets may enter no more than two poems.
- An evening for Urdu with ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali
It was an exciting day for Urdu poetry lovers, as Dubai-based organisation 'Bazm-e-Urdu' (BEU) that strives to promote Urdu language globally, held their annual poetic evening, that saw about a thousand people at the Sheikh Rashid Auditorium in Dubai recently.
- Why I wrote a play about William Wordsworth: 'Coming to theatre so late, and then trying to write for it, is a fairly mad idea'
The topic of the course was almost incidental to me when I registered. But it was on the English Romantic poets, and immediately I knew I was on to something, with Wordsworth most of all. Into my heart and held me like a dream. Wordsworth captures moments ...
- Daljit Nagra: â€˜Poetry is an espresso shot of thoughtâ€™
Daljit Nagra remembers the moment his life changed course: it was when he rang home for his A-level results. He was a 21-year-old secondary school dropout from Sheffield who had spent a year at evening classes studying English, sociology and politics.