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- Saratoga Teen Wins National Poetry Contest
Aashna Belenje, a teenager from Saratoga who's an 8th grade student at Redwood Middle School is 1 of 5 winners in a national poetry contest. SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CA -- Aashna Belenje, a teenager from Saratoga who's an eighth grade student at Redwood Middle ...
- World Poetry Day: These 10 poems by ROSHESH SARABHAI will make you ROFL
Right from shrandaanjali he wrote for Popat kaka to his description of Momma's purse, his poems would make you make cringe a littles, but mostly make you laugh a lot. So, let's take a trip down the memory lane on World... Tuesday, March 21 (3/21) is World ...
- Book Riot Insidersâ€™ Most Anticipated Books of December 2017
By turns hilarious, filthy, and brutally honest, The Last Black Unicorn shows the world who Tiffany Haddish really isâ€”humble, grateful, down-to-earth, and funny as hell ... and compassionate voice. The poems of Witch Wife are spells, obsessive ...
- Dil Bole Oberoi is Ishqbaaz's spin-off; 5 TV characters that deserve their own series
Roshes Sarabhai (played by Rajesh Kumar) is hilarious for a number of reasons; his voice, his funny poems, his love for his mother and intense dislike for his father. The list is endless. Who wouldn't love to watch Roshes Sarabhai's (mis)adventures on ...
- What veteransâ€™ poems can teach us about healing on Memorial Day
For the visitor, the memorial becomes â€œan opened book,â€ a place where â€œA word loses its ability to conjure / trapped inside a black mirror.â€ The words are â€œnames,â€ which â€œcould be lines / of poems or a grocery list. / They could be just lines.â€
- Rockland celebrates the life and poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay
ROCKLAND â€” Rockland celebrates one of its own with the Millay Arts and Poetry Festival, with readings, an original play and live music throughout downtown, all designed to offer insight into the life and circumstances of the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet.
- Combating gender-based violence
The forum will be used as a way to tackle the issue of gender ... Charles said that the event will include dance, theatre and spoken word poetry. Each performance will highlight an aspect of gender-based violence, while engaging the public and making ...
- Between Two Best Friends
When I was at school, I sat inbetween two best friends. They would pass notes over me talk over me. Like I didn't exist. Like they didn't care. Written in past but tells the story of the present. The life of sitting between two best friends of your own.
- Towards Indian Consciousness by PCK Prem
If he is sad about the fate of man now ... the white man gained momentum with an enlightened but subdued political awakening.â€™ â€˜Indian English poetry was limited to the elite of society and after city-life became a craze with the educated people ...
- TOYS: A DARK FAIRY TALE to Make NYC Premiere at 59E59 Theaters
59E59 Theaters will present the NYC premiere of TOYS: A Dark Fairy Tale, written by Saviana Stanescu and ... Her published books of poetry and drama include The New York Plays, Aliens with Extraordinary Skills, Waxing West, Google Me!,
- Friendship Poems - Poems For Friendship - ! Love And Friendship
these the cruel concerns, observers note, that press upon our current consciousness. To name mind's enemies is good for mind: for straightway, two arch-fiends themselves reveal: separation, and false sense of loss.
- Taking Poetry Down From Its Ivory Tower
If youâ€™ve ever wished you were able to sit in on a poetry reading at Lawrence Ferlinghettiâ€™s City Lights bookstore in San Francisco circa 1957, the age of the beatniks, a time when poetry came down from its lofty heights and mingled with the people of ...
- 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
- Poetry expressed in dance at Oklahoma City University
John Bedford, dean of OCU's Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Arts Management, and Jo Rowan, chairman of the OCU dance school and founder of the American Spirit Dance Company, are quite a team. Since 1981, the American Spirit Dance Company has ...
- Totality, poem by Katy Konrad (ME, AT 17 Poetry and Prose Series)
In case we damaged our eyes. Teenagers, with badly applied eyeliner And appliqued stars adorning our cheeks. Pink hair mascara streaked my mid length locks. My friend carried a Gonzo bag. NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: I was inspired by the Solar Eclipse in 2015 ...