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  1. Arts Council of Mendocino County announce 16th Annual Mendocino County Arts Champion Award recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... work with art in the schools. With great care, skill, and attention to detail, she teaches students of all ages in poetry, bookmaking, and photography. A nominator says, "(Her work) is always collaborative in nature, drawing in teachers, parents, ...


  2. Three Great Things to Do in Tucson Today: Tuesday, Oct. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    ... a symposium and a major conference. Although most events are featured on the weekend, today they will be hosting the Poetry of Paul Pines set by Daniel Asia. 7:00 p.m. Holsclaw Hall, 1017 N. Olive Road. This is a free event. Details Here. Creative ...


  3. Author Scooter McMinn's Newly Released "God Bless My Horse" is...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "God Bless My Horse: A Lifetime of Thoughts, Humor, and Emotions Expressed in Poetry" from Christian Faith Publishing author Scooter McMinn is a compilation of poignant and thought-provoking poems and prose celebrating the myriad life experiences f a man of faith living, working, and worshipping in west Texas. "God Bless My Horse: A Lifetime of Thoughts, Humor, and Emotions Expressed in Poetry": an engrossing and evocative portrait of one man's journey toward closeness with God.


  4. Borough's first international poetry competition draws hundreds of entries from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Talented poets in Waltham Forest and beyond will be awarded for their work at a celebratory ceremony after the borough's first international poetry competition. Forest Poets, based in Walthamstow, offered people hundreds of pounds in prize money when it launched the Waltham Forest Poetry Competition last summer.


  5. Rosebery art students visit Brighton by Florrie Petit, Rosebery SchoolRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | This is Local London

    ... Owen, the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery boasts a spectacular spectrum of exhibitions, such as Willett's Popular Poetry, Ancient Egypt and The Museum of Transology- bold, brave and profound, it is the largest collection representing the transgender ...


  6. The False ConfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The American Scholar

    ... ted as quizmaster of "Next Line, Please" since its inception in 2014. He is the editor of The Oxford Book of American Poetry and general editor of The Best American Poetry series .


  7. First ever exhibition devoted to a crucial period in Paul Gauguin's career opensRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... still lifes of sunflowers. Vincent van Gogh was extremely enthusiastic about Gauguin's works, praising them as 'high poetry'. The two paintings and the drawing acquired by the Van Gogh brothers have always been in the collection of the family and ...


  8. New Self-Help Book Offers Tips for Leaders to Become Better Using the...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Oakland. He frequently presents on topics ranging from conflict resolution to communications. Bugay has written two poetry books: "The Naked Turtle Dances" and a second one for children, "Zombie Dearest: Poems for Young Zombies." He has also become ...


  9. World Premiere Reading Announced for New Canadian Musical Jack & the BeanstalkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of original piano music. He has also written solo and choral vocal music, including two sets of art songs based on poetry by Canadian poets John McCrae and Bliss Carman. Jack & The Beanstalk is his first major work for the stage. Tickets for Jack & ...


  10. African men cut to the chase in - Barber Shop Chronicles'...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... frequenting barbershops with the idea he would take photographs, create portraiture of the clients or perhaps write poetry about the experience, but those ideas never took off. His poetry did, however, and Ellams made an international name for ...


  11. Two Little Ducks Comes to London As Part Of 22 Date TourRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The powerful, personal and political poetry of a talented new voice comes to the capital for 2 shows at The Albany, SE8 In June 2016, poet Matt Abbott's hometown of Wakefield voted 66% Leave. Either side of referendum day, he was volunteering at a Calais Jungle refugee camp just 22 miles from Dover.


  12. What to Read Next: Top Picks in PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Tucson Weekly

    This week's top picks include two new books and one older, published in 2015, 2016 and 1989 respectively. While these are not books that I would immediately add to my favorites list, they are important both to the world of poetry and beyond.


  13. Published and aspiring writers invited to Write by the Rails (WbtR) workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Potomac Local

    Write by the Rails , the Prince William Chapter of the Virginia Writers Club, is pleased to announce a half-day writing workshop to be held Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Trinity Episcopal in Historic Manassas from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The "Back on the Tracks: Fall Writers' Workshop and Social Campaign Kickoff" will feature a panel on marketing books and writing, along with breakout sessions on writing novels, memoir and poetry. The event will include networking, book sales, a book exchange and live-writing exercises.


  14. Waterline Writers welcomes new creative directors Oct. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    ... torch onto Borders and Jospeh to continue building the Waterline Writers community. • Caroline Johnson has two poetry chapbooks, "Where the Street Ends" and "My Mother's Artwork." In 2012, she won first place in the Chicago Tribune's Printers ...


  15. Ren e, Wystan Curnow, Michael Harlow:: PM's Awards For Literary AchievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Scoop

    Feminist and working-class stories, poetry as song, and a deeper understanding of New Zealand art - these are just some of the frontiers explored by this year's winners of the Prime Minister's Awards for Literary Achievement. They are beloved MA ori dramatist and fiction writer RenA e , revered critic, curator and poet Wystan Curnow and admired poet, publisher and librettist Michael Harlow .


  16. Awards recognise literary legendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Scoop

    ... Zealand literature. RenA e will be honoured for fiction, Wystan Curnow for non-fiction, and Michael Harlow for poetry. Every year New Zealanders are invited to nominate their choice of a writer who has made a significant contribution to New ...


  17. Find X With Thought Leaders & Visionaries at TEDxBerkeley on Feb 6Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2016 | Down the Avenue

    ... Oakland School for the Arts Literary Arts Department, are performance artists who specialize in the spoken word and poetry on stage. : Grammy Award-winning Musician for the Best Rock Song for five-time nominated "Drops of Jupiter", and was the ...


  18. A Melancholy Tightrope Act: The Beautiful Spectacle of Sabrina Orah Mark's 'Wild Milk'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... tale or Hasidic folktale to a Beckett play and then, in the blink of an eye, to the fiery candor of confessional poetry. At one moment you're arrested by Mark's wit, her penchant for puns and malaprops, and the next you're soaring into the visionary ...


  19. Heralded stage phenomenon a Barber Shop Chroniclesa comes to SF Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... in execution. The timing was incredible, just in the jokes and the way people would tell stories. I found a lot of poetry in that." Ellams, who lived for a time in Dublin, Ireland, noted marked similarities between Irish and African banter. "There ...


  20. Ride Hard - Western music is doing just greatRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... the western music heritage, so associated with Estes Park, alive and well. Now I get to start going to Cowboy music/poetry gatherings and reacquaint myself with the western singers, songwriters and poets who are taking that same western heritage to ...