Writing Poetry

Talking kids’ summer reading strategies with the U of M

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL (06/14/2022) — Summer learning loss is a concern for many parents and educators as students finish the school year and spend time away from the classroom. Lack of access to reading materials and continued education are two factors that often contribute to this loss of learning, but families can take steps on their …

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Memoir writing workshops include how to capture food and cooking – the Italian way

STATEN ISLAND, NY — When Casa Belvedere’s program director Beatrice Alecci asked Maria Giura to host a writing workshop, the title came immediately to the author — “Writing the Italian in Your Memories.” And so began virtual writing workshops at the Italian cultural center in December,2020. Giura explained, “As someone who has always cherished my …

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Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Ceremony Premieres June 14th at ArtAndWriting.org/2022VirtualNationalCeremony | National

Filmed inside the legendary Carnegie Hall, the virtual celebration captures the return of creative teens to the esteemed theater following a two-year hiatus due to COVID, and will feature special guests Nick Cannon, Mayim Bialik, Zac Posen, Jason Reynolds, Tschabalala Self, plus a performance by Kelly Clarkson NEW YORK, June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The …

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10 2SLGBTQ+ Disabled Authors to Read This Pride Month

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. For queer disabled folks, Pride can be, well, complicated. Many Pride Month festivities aren’t organized with disabled people in mind. Drag shows don’t include ASL interpreters. Parades aren’t planned with mobility aids in mind. Flashing lights appear without …

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“I wanted to quit and write poetry” — JJ Redick goes on a tell-all tale of his darkest times at Duke – Basketball Network

JJ Redick Way before his podcast and broadcasting career, JJ Redick was the most hated man in the world of college basketball, mainly because of his searing talent and him donning a Duke jersey. The hate hurled at him affected him so much that he thought of leaving basketball for good. poetry As early as …

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Frank Wang Yefeng Meditates on ‘In-Betweenness’ Through Video Art

Ask Shanghainese multimedia artist Frank Wang Yefeng, and he would know everything about renting a llama in the state of Illinois. He had one standing outside the exhibition hall for his graduation show at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The animal is a popular attraction at kids’ parties in the United States, …

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Kabirdas Jayanti 2022: Date, famous Dohas and Significance

Kabirdas Jayanti 2022: Kabirdas Jayanti is considered to be the birth anniversary of Sant Kabirdas. Kabirdas was known as a great Indian poet and saint. Kabirdas Jayanti is celebrated by his followers in India and Abroad also. Kabirdas Jayanti falls on the full moon day ie purnima tithi in the month of Jyeshtha every year. …

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Seán Lysaght, Grace Wells, Mary Dorcey and Victoria Chang – The Irish Times

Seán Lysaght’s latest collection, New Leaf (Gallery Press, €12.95), opens with a song: “I walked the hills in spider line / to spin a web of me.” Indeed, the poems in this beautiful collection are threaded with personal histories, but they are also sites of natural revelation. This is a book filled with the voices …

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