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- â€˜Poetry Slamâ€™ Workshop, Performance at Qatar National Library
Qatar National Library (QNL), in collaboration with the German Embassy Doha and the Goethe-Institut Gulf Region, will hold a three-day â€˜Poetry Slamâ€™ workshop from 18 â€“ 20 March, leading to a final performance on 21 March, as part of Qatar Germany ...
- Teen of the Week: Arundel High senior leads by example
The teen is part of Arundel's AVID Student Leadership Team which ... At Old Mill, Desmond's group recited slam poetry about how AVID has helped them achieve their goals. Back at Arundel, they repeated their performance for their classmates.
- Analysis of Poem "Safe In Their Alabaster Chambers" by Emily Dickinson
Safe In Their Alabaster Chambers is a poem that focuses on the resurrection of those who have led humble christian lives. It has strong religious and natural imagery and contains Emily Dickinson's trademark simple yet sophisticated hidden messages of irony ...
- Morristown woman looks to inspire through poetry, books
Morristown woman looks to inspire through poetry, books Through her first book of poetry, Lynne McEniry hopes to inspire others to face adversity and find their own sense of community. Check out this story on dailyrecord.com: http://dailyre.co/2kke5vI
- 22nd death anniversary of renowned poet Mohsin Naqvi observed
ISLAMABAD: The 22nd death anniversary of renowned Urdu poet Mohsin Naqvi was ... Mohsin did not only write romantic poetry but also mastered the art of writing on human nature and against the wicked rulers of the world. He was among one of the ...
- â€˜Poetry has always been a compulsion through my lifeâ€™: Bina Sarkar Ellias
I love how brevity has been incorporated into your poetry to bring out the essence of what you are trying to say, like in the poem above. Tell me about how you came to this particular format, and some of the poets whose style influenced your own.
- Ruby Tandoh: â€˜I want to remind people that itâ€™s fine to enjoy a ready mealâ€™
Iâ€™ve got lots of cookbooks, as you can imagine â€“ I keep them downstairs â€“ and then thereâ€™s a jumble of novels, nonfiction and poetry on the shelves upstairs ... I was allowed to talk about My Big Fat Greek Wedding and all these pop-culture references.
- Editorâ€™s Picks: Celebrating Black Authors
A resonant new collection of poetry from Adrian Matejka, author of The Big Smoke, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Map is Matejkaâ€™s fourth poetry collection, navigating tensions between race, geography and poverty.
- Children's Book Author, Karen Ann Smythe Second Book Release
Finally, a few years ago, she chronicled the incident in the children's book, "Fredrick the Butterfly ... I never used to like to write. I wrote a little poetry and drew when I was little." While Fredrick the butterfly may have entered her life a quarter ...
- Sagittarius: Your love horoscope - August 14
The ecstatic kind of romantic love associated with poetry or fairy tales combines with a very earthy passion today. Party invitations may be plentiful, but you and your significant other may just want to spend the evening alone together, celebrating in ...
- Frederick Smock Inducted as Kentucky Poet Laureate
Joined by fellow writers, friends, students, teachers and state dignitaries, Frederick Smock was inducted as the Kentucky Poet Laureate for 2017-18, May 1 at the Old State Capitol in Frankfort. Kentuckyâ€™s poet laureate is selected biennially and is ...
- Film Review: 'The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berry' - Variety
VarietyFilm Review: 'The Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berry'VarietyEqual parts hagiographic biography and heartland celebration, â€œThe Seer: A Portrait of Wendell Berryâ€ should be of interest to passionate devotees of the film's subject â€” an award-winning poet, essayist, novelist and farmer noted for his environmental ...and more »
- Flash Fiction: A list of places to submit your work
100 words for your story â€¦ no more or no less. Tell a story, write a prose poem, pen a slice of your memoir, or try your hand at an essay. You get 100 wordsâ€”exactly 100 wordsâ€”which is both the pain and the pleasure here. Itâ€™s short, you tell yourself.
- 10 ways to get out, enjoy great Phoenix weather
Visit just about any park in town to see what's blooming. Brittlebush, poppies, lupines and more are bursting open across the Valley. Lost Dutchman State Park in Apache Junction is always reliable. Try the Jacob's Crosscut or Siphon Draw trails. Maricopa ...