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MI- Entries sought for KDL's annual Word Wise Teen Poetry Contest

See all stories on this topicPoetry News: The Kent District Library is celebrating National Poetry Month in April with its 11th annual Word Wise Teen Poetry Contest.

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 Fourth-grader wins poetry contest: South Canton Scholars Charter Academy fourth-grader Rhea Sridhara won the poetry category in the Kroger “I Can Make History” writing contest. The contest was held during Black History Month.
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 American Life in Poetry: Column No. 472: Here's a fine what-might-have-been poem by Andrea Hollander, who lives in Portland, Ore. American Life in Poetry is made possible by The Poetry Foundation ( www.poetryfoundation.org ), publisher of Po...
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 South Canton Scholars student wins poetry contest: Poetry News: South Canton Scholars Charter Academy fourth-grader Rhea Sridhara won the poetry category in the Kroger 'I Can Make History' writing contest.

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 IL- Library offers Teen Poetry Contest: Throughout April, students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades as well as high school can submit their poetry for a chance to win prizes from area bookstores. The winning poems also will be posted onl...
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 Introducing the winners of the 20th annual INDY Poetry Contest: All three winners of the INDY 's 20th annual poetry contest make that incredible leap through language. We hold our breath as they arc through the air, exhaling only when they ...

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 Talladega native writes new book of inspiration: Clark divides her time now between her hometown of Talladega and Atlanta, Ga. Her most recent book is a collection of poetry and prose titled "Answering God's Wake-Up Call: A 100 Day Journey With the ...
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 OR- Cowboy Poet to perform at libraries: Jessica Hedges will headline the annual National Cowboy Poetry Week, performing in Lakeview, Paisley, and Christmas Valley April 22-23..

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 RI- The Block Island Poetry Project - It's not 10, it's 11: Returning favorites like Rumi translator and poet Coleman Barks and South Carolina Poet Laureate Marjory Wentworth will be joined by the poet Carol Ann Davis and the world-renowned storydancer Zuleikh...
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 Book review: Ed Madden's 'Nest': Poetry News: If you attended the TEDx Conference here in January and were lucky enough to see Ed Madden's presentation, you already know the power of his poetry.

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 Officer's poetry snaps stereotype: Poetry News:

Joe Schoenmann's story about Lt. Harry Fagel, the Metro Police poet , shatters the stereotype that poetry is written only by effete intellectuals who come out only after dark.



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 WA- Poetry Reading Tonight at the Fremont Library: This evening from 6:30-7:45 pm the Fremont Library will host An Evening of Poetry featuring Sylvia Byrne Pollack, Jennifer Bullis, and Michael Schmeltzer..

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 Author Robert Begiebing at Water Street Bookstore: EXETER — Water Street Bookstore is hosting Robert Begiebing, author of the new memoir "A Berkshire Boyhood: Confessions and Reflections of a Baby Boomer," tonight at 7 p.m. for a reading and signing...
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 MA- In our own words: Poetry month events invite community: Poetry News: Contemporary poet reads his work: Poet Spencer Reece's debut collection of poetry, 'The Clerk's Tale,' was chosen for the Bakeless Poetry Prize and adapted into a short film by director J...
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 ATU professor's poetry lots to wrap head about: Poetry News: Antoine Lavoisier, the father of modern chemistry, appears early on in Arkansas Tech University professor Paul Lake's latest collection of poetry, The Republic of Virtue .


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 A monthlong celebration of poetry: Poetry News: April is National Poetry Month, a monthlong, national celebration of poetry established by the Academy of American Poets as a way to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the U...
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 The cottage and the cottage cheese: Poetry News: The critic Helen Vendler said of the poetry of Howard Nemerov: "The world causes in Nemerov a mingled revulsion and love, and a hopeless hope is the most attractive quality of his poems, ...
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 Montana Cowboys: Cowboy poetry lifts this Western writer: Zarzyski finds gratification in a sweaty day of hard work, but he puts a lot of his energy and skill into poetry instead. "I have no regrets," he said. "I did come from a hardcore, blue-collar, bookl...
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 Yerba Buena Gardens Festival announces stellar lineup for 2014: Interview with Linda Lucero, Executive/Artistic Director of the Yerba Buena Gardens Festival. The festival begins on May 4th with a season kick-off event that features the Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchest...
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 Writers' centre future hangs in the balance: WRITERS need as much support as they can get, according to an Orange-based poet. With the future of the Central West Writers’ Centre still in doubt, founding member Diana Bell Brooks has voiced ...
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 Gonsalves: Poetry by the numbers: Barry Hellman's Annual Poetry and Music Celebration of National Poetry Month, 1:30 p.m. April 19, Wellfleet Public Library. Writing Poems with Barry Hellman, 2 ...

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 Mike Doughty to Bring Question Jar Show to Bridge Street Live, 4/24: Doughty, joined by the inimitable Andrew "Scrap" Livingston, picks audience questions and requests out of a jar--and his audience is wickedly good at coming up with extremely weird things to ask.. ...
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 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlists Anne Carson, Anne Michaels: Canadian poet Anne Carson is a Griffin Poetry Prize nominee for Red Doc, her acclaimed long-form poem.comments?

 Shortlists announced for $65,000 Griffin Poetry Prize: Poetry News:

The Toronto-born writer, who was the Canadian winner of the first-ever Griffin in 2001, is on the short list this time for Red Doc .



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 Community Poetry Reading: Poetry News: The new West Tisbury library hosts its semi-annual community poetry reading on Sunday, April 13, at 3:30 p.m. The event comes home after being hosted by Bunch of Grapes Bookstore while th...
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 Lowell taking part with pop-up poetry: Poetry News: View original works of poetry in the windows of downtown establishments throughout the month of April.


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