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- Poetry at Work Day: Free E-Book to Celebrate
Have you heard about Poetry at Work Day? The third annual celebration is coming on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, and will be celebrated around the world. An international day, it's been featured by The Huffington Post and Book Patrol, and last year the ...
- Retiree writes poem for fallen police officers
The events of July inspired Sanders to write a poem called, "Officers of Strength." "On July 7, as it began to get late. A Sniper stood high, to take his place," Sanders read aloud. She hopes these words reach the family members of police officers killed ...
- School Bathroom
You walk down the hallway, holding a pass to a place where anyone is free to transgress. Safety is feasible when a teacherâ€™s watching but inside the bathroom, you must take caution.
- Nari by Rabindranath Tagore (Bangla PDF)
sometimes also as "bard of Bengal to win" poetry Tagore Considered as spiritual and mercurial, but his "elegant prose and magical poetry" remain largely unknown outside Bengal. A Calcutta Brahmane Pirali ancestral roots of the nobility in Jessore ...
- Youth, Literary and Art Forum forum kicks off in Oman
The Youth Literary and Art Forum includes a series of literary, cultural and artistic sessions in the fields of poetry, short story and drama, as well as presentation of working papers and discussion sessions in the field of Omani literature.
- Dominic Grieve: Iâ€™ve had death threats over the Brexit vote â€” itâ€™s not very nice
Thanking his assistant for the mince pie sheâ€™s brought him â€œto cheer me upâ€, Grieve, aged 61, says he has had two death threats this week ... the biography of the former PM and A A Milneâ€™s poetry book Now We Are Sixty. He chuckles at the ...
- What are Robert Burnsâ€™ most famous poems, when did the Scots poet die and why do we celebrate Burns Night? All you need to know
But what did he write, and why do people celebrate Burns Night ... The traditional Burns supper is a celebration of Robert's life and poetry. Burns Night is celebrated on his birthday, January 25, which this year falls on a Thursday.
- As A Way Of Raising Support For Puerto Rico, A Bronx Poet Marries Her Homeland
The news site states 100 guests donated items purchased from Fernandezâ€™s wedding registry that will benefit Puerto ... And Friends In Puerto Rico Per the Daily Kos, the founder of Poetry for Entrepreneurs sent out a detailed invitation to her guests ...
- Searching For A Vanished Poet - Poem by Daniel Brick
those poems preserved their secrets. The rest made up our Company of Poets, spread across every niche of planetary life, our contemporaries, our peers, our friends. And poem after poem spoke the truth. I saw only early poems by you, and searched the pile ...
- American Life in Poetry: Sept. 16
Jill Bialosky is a New Yorker, an editor at W. W. Norton, and a daughter grieving the loss of loved ones. Itâ€™s unusual for us to print two poems by one poet, in sequence, but this one and the one I selected for next week go very well together.
- Cynthia Huntingtonâ€™s poetry has the â€˜beat of wave and tideâ€™ in Provincetown
she writes â€” but in the end her poems seek to reconcile with it. â€œHow will I be able to close my eyes?â€ she asks in â€œCome In.â€ â€œI have been awake all day, and I will sleep;/ my body will take me under and all night in the dark/ I will go on ...
- Small book by Portland poet a treasure of beauty and wisdom
Poetry book up for Oregon Book Award looks at violence These themes come together in a passage from â€œBlue Heronâ€: Magnet, you draw me from the house as you fly, your legs due south, beak north. My skin has memorized the force of your wings. Shadow ...
- What Stephen Miller Gets WRONG With His Comments About the Statue of Liberty Poem
With a handful of lines, she would do more to shape the raging debate about national identity than almost any poet in the history of our country, but only after her death in 1887. Though the poem was written for the auction, by the time the Statue of ...
- Poetry, aphorisms or just little nuggets?
are they aphorisms or is that poetry? Answers Sarah Manguso ... I'm seldom bored at home, but I'm often bored while travelling. At home, where my daily routine is automatic enough that I can almost ignore it, I'm free to think about what I want.â€
- Memorial Day 2016: Inspirational Prayers for Sunday Church Service - Heavy.com
Heavy.comMemorial Day 2016: Inspirational Prayers for Sunday Church ServiceHeavy.comIt's the Sunday before Memorial Day, and most churches will focus their sermon to to honor our troops, fallen soldiers, and veterans. Be inspired with these prayers written for Sunday Memorial Day services. Memorial Day is a federal holiday to be ...and more »