I always felt I wasn't clever enough for poetry. But this was like making a new exciting friend - The Guardian
I always felt I wasn't clever enough for poetry. But this was like making a new exciting friend The Guardian
I don't know anything about painters or photographers or theatre. Here's how I fell in love with poetry.
A surprising blend of poetry, sci-fi, and ‘Bloom County’ The Boston Globe
Poet Evie Shockley's collection “semiautomatic” was a finalist for the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. A professor of English at Rutgers University, Shockley is ...
John Keats' poetry mixes lush lyricism with social commentary The Dartmouth
Tomorrow is the 198th anniversary of John Keats' early death at age 25 from tuberculosis. Keats, one of the most prominent Romantic poets of the 19th century, ...
Poetry spot: 'Eulogy' by Joe Salembier AZCentral
Poetry spot is part of a collaboration with local poets to bring poetry closer to the center of our everyday lives.
Morioka: Crafts, poetry and Tohoku's bleak nature The Japan Times
Mount Iwate, an active volcano, dominates the skyline of Morioka City, just as it did in the time of poet Kenji Miyazawa (1896-1933). So inspired was he by the ...
Fans gather at the Kerouac House this weekend for poetry, barbecue and wine Orlando Weekly
The memory of Beat legend Jack Kerouac and his work lingers in College Park's historic Kerouac House, where the uber-Beat once lived. Known for novels...
Media Alert: 2019 Poetry Out Loud State Finals - Tuesday, Feb. 26 news.delaware.gov
MEDIA ADVISORY February 22, 2019. WHAT: Twelve Delaware high school students will participate in the state finals for Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation ...
Opelousas Junior High students read poetry at downtown café KATC Lafayette News
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Pop Poetry lifts words off the page with music OurAuckland
In a first for Pop Poetry, music will join light projection to lift words off the page.
No poetry for you: Overreaction ends Lansing prison class, with no chance for appeal - Kansas City Star
No poetry for you: Overreaction ends Lansing prison class, with no chance for appeal Kansas City Star
Arlin Buyert's poetry class at Lansing Correctional Facility has been canceled, though the prison poets did nothing wrong. And if officials can't forgive the ...
Poetry submissions sought for 4th annual PoemVillage | News, Sports, Jobs - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Poetry submissions sought for 4th annual PoemVillage | News, Sports, Jobs The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
SARANAC LAKE — The community will come together to celebrate poetry for the fourth year, and the Adirondack Center for Writing wants your poems. Love.
Salisbury's Mayor to Announce City's First Poet Laureate WBOC TV 16
According to the city, Salisbury Mayor Jake Day will appoint the Poet Laureate in celebration of the third annual Salisbury Poetry Week, which is April 1-7.
Snapshot: Poetry of Plants at the Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur Financial Times
Karl Blossfeldt's botanical photography will soon be shown alongside the work of Jim Dine, who uses photogravure.
Three for the Weekend in Latvia: Poetry, music, dance Eng.Lsm.lv
The Latvian American poet Pēteris Cedriņš, who's having a book out with Neputns publishing house soon, is reading poetry at Bolderāja bar in Rīga on ...
UK-based author to unveil new poetry book The Punch
Chux Ohai United Kingdom-based Nigerian author, Tolu Akinyemi, has a new collection of poems entitled, Dead Cats Don't Meow and it will hit the bo...
Generation next: the rise – and rise – of the new poets The Guardian
With soaring sales and a younger, broader audience, poetry is on a high. What is behind the boom? Plus the *fresh* voices to read now.
Meet five young writers who challenge, explore and express themselves through poetry. They will compete in the Fountain City Poetry Slam for a spot on the local team that will go to the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam in Las Vegas - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Meet five young writers who challenge, explore and express themselves through poetry. They will compete in the Fountain City Poetry Slam for a spot on the local team that will go to the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam in Las Vegas Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Meet five young writers who challenge, explore and express themselves through poetry. They will compete in the Fountain City Poetry Slam for a spot on the ...
Lang Leav's new poetry collection talks women empowerment INQUIRER.net
Bestselling author and world-renowned poet Lang Leav has become a household name in contemporary literature. Her simple yet deeply resonating poetry ...
What Charles Bukowski’s Glamorous Displays of Alcoholism Left Out The New York Times
A new collection of the writer's prose and poems, “On Drinking,” makes clear how evasive he was even in his most seemingly honest work. Can Bukowski's view ...
