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POETRY from The Poetry Foundation artworkPOETRY from The Poetry Foundation
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Price: Free
Release Date: May 05, 2010

With the Poetry Foundation's iPhone app, you can now take hundreds of poems by classic and contemporary poets with you wherever you go.

From William Shakespeare to César Vallejo to Heather McHugh, the Poetry Foundation's app turns your phone into a mobile poetry library:

* Search for old favorites with memorable lines.
* Give your phone a shake to discover new poems to fit any mood.
* Save your favorite poems to read and share later—through Facebook, Twitter, or e-mail.
* Read poems by T.S. Eliot, Pablo Neruda, Lucille Clifton, Emily Dickinson, and many others.

© 2010 The Poetry Foundation


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Fri, 27 May 2016 22:01:45 GMT

The Recorder

Writing for change: Daniela Gioseffi, poet with passion for activism, to read in Ashfield
The Recorder
Daniela Gioseffi will be the featured reader for the 6th Ann Hutt Browning Poetry Series Wednesday at 7 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church at the corners of Main and Church streets in Ashfield. Contributed photo ... For those wishing to learn more ...


Sat, 28 May 2016 14:04:27 GMT

Los Angeles Times

The Robert Mapplethorpe photo you haven't seen: The one he took of me
Los Angeles Times
(Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, used by permission). Following my father's ... I was just 9, but he and Patti Smith were at CBGB when my partner, Jamie Dalglish, and our six-piece band performed in a show that included singing, film, dance and poetry.


Fri, 27 May 2016 18:33:39 GMT

Wall Street Journal

Once More to the Lake
Wall Street Journal
Thus chastened and inspired, Charles Wilberforce Whistler would build the cabin in the woods on Raquette Lake that would “serve as a foundation for the Whistlers to meet the world on their terms and no others. ... the travelers' “stomachs churning and ...


Sat, 28 May 2016 04:32:01 GMT

Odyssey with Bob Stwalley - Part II
Journal Review
As my reader may recall, we were last in the company of farmer outdoorsman Bob Stwalley, paused above Sugar Creek on C.R. 360E. Bob had impressed upon me that the effect of our beautiful stream on the land, and on our imaginations, much depends on ...


Fri, 27 May 2016 22:33:01 GMT

North Shore News in Brief
The Salem News
Lappin Foundation and Temple Emanu-El present “Movement for Your Jewish Soul. .... This year's featured poets are Gregory Pardlo, Marie Howe, Mark Doty, Sandra Beasley, Edward Hirsch, Ada Limón, David Rivard, Charles Simic and Ocean Vuong.

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Sat, 28 May 2016 04:12:28 GMT

Maryville Daily Times

Honor and remember: Friends, family to gather for annual Memorial Day program
Maryville Daily Times
Monday's event to celebrate and recognize the service and sacrifice of many, is being presented by the Beloved Community Outreach Foundation and Foothills Funeral Home. ... Luminaries will be lit and poems and tributes will be offered by Darrell Orange.


Fri, 27 May 2016 18:27:05 GMT

Huffington Post

Romance Author Sarah Robinson on Animals, Advocacy and Alpha Males
Huffington Post
In fact, I won several poetry contests and was published in literary journals- all small time, but I enjoyed it. I truly loved to write, but the truth is ... back and change it, I wouldn't. It gave me a great foundation to launch my books, and my ...


Fri, 27 May 2016 17:59:26 GMT

Forever young: 25 things you should know about Bob Dylan for his 75th birthday
Dylan is an exhibited painter, sculptor and sketch artist as well as the author of two books, the mid-1960s prose poetry of “Tarantula” and the 2004 memoir “Chronicles – Volume 1.” Since 1994, Dylan has published six books of his artwork. In 2014, his ...

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Fri, 27 May 2016 20:22:35 GMT

Embracing the words of our time
Budgeeter News
So it probably isn't surprising that I firmly believe in Poetry Out Loud, a recitation contest created by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, and the essential part poetry can play in the lives of young adults. I spent about ...

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Fri, 27 May 2016 15:23:55 GMT

Memorial Day closings and events
A Peace Rally program will begin at 12:45 p.m. Monday in the Gates of Heaven building at James Madison Park, 302 E. Gorham St. The program, hosted by Veterans for Peace-Clarence Kailin Chapter 25, will include speakers, music, scholarship awards and ...

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