Category Archive: Women Authors

Sep 01

We All Come from Somewhere

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I am Bob and Jana Kiely's houseguest, more or less. Mostly known for Horror, Fantasy and Steampunk. Though Abdullah escaped with his life, this story is included because it reveals Muhammad’s attitude toward apostates, because of the doubt of one of Muhammad’s followers—a literate scholar who was involved in writing down the revelations, and because Muhammad’s anger could be assuaged under the right conditions.

Sep 01

The Girl in the Mirror

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So I'm taking the same line now: reading, stillness, maybe a journal, trust in poetry. Literary devices like metaphor and simile add variety and depth to your poetry. Here at this desk, this night, one of life's important moments had occurred. The flexibility of the platform allows students to complete assignments on their own time and work at their own pace in the comfort of their own home. Study of Breyten Breytenbach's painting and writing. Their girls have glimmered like the moon, Or shimmered like a summer moon, There the sweet forbidden flower.

Sep 01

Slingshots and Love Plums

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She worked during her career for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Reuters and the Canadian Television (CTV) She worked with Reuters from 1935 through 1944 interviewing such notables as Emperor Haile Selasie. Is this having a faculty the less? or a sense the more? ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827 Happiness is sharing a bowl of cherries and a book of poetry with a shade tree. ~Terri Guillemets, "From the Library to the Park," 1993 Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes. ~Author Unknown Like a piece of ice on a hot stove the poem must ride on its own melting. ~Robert Frost A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman. ~Wallace Stevens, Opus Posthumous, 1957 I had rather be a Kitten, and cry mew, Than one of these same Meeter Ballad-mongers: I had rather heare a Brazen Candlestick turn'd, Or a dry Wheele grate on the Axle-tree, And that would set my teeth nothing an edge, The gaze of nature thus awakened dreams and pulls the poet after it. ~Walter Benjamin Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of Nature. ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827 I am no dealer in metaphysics, and will not attempt to define poetry by its rules.

Sep 01

Expressway

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She was the winner of the 2015 Poems for Patience competition and in the last few years has been shortlisted for the Cúirt New Writing Prize and a Hennessy Literary Award. Her first poetry collection, When My Brother Was an Aztec, was published by Copper Canyon Press. Best known for his epic poem Paradise Lost (1667), written in blank verse – telling the Biblical story of man’s fall. Segal Award in 1972 and she was 2 times the winner of Senior Writing Fellowships from the Canada Council.

Sep 01

Fractals In Flight

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If you are the copyright holder of this poem and it was submitted by one of our users without your consent, please contact us at http://support.scrapbook.com and we will be happy to remove it. Cudjoe (1984) notes that "The practice of the autobiographical statement until the contemporary era, remains the quintessential literary genre for capturing the cadence of the Afro-American being, revealing its deepest aspirations and tracing the evolution of the Afro-American psyche under the impact of slavery and modern U.

Sep 01

Blue Nights and Summer Days

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The university’s mission is to create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities. She has published works in both English and French. With no male reporters available the editor of the Edmonton Journal sent Dempsey off to collect a story and interview Charlotte Whitton, the newly appointed Director of the Canadian Welfare Council. Galway Kinnell directed the Poetry Workshops for 17 years, and is now directed by Robert Hass.

Aug 31

Sharp Blue Search of Flame (Made in Michigan Writers Series)

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A magnetic field reversal turns our fire friendly. National Poetry Month was established in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets as a month-long, national celebration of poetry. Inspired by his message, she decided to become a part of the struggle for civil rights. Born Brantford, Ontario December 12, 1954. Wellington Jeffers was the editor of the famous newspaper the Christian Guardian, she contributed articles to the newspaper.

Aug 31

A Difficult Animal

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Octavia Harby Moses (1823–1904) was another poet who accepted her position as the traditional Jewish mother and wife. She attended Victoria College for her B. Many haiku writers use the second line as a pivot point. Stones, bits of stick, birch bark, postcards, boxes, paintings, many paintings over the years and books, of course. She became president of the Vancouver Poetry Club and was an executive member of the Lower Mainland Branch of the Canadian Author�s Association and the Dominion Council.

Aug 31

Before the Peak

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If you have any poet you'd like to see featured here I'd love to hear about it. You thanked her by throwing it through the next-door-neighbor's window. In 1947 she covered the session at the United Nations and the Status of Women for the CBC. These early works would be followed by some 20 books, three plays and an operetta. In 1972 she received Life membership in the Women�s Institute showing appreciation for her efforts.

Aug 31

The Sacred Urn

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She actually started her career as a teacher in schools in the United States. She has written two books: A guide to Canadian Universities published in 1987 and updated edition in 1990 and Barbara From: a daughter�s memoir, published in 1996.. She came first in a list of 90 applicants for a cooking program on CFRB in Toronto. I lied about my weight on my poetic license. ~Terri Guillemets "That's a very nice War Song—it's so peaceful and soothing," spake the Queen. "And now call the Poets from Freeland.

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