UA Poetry Center part of national coalition that received $1M grant Arizona Daily Star
The UA's Poetry Center was part of a national alliance awarded a $1 million grant that will help pay for programs, administration costs and fellowships for the ...
Bremerton seeks its first poet laureate Kitsap Sun
The city's designated poet will write original works highlighting the city.
Oakland weekend: crab fest, Black Joy Parade, slam poetry, more KGO-TV
Close out February with some wintry fun in Oakland. Whether you're into live poetry, tech, or eating all the crab you possibly can, there's an event for you. And as ...
Czechs go global with poetry social network Radio Prague
A free global network for poets and poetry lovers, developed in the Czech Republic, has recently been launched in the United States. Called Poetizer, it allows ...
Then Again with poet Pat Boran Leinster Express
Books: Portlaoise author has published a new book of poetry.
A Poetry Prescription For Your Valentine's Day Predicaments WBUR
Looking for a poetry recommendation to help get you through Valentine's Day? Sarah Kay, one of the people behind the Paris Review column Poetry Rx, is here ...
‘The power of poetry comes when we engage other people’ says new Olympia poet laureate - The Olympian
‘The power of poetry comes when we engage other people’ says new Olympia poet laureate The Olympian
The mission of the Olympia Poet Laureate is to connect people to poetry, and that's something Sady Sparks started doing well before she was chosen for the city ...
Poetry choir at The Paddocks, Milton-under-Wychwood, produce book | The The Oxford Times
A SPEECH choir has released a book featuring more than 70 poems written by young and old.
Young Women advocates sing poetry in Court complex Covai Post Network
World Mother Tongue day was observed at the Coimbatore Court premises felicitating Tamil language. Coimbatore Criminal Lawyers Council President Rajesh ...
How poetry let James Cagney reckon with a discovery that upended him San Francisco Chronicle
Last fall, J.K. Fowler, the founder of the small Oakland publisher Nomadic Press, rifled through the press' upcoming catalog of works during an interview with The ...
Students honored for poetry inspired by MLK Jr. PostBulletin.com
The words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have inspired many through the years. On Saturday, his legacy was on display as eight students from throughout the city ...
Students empower students as Galore hosts poetry reading The Daily Tar Heel
UNC students are taking the arts on campus into their own hands as the student-led nonprofit Galore hosts "Word-for-Word," a poetry reading featuring the UNC ...
Delve into the poetry of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes at LSi talk Bridport and Lyme Regis News
ENJOY a free talk on the poetry of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes at the Bridport LSi on Tuesday, March 5 at 7pm.
Wolverhampton Literature Festival review: John Cooper-Clark treats fans to evening of quick-fire poetry - with pictures - expressandstar.com
Wolverhampton Literature Festival review: John Cooper-Clark treats fans to evening of quick-fire poetry - with pictures expressandstar.com
Devoted fans hung on his every word as performance poet John Cooper Clarke regaled a packed Bilston Town Hall with anecdotes and quick-fire poetry.
Poetry pharmacy set to open in Shropshire The Guardian
The Emergency Poet, Deborah Alma, plans to dispense literary first aid from a shop in Bishop's Castle.
Kavi Dalpat’s poetry to mark World Mother Tongue Day Times of India
Surat: When the world celebrated International Mother Language Day on Thursday, Surat celebrated the day by re-launching the first poetry and the first prose of ...
Reading to celebrate Robert Bly's 60 years of poetry MPR News
Hundreds of people are expected in Minneapolis Monday evening to attend a celebration of the poetry of Robert Bly. Now 92, Bly is credited with reshaping ...
Free gala reading kicks off historic black poetry conference Princeton University
"Black Poetry: A Conference" — a historic gathering of 42 poets — will open with a free gala reading Feb. 14 at McCarter Theatre Center's Matthews Theatre.
Jamal Parker, poetry champion and published author at 22 The Philadelphia Tribune
At 22 years old, Florida-native Jamal Parker has published his own book of poetry, become an international slam poetry champion and a resident artist at the ...
Author opens up on her work and poetry New Era Live
WINDHOEK - Growing up, Sarah Goroh did not know that she would one day be an inspirational writer. In fact, she was the “shy girl” who did not necessarily ...
The rock stars of poetry explain why the art is in demand BBC News
Jay Bernard's teenage poetry was terrible, something the award-winning poet is happy to admit. The 31-year-old south Londoner began writing at school, ...
Youth Poetry Slam just the first step in expression soprissun.com
Jo Altmaier spends most of her time at Colorado Mountain College these days, but the Basalt High School senior really found her voice at last year's Poetry ...
