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- In the Garden: Romantic gardens are paradises built for love
These imaginative and picturesque passages of poetry and prose in turn kindled a deep longing for grace, beauty and enduring love. And this longing ended up being expressed in the physical form through gardens and landscapes. The romantic English poets ...
- Swede's poetry won him Nobel in 2011
Tomas Transtroemer, the Swedish poet and translator who was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in literature, has died. He was 83.
- Popstar of poetry
Kaur's process is different for spoken word and internet poetry. "I would write long four-page poems and found that they were not as accepted in print as they were in spoken word. So, I would find the part that really made my stomach turn and put that out."
- Poetry Pharmacy webchat â€“ William Sieghart's prescriptions for the time-poor, love-rich, hectic and more
William Sieghart of the much-loved Poetry Pharmacy handed out stanzas for your struggles, offering you salve whether youâ€™re hopeless, homesick or lonely in love
- The Great Benefits of Encouragement
Keep thoughts of hopelessness away. A great way to be joyful and be at peace is to listen to music. Soft melodies and inspirational pieces. Reading poetry or writing poetry. Try to think about the good. Situations which offer laughter and generate smiles.
- Writersâ€™ Forum, Kuwait conducted Monthly Meeting
At the monthly meeting of the Writersâ€™ Forum, Kuwait (WFK) held at the residence of Mr. Ali Chougle & Mrs. Maimuna Chougle on the 26th of Mayâ€™17, some very insightful and beautiful wordsâ€”in poetry and prose, were presented by its members. The beauty ...
- Poetry night dispels myths of stuttering
It was like picking which battles to fight.â€ Woodworth was one of the speakers at a poetry night hosted by the Lang Stuttering Institute Student Leadership Organization. The speakers included both people who stuttered and people with no stuttering problems.
- Magic of Nizamâ€™s music mesmerizes audience
... this understanding goes to Ustad Nizam who not only developed taste for ghazals but also inculcated the philosophy of Urdu poetry. He is truly Shahenshah of Urdu Ghazal of Deccan.â€ Paying tribute to Nizamâ€™s singing he said, â€œNizam touched the ...
- '99 Poems' is Dana Gioia's celebration of the human endeavor
Gioia, the former head of the National Endowment for the Arts, sent shock waves through the poetry world with his 1991 essay in The Atlantic titled â€œCan Poetry Matter?â€ Today 99 Poems: New & Selected serves to reenforce Gioiaâ€™s reputation as one of ...
- Monthly Short Story Winner: Dragons
Or not. You never know what our writers are going to come up with! 1. This must be prose or poetry. 2. Must contain one or more dragons of any flavour you like. They should be crucial to the story. A dragon always influences the world around it.
- Marshwood students helping younger students learn
Every Thursday afternoon since November, these teens have been supporting children who are working to increase their literacy skills. The students have worked on reading and writing poetry, literacy activity books and reading books by Mo Willems.
- Activist Amir Sulaiman performs faith-based poetry
The Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life brought artist and activist Amir Sulaiman to campus Monday night for the annual K. Brooke Anderson Lecture. Sulaiman, a Harvard Fellow who has performed around the world alongside artists including Kanye West ...
- Transgender Teen Killed in Georgia; 14th Trans Murder Victim of 2017
Friends said she was outgoing and loved to sing; she also wrote poetry. A â€œperson of interestâ€ in her death is being held on unrelated charges, police told the Express-News. The person has not been officially designated a suspect, and police have not ...
- Weekend Shots by Verna â€“ Journey of Omkaraâ€™s life Part 28
They make next plan. Gauri is sad by Omkaraâ€™s act. She is hugging and sleeping on her LuLu lost in thoughts. She say, LuLu.. Iâ€™m so confused.. why did he not give me that gift with Shayari.. it means Iâ€™m not his loved one? Donâ€™t he like me?
- Kaia Katerâ€™s music is beautiful proof that banjos arenâ€™t just for hillbillies and the Confederacy
I think singing so many songs about trumpets heralding the arrival of death [has] committed me to not being a lightweight in my writing, to not shy away from those concepts and to embrace the gothic nature of Southern poetry and Southern writing.