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Man robbed, assaulted, shot while playing Pokemon Go in Columbus park

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – A man was hit in the head and shot three times after someone stole his phone while playing Pokemon Go in a a North Linden neighborhood park. 118 more words


Poets Laureate Read: Sally Ashton

Poet Sally Ashton, Emeritus Poet Laureate of Santa Clara County ( 2011-2013) will read at the San José Poetry Festival on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at… 227 more words

History Park

“Poetry gives the griever not release from grief, but companionship in grief. Poetry embodies the complexity of feelings at their most intense and entangled, and therefore offers (over centuries, or over no time at all) the company of tears.” ~ …

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Harmonious Dissonance: in Conversation with George Elliott Clarke

To provide Malahat readers with a context in which to read and more deeply appreciate George Elliott Clarke’s “Othello: By Donation Alphonse François, Marquis de Sade,” a bravura long poem appearing in the magazine’s  330 more words


Still I Rise

Still I Rise
Maya Angelou, 1928-2014

You may write me down in history
With your bitter, twisted lies,
You may trod me in the very dirt… 261 more words