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sun worship

sun worship | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
To the east, where the watermelon rind horizon, creamy-white washing upwards to rosey shades, deepens as the second hand sweeps time from there to gone until the daily diva blasts onto the scene we...
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The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with David Rivard

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with David Rivard | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
David Rivard discusses his new collection Standoff, writing as both a public and private act, the interiority of reading, and Pokémon GO.
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Lincoln Library expands poets collection with Masters papers

Lincoln Library expands poets collection with Masters papers | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has expanded its collection on Illinois poets with a trove of documents, manuscripts and photographs related to Edgar Lee Masters.
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Using Literature for Social Justice

Using Literature for Social Justice | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
In his letter to the incoming president, writer Reginald Dwayne Betts, who was tried as an adult at age 16
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The Best Canadian Poetry In English Series: Best Canadian Poetry 2016 Coming This Fall

The Best Canadian Poetry In English Series: Best Canadian Poetry 2016 Coming This Fall | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
BCP: Best Canadian Poetry 2016 Coming This Fall: The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2016 (series editors Mo... https://t.co/8a5H48ISaH
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Hear All Three of Jack Kerouac's Spoken-World Albums: A Sublime Union of Beat Literature and 1950s Jazz Open Culture

Hear All Three of Jack Kerouac's Spoken-World Albums: A Sublime Union of Beat Literature and 1950s Jazz Open Culture | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
RT @openculture: Hear All 3 of Jack Kerouac’s Spoken-World Albums: Sublime Union of Beat Lit & 1950s Jazz https://t.co/TmlPQgUhwn https://t…
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Is This Working? On Poetry and Employment

Is This Working? On Poetry and Employment | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
While working in service I began to feel a bit like Simone Weil, the sheltered, awkward, mystic-intellectual who at twenty-five decided to work in a factory for a year, not out of financial urgency but for political solidarity, as a kind of...
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Annual Prose And Poetry Contest | Freefall

Annual Prose And Poetry Contest | Freefall | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
FreeFall is pleased to announce Susan Musgrave as the poetry/prose contest judge for 2016. $1,700 in prize money available.
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FeminineCollective.com

Feminine Collective is an online magazine publishing original stories daily from both established and emerging writers.
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Reflections: Novelist Helen Dunmore on solitude, her rooftop studio and writing poetry in hospitals

Reflections: Novelist Helen Dunmore on solitude, her rooftop studio and writing poetry in hospitals | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it

Via bobbygw, Rosemary SauterFrett
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Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 85, Jorie Graham

Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 85, Jorie Graham | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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A New Center for Black Poetics | Poets and Writers

A New Center for Black Poetics | Poets and Writers | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
At the University of Pittsburgh, poets Dawn Lundy Martin, Terrance Hayes, and Yona Harvey recently established the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics—a creative think tank dedicated to studying, archiving, and promoting the work...
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~The Tashtoo Parlour ~ : #WanderLust only on @RadioKC

~The Tashtoo Parlour ~ : #WanderLust only on @RadioKC | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Nova Scotia's own Tashtoo brings poetry and spoken word to Radio Kaos Caribou airing out of France every Sunday at 5pmEST
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17 Poems To Read When The World Is Too Much

17 Poems To Read When The World Is Too Much | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
“Where does it hurt? Everywhere. Everywhere. Everywhere.”..
Via Grace Christian Kisame K
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Poetry Night: Readings with Canadian Poets Laureate

Poetry Night:  Readings with Canadian Poets Laureate | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Kathryn.Garland@mississauga.ca presents Poetry Night: Readings with Canadian Poets Laureate - Wednesday, 14 September 2016 at Mississauga Central Library, Mississauga, ON. Find event and ticket information.
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FEAR NOT THE DARKNESS: The Tragically Hip~ Gordon Downie poetry in motion

FEAR NOT THE DARKNESS: The Tragically Hip~ Gordon Downie poetry in motion | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The Tragically Hip~ Gordon Downie poetry in motion https://t.co/xMkvUahub1 via @SweetSheil
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I've failed enough times to know

I've failed enough times to know | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Read Natasha Head's well-received failure poem. It will transform your sense of failure and help you to let go when you need to most. —The Woven Tale Press
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Awards — League of Canadian Poets

RT @AGGuelph: .@CanadianPoets awards open for submissions! 3 #book awards, #SpokenWord & a young poets prize https://t.co/zTz5qPJNyY #canli…
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National Poetry Awards

National Poetry Awards | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The National Poetry Awards (NPA) is a foundation for poetry communities across the country. The NPA Award recognizes poets & spoken word artists.
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What Poetry Does: Adrienne Rich on Poetry’s Political Power and Its Role in the Immigrant Experience

What Poetry Does: Adrienne Rich on Poetry’s Political Power and Its Role in the Immigrant Experience | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
"Poetry can break open locked chambers of possibility, restore numbed zones to feeling, recharge desire."
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Love Poems And Quotes - Romantic Love Poetry & More

Love Poems And Quotes - Romantic Love Poetry & More More Quotes : http://www.arishanur.com Please subscribe us
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