Longtime resident is named Somerville’s third poet laureate The Boston Globe
Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone recently named Lloyd Schwartz to serve as the city's third poet laureate. A longtime Somerville resident and widely ...
Writing poetry as a step toward common ground The Christian Century
Jacinta White, a poet in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, started the Word Project as a way to help youth tell their stories through poetry. She conducts workshops ...
How Mary Oliver's Poetry Helped Us Understand The World wgbh.org
Poet Richard Blanco looks back on the life and work of Mary Oliver, who died at the age of 83 earlier this month.
Bizarre plants delightfully come to life in 'Atlas of Botanic Poetry' Mother Nature Network
When most people think of an atlas, they probably call to mind images of a hefty tome almost too large to lift. And when they think of a book about botanical ...
CIDR Poetry Slam BLC News & Events
The Center for Intercultural Development and Resources (C.I.D.R.) presents a Poetry/Spoken Word Slam in The Lab coffee shop (in Luther Hall 105) as part of ...
Influential Greek lyric poet Anacreon wrote songs and hymns for the lyre San Diego Reader
#Anacreon (582-485 BC) was one of the most influential of the ancient Greek lyric poets, most famous for his songs and hymns about drink, and especially wine.
Six Missoula students advance to state poetry competition The Missoulian
Students from Missoula-area schools recited the works of poets including Stephen Crane, Maya Angelou and Brenda Cárdenas during a regional poetry ...
In 'Kill Class,' A Poet Aims To Map The Distance Between Perspectives NPR
At her best, Nomi Stone is able to make an anthropological excavation into something beautiful and haunting, laced with double meanings. But at times she ...
Hopewell Junction's Raphael Kosek named Dutchess County 2019 Poet Laureate Poughkeepsie Journal
Raphael Kosek of Hopewell Junction was appointed by Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro as the county's 2019 Poet Laureate.
Calling all poets: A Celebration of Poetry Month Concord Monitor
NewburyCalling all poetsThe Literary Arts Guild of the Center for the Arts, Lake Sunapee Region invites all local poets to submit poems for their upcoming “A ...
Dearborn Heights poet uses writing to heal from trauma The Arab American News
DEARBORN HEIGHTS— Sara Raad, a Dearborn Heights native and daughter of Lebanese immigrants, said she writes poetry to heal from past trauma.
Nepal celebrates International Mother Language Day with a poetry festival The Kathmandu Post
Feb 21, 2019-. Nepal Academy organised a poetry event to observe International Mother Language Day in Kathmandu on Thursday. The festival featured poets ...
Charleston's 'Soul of Poetry' event to combine meditation and spiritual poems - Charleston Post Courier
Charleston's 'Soul of Poetry' event to combine meditation and spiritual poems Charleston Post Courier
Charleston-based poet and writing instructor Matthew Foley is combining his love of meditation and words into a brand new event that will take place on Friday.
Skeen reflects on establishing poetry center MSUToday
Anita Skeen, founding director of the Center for Poetry at MSU and a professor in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities, is considered one of ...
UMF Visiting Writers Series to present poet Oliver de la Paz Lewiston Sun Journal
FARMINGTON — The University of Maine at Farmington's Visiting Writers Series will present award-winning poet Oliver de la Paz as the next reader. De la Paz ...
N.C. Poet Laureate, N.C. A&T students share poetry with Biscuitville customers in Greensboro - Greensboro News & Record
N.C. Poet Laureate, N.C. A&T students share poetry with Biscuitville customers in Greensboro Greensboro News & Record
A Biscuitville in Greensboro served poetry with breakfast on Monday when N.C. Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green and N.C. A&T students shared their art with ...
Poet on the move… as Esperance plans ahead New Era Live
WINDHOEK- Esperance says her fans and poetry lovers can expect a lot from her as she planned on taking her brand to another level, as well as the poetry ...
In a lyrical fashion: model Wilson Oryema on writing poetry for this season The Guardian
A favourite of labels from Stella McCartney to Grace Wales Bonner, the 25-year-old filmmaker, poet and environmental campaigner reflects on the change of the ...
The Peninsula's Poetry Door County Pulse
Curated by the Door County Poets Collective. Beginning in January 2019 and continuing in the first week of each month, the Door County Poets Collective will ...
Land of westlin’ winds: the best Scottish poetry for Burns Night The Guardian
James Naughtie's picks include bashed pillows, sharp stars and sexy spacemen. What are your favourites?
