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- Poetic writing an invigorating experience
INVIGORATING. It is the one word used to describe Audrey Sorensen's experience in Gabriella Salmon's poetry writing class. Ms Sorensen was one of 15 motivated people who attended Ms Salmon's class which was part of Lines in the Sand festival. "I spent 31 ...
- Kentâ€™s Last Exit Books Hosts Round-Robin Open Poetry Reading
In the mood to share your poetry and listen to others do the same? If youâ€™re anywhere near Kent, youâ€™ll want to heard over to Last Exit Books for the monthly Friday Open Poetry Reading, now in its 35 th year. Itâ€™s an in-the-round kind of deal, with ...
- Summer Reading: Two Caribbean Young Adult Novels from Blue Banyan Books
Meanwhile, here is a taster for you now from Blouse and Skirt/Blue Banyan Booksâ€¦ Get your teens reading this summer with these ... Do you know about Blue Banyanâ€™s anthology of Jamaican poetry, In This Breadfruit Kingdom, which was launched recently ...
- Outlander â€“ New Poetry Contest! Sharpen Up Your Limerick Skills!
It seems like just about every year, I have a birthday. Iâ€™m not quite sure how to stop this, but to make myself feel better about it, Iâ€™ve run a poetry contest the last couple of years. So I figured, itâ€™s that time again, letâ€™s go for it!
- The moon of Deccan still shines
She wrote fine Urdu poetry under the tutelage of her instructor Khush-hal Khan. Actor Ratika Sant Keswani mentioned the splendour showered on her saying, â€œChhatti ki khichdi haathhiyon par aayi thhiâ€ which means that food for her birth rituals was ...
- William Carlos Williams and Jim Jarmusch in Paterson â€” The Poem as a Way of Life
Imagine pitching this idea to a Hollywood producer: â€œItâ€™s a film about a week in the life of a New Jersey bus driver who writes poetry, heâ€™s living with a lovely woman and her English bulldog and when he goes out at night to walk the dog, he stops by ...
- Religion digest
The Center for Spiritual Oneness, 300 Oaklawn, corner of 3rd street, will hear Kai Coggins speak on "Inspirational and Enlightening Poetry" at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. For information, call 501-467-5775. The Church of Divine Intervention, 2818 Park Ave.,
- POEM: 'You'll have a picnic for everyone'
LORENA ROBINSON lives in La Salle. 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.
- The Turkish Novel That Refuses to Die
Freely suggests itâ€™s because they couldnâ€™t understand why an imminent socialist writer, known for challenging the state through his powerful fiction and poetry, chose to write ... It has that gothic wind going through it. The novel is the only place ...
- I didnâ€™t know how scared Iâ€™d be: A poem about motherhood
But would I turn back the clock? Would I change a single thing? Of course not, my little one, but Iâ€™d love a long lie-inâ€¦ This poem was originally published on Helen Farmerâ€™s Facebook page â€” The Mothership.
- Tossing Lines: Dylanâ€™s Nobel is American poetry, not just blowing in the wind
The book looks through a microscope ... For two thousand years, their poetry has fired the minds and imaginations of philosophers and poets, painters, sculptors and musicians, dreamers and lovers,â€ just as Bob Dylan has done in modern times.
- Songs, poetry sung for communal harmony in Lucknow
Holding placards that read 'Muslim lives matter' and 'You don't have to like me, respect my rights', songs of harmony composed by Kabir along with poetry were sung on Lucknow's iconic street. The entire event was streamed online through social media.
- Corrymeela leader reflects on life of Martin McGuinness
PÃ¡draig Ã“ Tuama the leader of the Corrymeela community, the Christian centre for peace and reconciliation ... It hadn't been long since he'd shaken the hand of the Queen. I'd written a poem about that handshake and, to my surprise, he quoted some of ...
- Poetry after Auschwitz â€“ Who was Else Dormitzer?
They opened their extensive private family archive to her, including poetry and diaries from Theresienstadt. Alfersâ€™ German-language book weiter schreiben. Leben und Lyrik der Else Dormitzer (Hentrich & Hentrich, 2015) made Dormitzerâ€™s Holocaust ...
- Write Stuff: Local Authors In Glastonbury, New London, R.J. Julia
Winners will read their original poems on the festival's closing night ... where he coordinates the MFA in Creative and Professional Writing. Information: charteroakreadings.blogspot.com/ or 860-508-2810. Author Fair In Glastonbury On Sunday, March ...