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Woman sentenced to 2 years after 35 people overdose in 1 day in Linden

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A Columbus woman pleaded guilty to corrupting another with drugs on Wednesday and was sentenced to 2 years in prison.

Police linked Sara Eberhard with a string of potent heroin overdoses… 114 more words

News

Enoch Arden by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1864)

Enoch Arden is a narrative poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, published in 1864 during his stint as England’s longest-serving Poet Laureate. Tennyson borrowed the story from poet, sculptor, and founder-member of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Thomas Woolner. 297 more words

Books

SHE CHRONICLES: Video Post, Rita Dove

Pulitzer Prize Winner and the First African American Poet Laureate to the Library of Congress, Rita Dove

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Friday in Auburn

Here come the poets laureate! Northwest Renaissance Poets presents an evening of poetry with an illustrious lineup: current Washington State poet laureate Tod Marshall, former Washington poets laureate… 41 more words

Poetry

Chamber Singers help Library of Congress honor U.S. Poet Laureate Herrera in Washington, D.C.

Here is the video from this today’s performance (event begins at about 7 minutes):

Here is the video from the evening performance (event begins at about 3:30 minutes): 941 more words

Music

Poets Laureate National Parks Tour

Ed. note: Today’s post is a special feature in honor of National Park Week. We have had the pleasure of working with Karla K. Morton and Alan Birkelbach, two Texas Poets Laureate who are currently on a Poets Laureate National Parks Tour.   1,181 more words

National Park

Celebrate National Poetry Month in Alexandria | News Release | City of Alexandria

Celebrate the National Poetry Month in Alexandria

For Immediate Release: April 19, 2017

Wendi R. Kaplan, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria, invites all Alexandrians to participate in National Poetry Month activities throughout the month of April and May.   444 more words

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