EPIC Poetry Group: Poet's Corner — The Poet's Canvas, Shadow, Snowbound My Edmonds News
My Edmonds News is pleased to present the latest installment of Poet's Corner, presented by the Edmonds-based EPIC Poetry Group. The Poet's Canvas.
St. Robert Southwell: Poet, Priest, Martyr National Catholic Register
Modern England is so secular in her orientation and so narcissistic in her hedonism that she treats her own heritage with scornful and supercilious neglect.
Retrospective collection by Robert Bly puts poetry at the center of life Minneapolis Star Tribune
There might be little left to say about Robert Bly, the poet, critic, translator and nonagenarian whose astonishing “Collected Poems” is now available. Ever since ...
Micromobility: the Prose and Poetry of the Scooter-Faithful WIRED
The shared, electric scooter and bike-based industry has earned its own conference—even as the hype starts to cool.
Students connect with the incarcerated in poetry course MSUToday
Guillermo Delgado, academic specialist in community and socially engaged arts in RCAH, leads a course at MSU where he and RCAH students venture to local ...
Z-Arts hosts poetry reading by Kimberly Johnson The Independent | SUindependent.com
Z-Arts will host a poetry reading by Kimberly Johnson in the Canyon Community Center in Springdale. The event is free and open to the public.
Lang Leav's Latest Collection Will Reinvigorate Your Passion for Words Study Breaks
Several different themes are present in Lang Leav's latest poetry collection 'Love Looks Pretty On You," and they're all relevant to aspiring writers.
Sourdough Slim & Friends National Review
Poetry starts early in this town — at least this week. Breakfast starts early too: four o'clock. Why so early? “Mining town,” says a friendly lady at reception.
Three Poems by Jonah Mixon-Webster PEN America
In this special edition of the PEN Poetry Series we feature three poems by Jonah Mixon-Webster, author of the debut collection Stereo(TYPE).
Polson students compete in Poetry Out Loud regional Polson Lake County Leader
JOSEPH McDONALD of Polson High School recites “Self-inquiry before the job interview” by Gary Soto in round one of the Montana Arts Council Poetry Out ...
Poet Who Wrote About Milwaukee's Fair Housing Struggle Named Poet Laureate - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Poet Who Wrote About Milwaukee's Fair Housing Struggle Named Poet Laureate Wisconsin Public Radio News
Peggy Rozga has been named a Wisconsin Poet Laureate, serving as an ambassador for poetry and creativity through her 2020 term.
American Life in Poetry: ‘Aquarium, February’ by Liz Ahl The Spokesman-Review
Liz Ahl was once a very talented graduate student in our creative writing program at the University of Nebraska, but she's long since moved on to teach at ...
300 Million Poets: Amateur Poetry and Our Imminent Reconnection to the Land Resilience
The “poetry of everyday life” -- amateur poetry written every day by common people; personal reflections written and shared with family and neighbors,
Huckleberries: CdA’s propagator of poetry pens poems that are pure Montana The Spokesman-Review
Roger Dunsmore has spent the six years in his adopted hometown of Coeur d'Alene promoting the work of other poets. Dunsmore?
Pelegrin To Read At Lee's Writer's Festival Feb. 28 The Chattanoogan
Lee University will continue the 2018-19 Writer's Festival with a reading by poet Alison Pelegrin on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Rose Lecture Hall, located ...
Poetic Waxing (and Waning) Tribune-Review
Our Book Club recently read various works by Edgar Allen Poe, including his poem 'The Raven.' This led to a discussion of poetry in general and complaints ...
A Tale Of Two Poets: When Vt., NH Poets Laureate Both Called Thetford Home Vermont Public Radio
If you lived in Thetford, Vermont in October 2005, you must have felt the special energy. Not everyone in town started speaking in iambic hexameter or in A.
Incarcerated girls are letting their voices soar with poetry. And it's powerful Courier Journal
Project Uncaged is an arts-based, trauma-informed program that aims to amplify young women's stories at Louisville Metro Youth Detention Services.
Button Poetry, a Bastion of Spoken Word, Is Thriving on YouTube Study Breaks
A YouTube channel and media organization, Button Poetry is playing a critical role in the expanding relevance of modern poetry.
Teachers promise to print book of their poetry motivates Deltona High students - Daytona Beach News-Journal
Teachers promise to print book of their poetry motivates Deltona High students Daytona Beach News-Journal
Ripping the wrapping paper from the packages in front of them, students in Hazel Sparrow's intensive reading class at Deltona High began to grin once they ...
