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Toward Eternity

My dear husband has been humoring me for a long time.  At our otherwise very traditional wedding, I insisted that one of my friends read from a poem by Michelangelo about death.   520 more words

Bacon Bit 2014


Barred – Tim Cranmore

Worcestershire Poet Laureate 2013, Tim Cranmore, launched his book of poetry ‘Barred’ at the Old Rec in June this year. Black Pear Press are pleased to confirm that the book is available via PayPal or from Amazon as a paperback or an eBook, see below. 265 more words


Surround yourself with inspiring people and good food

I love food and I love spending time with people, especially if there’s food involved. And good conversation.

I’ve recently befriended George Elliott Clarke, Toronto’s Poet Laureate. 426 more words



This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. 1,195 more words

North Carolina Poet Laureate





I get a little irritated when people don’t hold a man accountable for his misuse of power, and instead take their frustration out on women involved, who had little or no power over the circumstances. 66 more words

Ohio may establish poet laureate

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio is one of six states that don’t have an official state poet – but a bill in the Ohio Legislature could change that. 116 more words

Ohio News

Mendocino Poetry Events: Open Mic & Monthly Series

First Friday in Ukiah, CA

Mendocino Environmental Center and Gallery
Open Mic, Poetry, and Spoken Word

5:00-8:00 pm
Mendocino Environmental Center & Gallery
Downtown Ukiah… 495 more words