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- Poetry slam empowers women to speak their minds
In honor of Womenâ€™s History Month, the Student Activities Council coordinated Spoke HER Word, a poetry slam and open forum, hosted by Untamed Tongues. The event was held at Big Mommaâ€™s Coffee and Espresso Bar on Tuesday, March 7. The purpose of this ...
- Feature: Ancient Chinese poetry inspires and delights contemporary Spanish poet
In factï¼Œ readers can easily recognize the Chinese philosophy of life and literary images in the more than 40 poems that make up Moya's collection "Impedimenta." The poems are in deliberate imitation of the Chinese poets. He said in one poem emulating Tao ...
- Trump the poet? Who knew!
Now those words by the new U.S. President have been put together as a â€œcollection of poetryâ€ in Norway. Who knew? Trump the poet? â€œWhat Trump says is closer to poetry and fiction than to reality,â€ said the Norwegian man who created the collection, ...
- Happy Birthday Wishes for Sister, Funny Messages & Pictures
Funny Message Images From Brother Happy Birthday Wishes for Sister, Funny Message Images From Brother Happy Birthday Poems for Best Friend, Short Poetry, Funny Bday Poem for Friends Happy Birthday Poems for Best Friend, Short Poetry, Funny Bday Poem for ...
- â€˜Le Moulinâ€™ gives a voice to Taiwanese poets who wrote under Japanâ€™s colonial rule
romantic writers like Osamu Dazai wrote fiction that praised Japanese machismo (at least on the surface) for fear of imprisonment under the infamous Peace Preservation Law. Le Moulin disbanded, though the poets continued to write secretly in their homes.
- Poetry Out Loud Regional Finalists named
Poetry Out Loud is organized by the National Endowment for the ... During the competition, there are two rounds of recitation in which students must perform one poem written pre-20th century, and one poem that consists of 25 lines or fewer.
- CALLERI: Cynthia Nixon delivers visual poetry in 'A Quiet Passion'
Less than a dozen poems by Emily Dickinson were published in her lifetime. After her death in 1886, her family released more, but certainly not all, of Dickinsonâ€™s 1,800 works, although many of the passages were unsparingly edited â€“ words and phrases ...
- American Writer Spotlight: Catherine Pierce
From her wonderful collections to the many reasons why I think her poetry is lovely, youâ€™ll walk away with one ... â€œPierce knows that we lovely and sad humans are built of want and the memory of want. Each of us is a â€˜river burst into flame.â€™
- Calling all cowboy poets
NEW ORLEANS â€” Cattlemen and women with originality and a flair for poetry have a chance to win a trip to the ... Trade Show in New Orleans by participating in a Cowboy Poetry Contest being held in conjunction with the 2018 Phoenix event.
- Poetic duo tied the knot after being brought together by rhyme - Lancashire Telegraph
Lancashire TelegraphPoetic duo tied the knot after being brought together by rhymeLancashire Telegraph"It had come straight out of the show room. "There were a few readings of poetry at the wedding too." The couple, who live in Edenfield have won many awards for their work, producing poems about computers, internet, growing old, being henpecked ...and more »
- Peek inside erotic magazine Odiseoâ€™s very NSFW tenth issue
Barcelona-based magazine Odiseo is devoted to ripping up the erotica rulebook and replacing it with a ... our favourite photographers of the moment paired with fiction, essays, poetry and prose, with photographers and authors â€œdelv[ing] deep into ...
- Wedding Ring Finger: Why Do We Wear It on the Left Hand?
The story of wearing your wedding ring on the left hand can be traced back to ancient ... These round tokens sometimes had short love-poem inscriptions on their insides or outsides. As we've noted, the contemporary ring's purpose and design spans the ...
- The Chinese literary sensation who moved to Mayo for love
When she was born her parents and grandparents named her after a quote from an ancient Chinese poem in the hopes that its poetic tones ... When she began publishing short stories and novels in her late teens, Yan decided to use her online pen name for ...
- Anita Labelle's New Book "Poems to Touch the Heart" is a Heartwarming Book Containing Poems About Family, Friends, Heaven, and Cancer
Recent release "Poems to Touch the Heart" from Page Publishing author Anita Labelle is a gripping book with awe-inspiring poems that tells readers about God's presence throughout the seasons of both happiness and sorrow in their respective lives.
- Fatherâ€™s Flower Girls
I recall the day my dad took this picture of my sister and me. I was like most kids, not thrilled to be photographed, but our dad insisted on it. He compared us to the phlox that were blooming near our driveway, naming us his â€œFlower Girls.â€