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- Baby boomers, it's time to pass the torch
Abraham Lincoln moved into the White House shortly after his 52nd birthday and guided the nation through a terrible ... the physics of Einstein, the poetry of Keats, the music of Lennon and McCartney. Admittedly, leadership is not a simple matter of ...
- Girls Write Pittsburgh is helping local kids explore their creativity and themselves
They have a therapist who works with the group and offers guidance for the heavier issues. The group was inspired to try writing poems after receiving tickets to a March lecture in Pittsburgh by writer Roxane Gay. â€œAt first, they werenâ€™t sure they ...
- POEM: 'The first thing I read is the newspaper'
Now you see why the paper means so very much to me! â€¢ TO SUBMIT POEMS, mail your piece to The Times newsroom or email email@example.com. Please include a short paragraph about yourself and why you wrote the poem. A photo of yourself also is welcome.
- Eclectic picnic: Paul Muldoon's feast of poetry and prose
Showman: Paul Muldoon is poetry editor at The New Yorker Emotional power: Camille O'Sullivan will perform on September 3 SiobhÃ¡n Brett There's a YouTube clip of a poetry reading given in 2010 by the poet Paul Muldoon. In it, the Pulitzer Prize-winner ...
- A poet who talks in riddles
For Narang, discordant streak inherent in poetry is nothing but a safety valve through which the society expresses its surreptitious penchant for erotic pleasure. Amir Khusroâ€™s poems written in a language very close to Hindi/Urdu cannot be judged from ...
- Susan Miles Gulbransen: Important Book Trivia
Not according to figures recently put out by the American Booksellers Association ... Newly named 22nd U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy Smith, 45, points out how poetry can help balance our current world engulfed in technology and media. Raised in Northern ...
- Musicals, Poetry and Puppies are Happening This Weekend In Hampton Roads
Come out and experience young, spoken word artists who will showcase their original poetry. Listen to powerful stories and ... Go to www.norfolkspca.org and complete the online application by April 30.
- Doctor Strange; Endless Poetry; The Young Offenders and more â€“ review
Benedict Cumberbatch makes for an odd superhero in a feast of enjoyable claptrap, while Alejandro Jodorowsky offers exhausting yet exhilarating visions â€œStrangeâ€ is not an adjective that slots very comfortably into the lexicon of Marvel movies.
- El Paso Public Library Opens Poetry Contest for Students
All selected poems will be published in an official poetry contest booklet. The deadline for entries is Saturday, April 22. For more information, including rules, visit the El Paso Public Library website.
- BBNaijaâ€™s Miyonse is dating and heâ€™s writing poems for â€˜someoneâ€™, and itâ€™s â€˜TBossâ€™
BBNaijaâ€™s Miyonse, is in love with an unknown woman and our handsome celebrity Chef have already taken to Instagram, to pen down a romantic poem to this â€˜unknown ladyâ€™. Though Miyonse never disclosed who he wrote this poem to, as the poem didnâ€™t ...
- Fathers by Sam Miller review â€“ generous memoir of a family affair
When in his early 80s he really was ill, with cancer, his son Sam, a writer and foreign correspondent with the BBC, returned to the family home in Chelsea to ... would gather at Karlâ€™s bedside for coffee, poetry, laughter and reminiscence.
- Forthcoming: Gustavo PÃ©rez Firmatâ€™s â€œSin lengua, deslenguadoâ€
Gustavo PÃ©rez Firmatâ€™s new book Sin lengua, deslenguadoâ€”a collection of prose and poetryâ€”will be published this September ... that it is difficult to imagine a life away from North American culture and the English language but, at the same time ...
- Celebrating Black Poetry and 20 Years of Cave Canem - Timesonline.com
Celebrating Black Poetry and 20 Years of Cave CanemTimesonline.comReadings of critically acclaimed poets Duriel E. Harris, Tychimba Jess, Camille Rankine and Danez Smith. Parental discretion advised because of adult language and content, Presented by Pitt's Center for African American Poetry and Poetics. Cave Canem ...
- Union County celebrates Arbor Day with poetry contest and free trees for schools
In recognition of Arbor Day 2014, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is once again partnering with the Shade Tree Advisory Board to sponsor the annual Young Writers of Union County Poetry Contest and free tree giveaway for Union County Schools.
- Chris Cornell Of Soundgardenâ€™s Dark Musical Poetry Was A Profound Solace In Dark Times [Opinion]
The following article is entirely the opinion of Kim McLendon and does not reflect the views of the Inquisitr. The loss of Chris Cornell of Soundgarden is a tremendous one for the worldâ€™s music and poetry lovers. Cornell was a master of the art of ...