Founder of Dead Poets Society is published, posthumously Tribune-Review
PORTLAND, Maine — The late founder of the Dead Poets Society of America can be inducted to the society of fallen bards now that he's now a published poet.
Crawford: Remembering a poet who wrote in the 'vernacular of humanity' Greenville News
Katherine Scott Crawford writes about recently deceased poet Mary Oliver.
“The Work of the Poet is the Work of the Historian”: Najwan Darwish NewsClick
Palastinian poet, Najwan Darwish, talks to the Indian Cultural Forum and Newsclick about poetry, history, politics and more. Comment ...
LinkedIn: People roast man’s poetic post about his morning routine NEWS.com.au
A Canadian man's oddly poetic morning routine has gone viral after he posted it on LinkedIn this week. Global Sales vice president Christian Knudsen, who lives ...
Love, poetry and pan-Arabism: The broken dream of Balqis and Nizar Middle East Eye
Every year, Arab scholars commemorate the 1981 assassination of Balqis al-Rawi, wife of poet Nizar Qabbani. He stopped writing about love - and the Arab ...
Tom Brady turned to poetry in his latest motivational Instagram post Boston.com
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady shared a poem from Douglas Malloch called "Good Timber." Read more on Boston.com.
An interview with 'The Emergency Poet' Palatinate
By Rhiannon Morris. Creative Writing interviews Deborah Alma, creator of Emergency Poet: What is the poetry pharmacy and how did you get the idea? It's kind ...
Local high school students to compete in Poetry Out Loud state finals in March - Beckley Register-Herald
Local high school students to compete in Poetry Out Loud state finals in March Beckley Register-Herald
Several local students will recite poems by Rita Dove, Billy Collins, Sara Teasdale, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Kevin Young and ...
Nick Cave names his most loved poets Far Out Magazine
Nick Cave has revealed some of his most loved poets while in conversation with his fans. Cave, who was answering questions via his new fan led platform Red ...
Boeing jet stuck in city of poets shows reach of Iran sanctions Seattle Times
Norwegian Air Shuttle's 737 Max made an emergency landing Dec. 14 in Shiraz after developing engine problems while en route from Dubai to Oslo. The plane ...
Mangion Celebration to feature poet Catherine Barnett Foster's Daily Democrat
KITTERY POINT – Poet Catherine Barnett will be featured in the Kittery Art Association's annual Mangion Poetry Celebration on Saturday, May 11, at the First ...
Mirza Ghalib in America DAWN.com
Mirza Ghalib, who died on February 15, 1869, was a powerful, eloquent and erudite poet who investigated and captured life's experiences and occurrences with ...
ASU acquires Holocaust poetry, artist's miniature book collection Arizona State University
A collection of miniature artist's books and a limited-edition English translation of poetry by a child Holocaust victim are now available for reading and viewing at ...
Feb. 7, Arts and Entertainment: Poet laureate enjoys first year Vallejo Times Herald
D.L. Lang is the first to agree it is good to be queen. Actually, not quite queen. But poet laureate isn't a bad start. “It's changed my life,” Lang said. “It's changed ...
Poetry By Cher: 'Beto Beats...Blubber Bellied, Bullying, Blowhard' Trump Breitbart
Cher shared a strange poem with her social media followers, fantasizing about Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke defeating President Trump in the 2020 election.
Professor Baruch November Uses Poetry to Showcase Shared Struggles Facing Minorities - Touro College News
Professor Baruch November Uses Poetry to Showcase Shared Struggles Facing Minorities Touro College News
How does Touro Professor Baruch November keep his diverse students engaged while also highlighting shared struggles facing minorities? Hint: It involves ...
New poetry collection from Larry D. Thacker released - Middlesboro Daily News - The Middlesboro Daily News
New poetry collection from Larry D. Thacker released - Middlesboro Daily News The Middlesboro Daily News
Main Street Rag Press in Charlotte, North Carolina has published Johnson City resident Larry D. Thacker's Grave Robber Confessional. Already the author of ...
Baylor English Professor and Poet Receives One of New Zealand's Leading National Literary Awards - Baylor University
Baylor English Professor and Poet Receives One of New Zealand's Leading National Literary Awards Baylor University
Grimshaw Sargeson Fellowship will allow Chloe Honum, Ph.D., to research and write during four-month residence at Sargeson Centre in Auckland.
In the Mountans of Haiti [A Poem: in English and Spanish]
In the Mountains of Haiti(In the City)-July is a hot month-sweating Poverty out on every street (In Port de Prince); mixingMemory with desire causes stirring. Not much rain in Haiti (in 1986); Summer kept us busy, building A medical clinic, in the mountains?.
