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- New British drama plus new seasons of Death in Paradise, Miss Fisher & more staring 4/17 on KLRU Q
Hit BBC crime drama Death in Paradise is back to warm us all up with a sixth ... Atmospheric and disturbing, this is a detective drama of poetry and scale, a story of blood, soil and belonging. This is Hinterland.â€œ
- Easy Ways to Keep Celebrating National Poetry Month After It Ends
... line or phrase in a poem and think, â€œI wish I could force everyone to read this?â€ Well, you can! Why not tweet, snap, gram, etc., a line you love every week? Check out poetry-themed Twitter accounts like this Langston Hughes one for inspiration.
- French President penned a birthday poem for 13-year-old British girl who loves the Eiffel Tower
Macron often highlights his fondness for literature and the arts. On Tuesday, during a visit to the eastern city of Strasbourg, he sang with an amateur chorus at the opera house. Twitterati couldnâ€™t hold back their excitement and fell in love with the ...
- Rachel Danielle Peterson Releases Debut Collection of Poetry 'A Girl's A Gun'
Her lyrical poetry illuminates the things we keep in the dark with haunting imagery and originality, bringing a fresh perspective to an unsung community. Peterson's debut collection of poetry, A Girl's A Gun, chronicles one girl's growth and exploration of ...
- Why Writing Poetry Is the Perfect Coping Mechanism for My Anxiety
When you have anxiety, it can sometimes be hard to remember that not everything in your life is terrible all the time. And it can also be hard not to collapse and break down into tears because you do not want to feel this way anymore. Anxiety is different ...
- How to read a Cy Twombly
Jacobus, who evidently never met or corresponded with Twombly (1928-2011), sensibly begins with a posthumous survey of the library left in his house in Gaeta, Italy, which contains a wealth of classical, Romantic and modern poetry, in English or English ...
- Press Release: 2017 EJK Book Award
Sunday at 6 oâ€™clock.â€ Intrigued, he poses the question â€œWhat is poetry?â€ to his friends in the parkâ€”a squirrel, a cricket, and other creaturesâ€”and in their answers, he finds his own. As author and illustrator, Archer combines simple text with ...
- Expressions and impact make a poem sublime: Saumya Choudhury
It is everywhere. When someone posts a Facebook profile photograph, they complement it with a four lines poetry quotation. The poets in India have been keen to find ways to share the verses they write with friends, family and a global online community.
- Nation commemorates 79th death anniversary of Allama Iqbal
He, later on, pursued the subject further by moving abroad for a doctorate degree. His poetry, most of which had messages for the youth, is still remembered. His work was spread so far that it was translated into many other languages. Although it was he ...
- POETRY REVIEW: MÃ³nica de la Torreâ€™s THE HAPPY END / ALL WELCOME
In â€œPositions Available,â€ the opening poem of MÃ³nica de la Torreâ€™s new collection ... it appeases those who believe a non-Christian and non-heteronormative is peak radicalismâ€”while also stymying the creation of a global anti-capitalist movement.
- Sigari Luckwell Publishes Second Poetry Collection
The book contains 32 poems Luckwell wrote over the past two years. The poemsâ€™ subjects include a poet in Dublin and a macaw that escaped from a local fish and chip shop. With her poems, Luckwell offers a glimpse into a wide range of emotions. She aims to ...
- Plato's views on poetry and tragedy in a critic way
Admirers of Plato are usually lovers of literary art. It is so because Plato wrote dramatic dialogues rather than didactic volumes and did so with rare literary skill. You would expect such a philosopher to place a high value on literary art, but Plato ...
- COLUMN: GHALIBâ€™S PRETTY WRONGS
Ironically, Ghalibâ€™s liberty raises its head only under unyielding aesthetic and intellectual control. Nobody in Urdu poetry made plurals of Persian infinitives â€” that is, plurals of a verb, not of a noun, something very hard to translate into Urdu.
- What is a Poemâ€™s Purpose and Why is Carefree Life of a Poet most Adored?
In the first two collections, one finds verses placed alongside prose. Sengupta stressed on the fact that he wanted to eliminate the apathy of a common reader towards poetry and thus a mix of prose and poetry was the immediate option. But poetry is ...
- Authors James G. Turner and Joy Juhasâ€™s newly released â€œJoyful Imaginationâ€ is a collection of touching poems.
James G. Turner Published by Christian Faith Publishing, this new book is a touching and thought-provoking collection of poems covering a variety of subjects the author held dear. These works enclosed are some of the last of the late author James G.