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  1. English poem on unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Dear Kitty

    ... as posted in Economic, social, trade union, etc. , Literature , Medicine, health , Peace and war and tagged England , poetry by petrel41 . Bookmark the

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  2. Somerville Seeks Poet Laureate, This Headline Doesna t RhymeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Boston.com

    Somerville, home to hundreds of starving artists and a few dozen outlet stores, has decided to get serious about the art of the written and spoken word. That's right, Somervillians: if you can prove your residence and provide 20 pages of original poetry, you could be Somerville's first Poet Laureate.

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  3. Matt Rader's latest book-launching goes Friday at Comox Valley Art GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Centre for the Arts and obtained an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon. "Often writing, especially poetry, doesn't seem to have a lot of social value," he says. "People don't think of it as a something a person would want to do ...

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  4. Drawings from Dr Sketchy's Anti-Art School Reloaded in Toronto,...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Rubies In Crystal

    ... groping to touch air. "Very interesting compositions. The layers of texts is very professional. Is it music? Is it poetry? Is it art? It is a bit of everything in a very skillful and sensitive mixture. "Had I lived in my head, even if passionately ...

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  5. Teacher alleged to have sat on bean bag with pupil underneath cleared ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | IcNetwork

    ... be able to return to teaching and this negative publicity will be replaced by the truth." Laugharne Castle and the poetry of Dylan Thomas has inspired local schoolchildren to create wonderful poems and films says Dylan Iorwerth To book an advert ...

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  6. Local teen publishes the work of his peersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | OnMilwaukee

    ... all of these pieces came together." Earlier this year, Hietpas asked a range of teenagers in the area to submit their poetry, short stories and artwork and he reviewed the submissions with a group that included local artists, writers, educators and ...

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  7. Anna Coit, North Stonington's grande dame, dies at age 106Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Day

    ... a friend of Coit, "when she died this (Wednesday) morning, sitting on the table next to her was a stack of pads and poetry she was working on for her next book." Her death came a day before she was to receive a plaque designating her as the 2014 ...

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  8. Calne Fest ends with music and reflection on warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | This is Wiltshire

    ... eclectic mix of music at Marden Hall last Tuesday. St Mary's also linked up with Calne Heritage Centre to look at how poetry and music reflected the changing British moods during the First World War in Oh What A Lousy War. Year 12 pupil Hannah from ...

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  9. Island poet: South Pacific to Salish SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Journal of the San Juans

    Kealoha, the first poet laureate of Hawaii, a slam-poetry champion, and internationally acclaimed performer is coming to San Juan Community Theatre, Oct. 20. . The poet credits his agent, Karen Fischer, for much of his success and setting up most of his gigs, but it was his words that inspired Susan Williams, artistic director at SJCT, to arrange the Friday Harbor show.

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  10. Now Hear this: Majical Cloudz says thanks, Viet Cong broodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | ChartAttack

    Impersonator . The sample it's built around - the singing of the title - is a well drawing a precious ambiguity between pain and love by Devon Welsh's adoring poetry and subsequent unfettered rejection: "I don't need anything."

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  11. Award winning poet Dominic Berry will be performing three shows in St Helens librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    ... high energy comedy follows his sell out tour in spring of 'Spark The Goblin Wizard' and 2013's 'The Dragon Who Hates Poetry', both which enjoyed runs at the Edinburgh Fringe. Councillor Richard McCauley aid: "Cultural Hubs is an absolutely wonderful ...

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  12. You're So Money: Literary and Economic Seductions - lecture by Sarah Skwire at Beck Hall 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Gustavus Adolphus College

    ... in the Freeman and in Cato Unbound , and she is an occasional lecturer for IHS, SFL, and other organizations. Her poetry has appeared, among other places, in Standpoint, The New Criterion , and The Vocabula Review . She graduated with honors in ...

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  13. October 16, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | National Review Online

    The art of poetry may seem out of place in the rough-and-tumble blood sport that is U.S. politics. But on Wednesday night, South Dakota Senate hopeful Larry Pressler revealed his sensitive side.

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  14. Threads of Life Offers Insight and HopeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by Tillitt's late mother, Sylvia Payne Tillitt. Threads of Life offers a unique view in all aspects of living through poetry, paintings and photography. "Comfort can be derived from many sources, including family, friends and a person's faith," said ...

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  15. Stampede adds amphitheatre to youth campus plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Canada.com

    ... all working together, could mean for young creative types. "You could have an hour of marching bands, youth slam poetry, or a string quartet," he says of the 800-seat amphitheatre's possible uses. "It'll be a centre of creativity, a centre of ...

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  16. Books for Mum at ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Ilkley Gazette

    ... but how you spend each passing year. Linda shares her message of joy and hope through uplifting stories, essays and poetry. We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our ...

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  17. A Poet (and an Actor) Explore the Nature of War: You See?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... poem, The Iliad , written around 850 B.C. Cromer is grateful he didn't have to cram all 15,600 lines of Homer's poetry into his brain, but he has memorized a script of more than 40 pages. The play, by award-winning playwright Lisa Peterson and ...

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  18. Open BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Princetonian

    ... hilarious and tragic. I guess you could say it's romantically tragic. What's it about? It's a collection of Latin poetry, and it's one of the most corrupted texts. There's a lot of controversy surrounding the manuscripts, and that's interesting ...

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  19. Literary prize winners set to pick up awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The prize, now in its 42nd year, was established in 1973 by arts centre founder, the late Peggy Chapman-Andrews as a way of keeping the arts centre afloat. The judges for this year's competition were poet and playwright Liz Lochhead for poetry, novelist Andrew Miller for short stories, author Tania Hershman for flash fiction and author Alison Moore for the novel.

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  20. Pen a poem and you could win A 1kRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Bridportnews.co.uk

    WEST DORSET: A poem about Bridport , Lyme Regis or the surrounding areas could win A 1,000 in a free poetry competition. Those interested are asked to send a poem about the chosen area to 'Local Poem' by email info@unitedpress.co.uk or post to United Press Ltd, Admail 3735, London, EC1B 1JB.

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