Thank You To Our Soldiers And A Tribute To Old Glory And A Prayer For Peace
Thank youDedicated to soldiers and their loved onesFor those who have laid in fox holes,carried guns,marched for hours.For those who have had cold sleepless nights,endless days of discomfort.
Passion and Poetry, and Life
Ironically, the passion that can neutralize the repulsion for difficulties depends on the effort to overcome these difficulties. The irony resides in the circularity of this principle - which applies to all areas of activity, including poetry: One must make the effort to overcome difficulties to achieve success and feel capable, and one needs this achievement and feeling to have a passion for making this effort.
How I wonder what he's doing as I sit alone at night. How I wonder who he's seeing How I wonder if I'm right.
Review Of Stephen B. Wileys First Book Of Poetry: HERO ISLAND
Poet Stephen B. Wiley's first book of poetry, Hero Island, reflects tender snapshots and reminiscent overviews of various stages of his life as a youngster working on a farm in New Jersey, summer vacations spent with his family in Northern Vermont, and his positive stance on life.
Have you ever experienced infatuation with someone you know is not a good match for you? Or how about an interesting relationship that roots itself deep in your memory..
The Valley Of Pain
We were exiled from the Garden of Eden. Its sinless wonders nevermore to regain.
Because of You
You are to me my lifeline my security. That scares me.
A Death in Cajamarca, Peru (Atahualpa, in Cajamarca ((in English and Spanish))
The Epic Poem:A Death in Cajamarca, Peru [Atahualpa, in Cajamarca]Advance: This is a version, not a translation of any kind, on the incarceration and death of Atahualpa the Inca King of the Inca Empire, in the 16th century (Peru).Atahualpa, enduring in Cajamarca Greeted by De Soto, his free friend from Spain! "Be Calm! These times will be tolerant to you.
Tsunami -a Poem Dedicated To Help Aid and Awareness and Encourage Future Harmony. Make Peace Not War
Real Power.One Tsunami, and all our armies, Seem belittled by their wars, What Animals fled, and tribesmen read, Finally Arrives with crushing roar, Wholesale slaughter, purely by water, Makes us seem an irrelevance, Concepts of power, change by the hour, Faced with primal elements.
Spell of the Andes: (in English and Spanish)
Note: written 4-15-05, while driving through the Andes of Peru, from Huancayo to Lima. I sensed I was but an ant, among the mass of stone, earth and foliage of this enchanting, and enduring landscape.
Wars, Air of Ambiguity [for: Lt. Laura Walker] in SPANISH and English
Wars, air of AmbiguityDedicated to 1st. Lt.
Write Your Way to Fame
Have you ever thought about how nice it would be to see your poem discussed in the New York Times? Think you have what it takes to become a famous poet? Well the unfortunate truth is that no one has what it takes to be a famous poet. Here's a little exercise: Name the most famous contemporary poet you can think of.
The Treasure of Catalina Huanca (In English and Spanish)
Note: written after seeing the little adobe 16th century church San Sebastian, in San Jeronimo, by the mountains of Huancayo, Peru, after being taken there by the Wandering Quechua guide, Enrique (4-13-2005).The Treasure of Catalina HuancaWritten by Dennis L.
Our home was warm in the shade of the trees or when the sun was not upon it.It was built on the side of a hill, near a lake where spirits could be free.
Shaking out the Rugs [Following the Poet]
Let's follow the poet to his Hell and heaven! Count his Ghosts and dilemma's?Reach out to touch his Stretched-out skies; let's follow The poet to see where he lays.Let's follow the poet to his end; To see if he can?whatever He wants to do, do over again?.
Infected Ideologies [a Poetic Portrait]
the disease of extremism is infectious-; whoever cannot think of their child growing up without it is part of the phenomenon! (the choice of the day). fanaticism,-- with a powerful ideology are seeds for suicide! murder: giving reasons to rage!.
Expressing an Emotion - The Art of Writing Poetry
Writing poetry is an art, a way of expression, finding meaning in few words. A melody of passion flowing out onto the pages, words that flow into each other and yet express the inner most thoughts and feelings of those who read the words.
The Lull of Twilight [Over Mantaro Valley] In English and Spanish
Twilight, was now beginning. As forthe sun, it was down-down over the Mantaro Valley of Peru.
Two Poems, with Figurative Language
Says Mr. Dennis Siluk, when asked to review his poetry somewhat, for he hesitates all the time when I ask him to so; I can tell you.
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