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New exhibition shows poet laureate Herrera’s indigenous perspective

~ By Tom Urubes, Reprinted from FresnoStateNews.com

(September 30, 2016) ̶ A new exhibition featuring U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera that celebrates Mexico’s indigenous diaspora in the Central Valley will launch from 5 to 8 p.m. 577 more words

M Street Graduate Studios

Dangerous batch of heroin leads to 35 overdose calls in Linden area

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus first responders and health officials are warning of a particularly strong batch of heroin on city streets.  The life-saving drug naloxone 27 times Tuesday to save heroin users who had overdosed. 261 more words


Dangerous batch of heroin in central Ohio leads to 27 overdoses in 24 hours

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police say 27 people were treated for opiate overdoses in central Ohio in the last 24 hours. Nine of those overdoses were in the Linden area. 307 more words


Dr. Benjamin Myers Poetry Workshop

           Making Poetry from your Memories

Free to the public

Oklahoma Arts Council presents Dr. Benjamin Myers Oklahoma Poet Laureate, 2016 – October 1, 2016 at 10:00 am at the Public Library of Enid and Garfield County… 148 more words

Lyric Essentials: Pauletta Hansel reads “The Hug” by Tess Gallagher.

Chris: Welcome to Lyric Essentials, where writers and poets share with us a passage or poem which is “essential” to their bookshelf and who they are as a writer. 1,435 more words


Former Glory

In the Sixties and Seventies the Poet Laureate John Betjeman campaigned vigorously (and eccentrically) to prevent the destruction of Britain’s great 19th-century buildings – most notably Euston Arch, which formed part of Euston Station in London, one of several vast Victorian railway stations built in the capital during the 19th century. 580 more words

On Holiday With the Poet Laureate

It’s not every day you get to go on holiday with a Poet Laureate, but I managed it, well, sort of. The Poet Laureate in question is the very amiable Bert Flitcroft, who is the poet laureate for Staffordshire for 2016. 284 more words