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- Local poets co-write book
â€œWe feel that rhyming poems move the reader easily through the thoughts and emotions being conveyed,â€ he said, adding that rhymes are easy to read and fun to write. â€œWe hope people feel love, hope, forgivenessâ€ through our poems, Tom said.
- Parodies and Piss Takes: New Release
Before you shake your head and wonder why I suddenly think Iâ€™m a poet, I want to say that I use the term poem extremely loosely simply because I donâ€™t have a better word for it. Itâ€™s more of a collection of funny rhymes than deep meaningful poems.
- Carly Rae Jepsen Hasn't Earned Your Scholarly Scrutiny
The Gabfestâ€™s three critics, led by Stephen Metcalf, have wandered the Whitney Museum, marked the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman ... in pop criticism as â€œodeâ€ and â€œelegyâ€ in poetry. Perhaps these very smart adults needed finer hairs to split.
- The January Children
What follows is a deeply personal collection of poems that describe the experience of navigating the postcolonial world as a stranger in oneâ€™s own land. The January Children depicts displacement and longing while also questioning accepted truths about ...
- Poetry evenings kick off on Friday
Poetry is returning to the Brac in the form of monthly poetry nights at the public library. A new series is scheduled to take place the last Friday of each month at 7 p.m. The first session is Friday, Jan. 27. â€œSince 2014 itâ€™s had its stops and starts ...
- Winnipeg teen's designer clothes hitting runway 'for the kids'
An upcoming fashion show courtesy of two teen Winnipeg designers comes with an inspirational ... piecesâ€“is actually a grander fusion of fashion, dance, live art, and poetry, which, in addition to being entertaining, Smallwood hopes will encourage other ...
- Dear Mother - Poem by Sarah Louise Persson
Standing in the doorway of the chapel where she lay, I gazed upon the people, some not seen until today, I'd known that she was wonderful, an angel given life, She always had a way with hearts, the ideal friend, mother, wife.
- Wise Old King
This poem reflects many of the emotions and experiences in my own life. I grew up in a rich family but have had many devistating problems and much emotional pain. I thought I would reflect this in poetic form.
- Indie prog-rock band Parvaaz are all kinds of soul-stirring
Maybe itâ€™s the large soundscapes and riffs that sound mellow and mosh-worthy all at once. Maybe itâ€™s the supple syllables of their Urdu poetry. Or maybe itâ€™s the potent cocktail of Khalid Ahmedâ€™s soaring vocals, Kashif Iqbalâ€™s guitar-shredding ...
- Designer of Gord Downieâ€™s suits raises money with keychains built from leftovers
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward TORONTO â€” Keychains made from scraps of leather used to tailor Gord Downieâ€™s eye-catching metallic suits were a hot item online Friday ... Tragically Hipâ€™s â€œMan Machine Poemâ€ tour, came up with the idea ...
- Cambridge University professor who shared 'extremely graphic' child rape fantasies online and had 2,000 illegal images of youngsters including one of a BABY walks free from ...
A Cambridge University poetry professor who had more than 2,000 child abuse images - including one of a baby - has walked free from court. Professor Simon Jarvis, 53, was found with the vile images on various computers and in online accounts when his city ...
- Want a Sneak Peak of the Stupey Cabin?
FREE to attend. The Stupey Cabin is entering the last ... or some aspect of its history or the people connected to it. Highland Park Poetry offers a cash prize contest ($25/1st Place, $15/2nd Place, $10/3rd Place). The DEADLINE is September 7.
- Childrenâ€™s book writers extend reach with dynamic library workshops
For Cathy Castelli, an aspiring childrenâ€™s book author from Delray Beach ... Sweeney shared the story of her poetry collection, WAKE UP, and read selected poems. South Florida SCBWI Meeting Volunteers Mindy Weiss of Delray Beach and Marjetta Geerling ...
- Amber Tamblyn welcomes first child with husband David Cross
and also included the inspirational hashtag #TheFutureIsFemale. The couple tied the knot in 2012. RELATED: 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' cast reunites â€” see the photo! Tambyn, who's published several books of poetry, announced she and Cross ...
- If Trump kills arts funding, what would get hurt here? Not what you think, says ASC president
Thatâ€™s how you could have a Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Nevada (at the Western Folklife Center) or the Penland School of Crafts, teaching indigenous techniques in North Carolina.â€ The death of the NEA would be felt slowly and subtly in Charlotte.