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National Poetry Month and National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo) begin on Saturday, April 1, 2017. You can anticipate an extra serving of readings, book signings and other poetic events. 1,361 more words

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Man in critical condition, suspect at large after North Linden shooting

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Columbus Division of Police says one person is in critical condition after a shooting Thursday evening in the north Linden area. 133 more words

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Two people found shot to death in south Linden area home

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus police homicide detectives were called to a South Linden neighborhood home Wednesday afternoon.

The investigation is underway at a home on the 1000 block of East 19th Avenue in Columbus. 126 more words

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Poet Laureate: Derek Walcott dies at 87.

When a poet dies

Can a crazy world still survive?

Will lavender’s aroma fade suddenly?

I do not know for sure.

But I do know a poet is a little god… 10 more words

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Nobel laureate, poet and playwright Derek Walcott dead, aged 87

When a poet dies

Can a crazy world still survive?

Will lavender’s aroma fade suddenly?

I do not know for sure.

But I do know a poet is a little god… 16 more words

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Fielding Charges Cibber with "Murder"

Writing under the pseudonym Captain Hercules Vinegar, Justice of the Peace Henry Fielding brings poet laureate Colley Cibber to court for murdering the English language.

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poetry in Kirkland

Tomorrow, Saturday, March 18, 2017, would be a good time to go to Kirkland. Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall will lead a FREE workshop at… 51 more words

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