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44 min ago | Copenhagen Post
Retold in poetry by Hassan, and in prose by his teacher, it's turning out to be one of the most documented shags of all time A sexual relationship described in the written words of the participants has now landed one of the lovers in the crosshairs of the legal system.
44 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times
POETRY FESTIVAL: Palestinian poet Nader Hussein, organiser Anne Besford and poet John Berger at the launch of T Junction the Teesside International Poetry Festival, at mima, Middlesbrough.
4 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
Bill Austin, of Bute Road, Shadsworth, overcame arthritis to publish 'If You Don't Like Poetry Read This' with the help of his neighbour Amanda Chinery.
7 hrs ago | Parksville Qualicum News
Nanaimo's first poet laureate, Naomi Beth Wakan, will be doing a reading from her book of memoirs at the Qualicum Beach Library on Sept.
Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., has announced a new monthly poetry program for kids in grades 4 and 5. Want to create poetry in some fun and interesting ways.
With Edinburgh in full festival swing this month, I have enjoyed a selection of what's on offer and also various events and connections which refer back to this year's StAnza festival in March.
She felt a tugging on her heartstrings and was compelled to write. Thus began the journey of author Tammy Drayton, who just released her first book entitled, 'A Peace of Poetry'.
Former two-term U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey is placing her archive at Emory University, where she is an English professor and director of the Creative Writing Program.
Poetry at The Station Bistro presents the works of Dennis Caswell, David D. Horowitz, Judith Skillman and Michael Spence on Wednesday, Sept.
There's a lot going on in Beyonce's cover feature in CR Fashion Book's Issue 5. That makes sense.
Stawell Primary School grade fi ve and six students who will be competing in the state German Poetry finals in Melbourne this weekend Tahlia, Laura, Olivia and Leilanie.
What is life, if not poetry, If not a beautiful symphony? In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile...' For Ahmad Al Rasbi, life is one beautiful song, meant to be celebrated and shared with others.
The Roman poet Catullus' affair with his mistress Lesbia may not be the greatest love story in the history of Western literature.
In this 1998 photo, President Bill Clinton and first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton are seen at the White House with Poets Laureate Robert Pinsky Rita Dove and Robert Haas .
Emarie Wakefiled is a Lee County third-grade virtual student who wants what she calls prayers removed from her online reading lessons.
I had just started my position as music editor at NUVO when Joyful Noise put out that glorious, 10-album cassette box set of work by of Montreal.
Why do teenagers love roller coasters and horror films? Perhaps they have discovered for themselves what the poet Wordsworth proclaimed, that "poetry is powerful emotion recollected in tranquility."
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 12:57 pm
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