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- How many winning books from the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards have you read?
There are 19 categories ranging from horror to humor, poetry to picture books, and every literary genre in between. Almost 4 million votes were cast this year! And this week, the winners were announced.
- Friends Read Friendsâ€™ Poems
Check out this new feature at HTLMGIANT in which a friend offers their thoughts on the poems of a friend. In the first installment Ana Bozicevic writes about Amy Kingâ€™s poem â€œMen By the Lips of Women.â€ Amy doesnâ€™t remember writing this poem.
- Valentine's Day Panel discusses religion and love
Associate Professor Talat Halman opened the panel by reading Sufi poetry. The erotic metaphors describing a relationship with God in the poems serve to make god more tangible, he said. Assistant Professor Pamela Jones described a wedding tradition ...
- The Poetâ€™s Brother, or â€˜A death in the familyâ€™: the experience of mourning and commemoration in the Sassoon family
Almost fifty years after his death Siegfried Sassoon continues to exert a powerful ... Siegfried himself attempted to resolve his feelings about the loss of his brother via poetry but his subsequent effort, dated 18 December 1915, entitled â€˜Brothers ...
- High School Poetry Contest Winners Announced
Winners of the Santa Barbara County Art Commissionâ€™s 11th Annual Poetry Out Loud Competition with the judges and Emcee. (L to R) Chryss Yost, DerekSportsman, Lorenz Dodson, Chloe Sheley, Sojourner Kincaid-Rolle, James Read,and Carol DiCanio. Photo by ...
- Why is the art of Urdu calligraphy dying?
The team also plans to curate a line-up of Urdu poetry performances. One of the highlights of the exhibition is Pehle Aap, a collaborative project between Mumbai-based artist Zeenat Kulavoor and Karachi-based self-taught street artist Sanki King (nee ...
- COWBOY POETRY: The Dappled Gray
My father pointed to the corral. â€œYou see that dappled gray? Iâ€™d like it if youâ€™d throw a saddle on his back today.â€ I queried. â€œWhereâ€™d you get the horse? Heâ€™s ugly as can be. Has he ever worn a saddle, and if no, heâ€™s not for me.â€ My ...
- Students share poetry inspired by Langston Hughes
Inspired by poet Langston Hughes, people shared poetry and songs Wednesday night for African-American Heritage Month. Hughes is known for being among the first to use jazz rhythms and dialect to depict the life of urban black people in his work.
- High School Students Use Poetry to Highlight Dangers of Distracted Driving
McDivitt Law Firm releases the video of a slam poem by students of Manitou High School that encourages everyone to â€œLook Up.â€ (PRWeb April 09, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12637029.htm
- Joyful Noise Carson Childrenâ€™s Choir to begin Spring session Jan. 22
Joyful Noise Carson Childrenâ€™s Choir, directed by Nancy Jones and accompanied ... using Pulitzer Prize-nominated poet David Lee's poem "Silver City Dawn Psalm" as its focus. Happy Thursday, Carson City. Today has plenty to offer, it just depends on ...
- Poems from the heart
As far as he can remember, he has been writing poems since he was 14. It served as a healing mechanism for him. The young student endeavours to record many things that happen in his life on a daily basis. If you were to know his family background then you ...
- What is This Is The Place? Tony Walshâ€™s poem to Manchester which he performed as Longfella at terror attack vigil
Hereâ€™s what we know about his poem, This Is The Placeâ€¦ Tony Walsh was asked to read ... recessions, depressions, and dark times. But we keep fighting back with Greater Manchester spirit. Northern grit, Northern wit, and Greater Manchesterâ€™s lyrics.
- Poetry Sunday: Chuck Madansky
Chuck Madansky reads his poem, "Only Long." Listen Listening... 1:20 Poetry by Chuck Madansky Chuck Madansky is the grandfather of six and has been a psychotherapist in private practice on Cape Cod since 1984. His poetry has been published in several ...
- Lady Gaga Honors Late Aunt Who Inspired Her Fourth Album Joanne on Anniversary of Her Death
The death of herâ€¦ left a scar that never healed ... For the booklet of her 2008 debut album, TheFame, the Grammy winner included one of Joanneâ€™s poems, titled â€œFor a Moment,â€ that was never published while she was still alive.
- Beautiful Destination Wedding in Islamorada
This beach wedding right here is the stuff poems are made of. Caitlin and Zach made their way to Islamorada, a Florida island, for a destination beach wedding to rival all others. With Gianny Campos doing camera duty, Floral Fantasy arranging incredible ...