- Breaking into Dance. Janeczko, Paul B. // Book Links;Apr/May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p8
Shares the thoughts of a writer of poetry. Answer to a student's question on why the author writes poetry books; Importance of knowing that children have a chance to see what poetry holds for them; Recollection of when the author began to be interested to read and write poems; Academic...
- The features of implementation of the modal meaning of obligation in S. Yesenin's axiological world view. Alimpiyeva, Rosa V.; Babulevich, Svetlana N. // Vestnik IKBFU;2011, Issue 8, p21
On the basis of S. Yesenin's poetry, the authors consider the text function of linguistic units expressing the modal meaning of necessity. The article offers their functional and semantic hierarchy and describes their role in analysing the poet's axiological world view.
- Why I Writeâ€¦. Chang, Tina // Publishers Weekly;3/29/2010, Vol. 257 Issue 13, p21
The author reflects on poetry writing. She recalls her childhood in Taiwan living with his aunts and uncles. She associates poetry writing to the physical structure of the house, in which each word seemed like a window, each comma a blade of grass, each line as a slow locomotive passing through...
- SHALL IT BE POEMS OR PARSNIPS? Philip, M. // America;9/14/1940, Vol. 63 Issue 23, p635
The author reflects on the characteristics of poets. She states that poets are impolitely tolerated as unnecessary impediments and they are usually cataloged as fools as well as idle dreamers. In connection, that a poem that is rejected one week may be accepted the next week by the same editor...
- QUERIES. // American Notes & Queries;Jan70, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p74
Presents some queries related to literature. Research on Captain Mayne Reid, the 19th-century British author of juvenile titles and adventure books; Comments on the subject of war as an inspiration for poets; Basis for the poem 'Speaking of Poetry,' by Peale Bishop.
- Pedro Pietri. // Academy of American Poets -- Biographies of American Poets;2006, p407
A biography of poet Pedro Pietri is presented. He was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico on March 21, 1944 and studied at public schools in New York City. He was drafted to serve in the Vietnam War from 1966 to 1938. His work has been included in anthologies such as "The Prentice Hall Anthology of...
- In the Studio. Rakosi, Carl // American Poetry Review;May/Jun2004, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p21
Contemplates the author's writing and reading habits and influences. Description of the study room of Rakosi.
- From One Poet to Another. Westermann, Katherine // Skipping Stones;May-Aug2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p4
The article offers tips on how to grow as a poet and a person. It indicates the need of a poet to go out into the world and take something away from the experience. It suggests asking for help from a friend or family member when needed. It also recommends attending poetry workshops and classes...
- KEEPING BLACK POETRY ALIVE. Mehta, Diane // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;9/21/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 16, p40
The article reports on the efforts of scholars to help all students, regardless of race to appreciate Black poetry. In an effort to create a network and give Black poets more exposure, Harvard University undergraduate Thomas Sayers Ellis and his colleagues founded The Dark Room Collective in...