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  1. Don't Torpedo The Dam, Full Speed Ahead For Ethiopia's Nile ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    ... official to write a poem about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. (He politely explained that he didn't do poetry about infrastructure.) But it's not surprising that Ethiopia would like to inscribe this dam into the Ethiopian epic. When completed, ...

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  2. Omega Two will perform first at Penarth Acoustic Club's new venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Penarth Times

    ... to his unique voice and intricate guitar playing that are at the centre of his music. The night will also include poetry/story reading arranged by Griffin Books, together with performances from hosts Adrian Lewis, Phil Nedin and Nick Treharne. ...

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  3. Live updates as stepson of Welsh poet Anne Jackson is sentenced for her murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | IcNetwork

    ... with Dr Peter Thomas on the Vaughan magazine Scintilla. She was secretary of the Usk Valley Association, editor and poetry editor of Scintilla and a visiting teacher of creative writing at Cardiff University. Timothy Jackson will today be sentenced ...

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  4. Posthumous collection showcases poet's lifelong signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... habitat: "this windless, rainless asylum sky enough." As a whole, Claudia Emerson's "The Opposite House" is poetry that feeds our hunger for meaning and satisfies our desire for the beauty to be found in life's particular manifestations. Emerson ...

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  5. Books & PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    GNB Writers' Block: Poetry reading, 1-3 p.m. March 28. Connecticut poet Jake St. John will read from his latest collection, "Rotations." Open mic sign-up begins at 12:30.

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  6. Haworth writer using art of a serial killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... project was not completed, Mr Hartnett, who lives in the Brow area of Haworth, said Nilsen gifted him with artworks, poetry and cassette tapes of music. Nilsen's felt-tip sketch of a 'beast' illustrates Full Screen, a collection of short written ...

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  7. Lincoln Theatre Conversations Series Discusses the Power of Words TodayRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... event in the Lincoln Conversations Series will be "The Power of Words." The subject of the event will be the prose, poetry, and politics of words-how they inspire us, tell our story, and provide an outlet to express ourselves. The twist on ...

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  8. Maine Poetry Express with Wesley McNairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Harbor Times Soup

    The Maine Poetry Express is an initiative of Maine Poet Laureate Wesley McNair, supported by the Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance. McNair will read from his latest collection, The Lost Child.

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  9. Pasco class notes, March 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... call (727) 463-4306 or (630) 338-3681. a April 4 is the deadline to enter the Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery Poetry Competition, held in honor of National Poetry Month. The competition is open to anyone 16 or older. An awards ceremony will be ...

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  10. Saved by the cowbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SFGate

    ... watercolors unify this expansive exploration of nature, the human condition and our material world. With National Poetry Month in April comes a reminder: Find more like poems and maybe even write your own. Ever wonder about the word "mesmerize"? ...

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  11. 'B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal,' by J.C. HallmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SFGate

    ... set for the critic of a poem a no 'hard evidence that [he] has really grunted and sweated over this single lump of poetry.'" Good books not only constitute human relationships; the act of reading is "keeping a promise." Hallman suggests readers find ...

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  12. Looking BackRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Peotone Vedette

    ... start a small monthly paper as an advertising medium for Peotone and vicinity, with certain columns to be devoted to poetry, original and selected, and miscellaneous literature, interesting items, squibs and puns to make it readable and ...

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  13. Davis, James "Ken"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... also by nephew Jefferson and his wife Cristal, niece; Gina and great nieces Haley and Jordan. Ken loved to write Poetry and had 2 books of Poems printed; Strength in Words Volumes 1 and 2. Ken was very involved with Karata, he was a 2nd degree brown ...

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  14. Mendocino County haiku master explains the art of poetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Jane Reichhold lived outside of Dinuba, Calif. in the late '60s; as an artist she wrote poetry and worked in clay in a studio behind her house.

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  15. Quan Barry uses psychic character to explore Vietnam's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SFGate

    ... Like Vietnam has become shorthand for quagmire of military intervention that we can't win." Barry is known for her poetry. She has four books published, one of which, "Water Puppets," won the AWP Donald Hall Prize for Poetry and was a PEN/Open Book ...

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  16. High as a kite on cherry blossomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Canada.com

    ... food treats, there will be demonstrations of calligraphy, origami and other Japanese arts and crafts. Writing haiku poetry has been part of the festival since it started. The competition for best haiku poems in various categories attracts entries ...

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  17. Starlets and Bible Black [Gavin Bryars: Marilyn Forever, Long Beach Opera]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | A Fool in the Forest

    ... Mitisek shows it to greatest advantage, with richness and detail to burn. Bowering has based her libretto on her 1987 poetry collection, Anyone Can See I Love You , so its methods are those of a free-form song cycle more so than of dramatic ...

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  18. Artist Builds Tank to Distribute Free Books in the Coolest Way PossibleRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lifehack.org

    ... them to take a book and joking with them. He targets kids specifically, and regularly tosses out science books, poetry, and novels to young people on the streets. His only condition? That they promise to read them. So why is Lemesoff inspiring so ...

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  19. Trouble Sleeping by Abdul Ali, ReviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | City Paper

    ... pop culture, and racialized violence all haunt Ali's sleepless poems. The collection, which won the 2014 New Issues Poetry Prize, is punctuated by black pages with only "(blink)" printed on them, and these serve as brief yet potent pauses between ...

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  20. Matters of Faith: A spirituality for springtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Cape Cod Times

    ... As E.E. Cummings noted, we can hear and see in new ways. We can affirm, in the spirit of William Blake's poetry, that “if the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, Infinite.”  As winter gives ...

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