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- Pouya Ahmadi uses typography to â€œbridge the gap between poetry, performance and space"
His most recent project, a newspaper for the Festival of Poets Theater, sees the designer reducing his process even more, using only a black and white colour palette. A collaboration with Chicago-based publishers, Green Lantern Press, art space Sector 2337 ...
- Amber Tamblyn faces her own demons writing poetry in 'Dark Sparkler'
Brittany Murphy was found unconscious in her shower, sick with pneumonia, four different drugs in her system. The actress' death in 2009 was sudden and mysterious and ugly, but posthumous magazine covers showed her looking glamorous, her struggles hidden.
- A Poet's Daughter: Finding Solace In My Father's Words
My father was not good at dealing with emotions, especially grief. When asked what he would most like in his obituary, my mother said that people should read his poems, as "that is where he lives." I think that's where he did much of his emotional living ...
- Could you be the next Tacoma poet laureate?
Nguyen will hand over the title to the new laureate at a free poetry event April 29. Applications and information about the position are available at cityoftacoma.org/poet.
- At last! Morrissey goes down in celluloid history
like countless crippling shy teens, takes refuge in poetry and music as he fumbles his way through lifeâ€™s minor victories and defeats and eventually wills himself into existence. When we first see him, Morrissey is, indeed, 16, clumsy and shy.
- Poetra Asantewa on what poetry means to her
Ghanaian Spoken Word artiste Poetra Asantewa had a chat with the folks at The Authenticity Project (TAP) about her career. Asantewa spoke about what poetry means to her, quitting her job as a Network and Systems Administrator to pursue writing and poetry ...
- How to Easily Add Poetry to Your Homeschool Subjects
I have added a snippet above of the table contents for you to peek at. By breaking each element of poetry down into a chapter, you and your children have more than enough time to relish each word, line and punctuation. Poetry unlike reading prose calls for ...
- Unwinding With Friends - Poem by Etienne Charilaou
All is well when friends share and tell. Ice-cold blasts a friend's warmth will dispel. On this sunless afternoon beaten by strong winds, I sit inside listening to the Cocteau Twins. My head almost spins though I'm sober.
- Asian-American icons and poetry
Each week, over 65 percent of the 27,000 students, faculty and staff at Stanford read The Stanford Daily. Click to learn more about advertising with us in print and online. Stanford Daily headlines: 1/31/2017 - https://t.co/uG0OgstH61: 2 days ago ...
- The Forgotten History of Teen Angels, the Cult Underground Zine That Documented Cholo Culture
In the 1994 cult classic movie Mi Vida Loca, the chola character known as Sad Girl describes Teen Angels ... passionate poem written by a Chicano inmate, complemented by a fine-line pen drawing of praying hands. She immediately falls in love.
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- Prince Henrik sent home to Fredensborg Palace to live out his final hours
Henrik walked his dogs in the adjacent public park and the castle has seen scores of royal wedding parties, banquets and state ... Born in Paris, he has pursued interests in poetry and wine-making, often at the expense of regular royal duties.
- David Biespielâ€™s Poetry Wire: 21 Poems That Shaped America (Pt. 10): â€œThe Godsâ€
From the view of poetry that orbits around historical movements and groupings ... restoring the natural habitat and publishing a book of poems every few years. His new writing resembled farming. Each book a new planting among the elements: earth, wind ...
- Poet's Notebook: The secret lives of trees
Itâ€™s complicated, but trees are our friends. The first time we walked up our narrow brick pathway in Driftwood, Jeanne began breathing heavily. At first I thought her hyperventilation was caused by the old house with its casement windows, and imagined ...
- Monday to Friday February Half-Term Fun for Kids in Bristol!
From Viking storytelling to butter churning, holiday clubs to LEGO sessions, poetry workshops to pizza making, hereâ€™s the full line-up of fun for kids from Monday 13th to Friday 17th February on Bristol Mum! A free storytime session for kids with a ...