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How do the tercets comprising Karen Solie's "The Girls" subtly contribute to the sentiments with which the story is told in this poem?
They stayed at home. They didn't go far. Trends do not move them. From picture windows of family homes. they cast wide gazes of manifest pragmatism: hopeful and competent, boundlessly integrated, fearless, enviable, eternal. Vegas, Florida, Mexico, Florida, Vegas.
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The next competition starts March 1, 2016.
The International Welsh Poetry Competition is an English language poetry contest offering cash prizes and publication, judged by respected poetry judge
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Enjoy this tantalizing preview of Canadian poetry coming this fall.
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We're thrilled to announce the 2016 Griffin Poetry Prize judges: Alice Oswald (UK), Tracy K. Smith (US) and Adam Sol (Canada).
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As fascinating as the wide range of subject matter that poets tackle is the voice and tone with which a particular subject is addressed. Let's examine these elements as Priscila Uppal applies them to childhood coping mechanisms and psychological analyses of same in her poem "On the Psychology of Crying Over Spilt Milk" from her 2007 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlisted collection "Ontological Necessities".
According to Freud's observations and analysis of his nephew fantasy-making with a shoe, the fort-da game is the necessary foundational basis by which a child can rightfully count on a parent who leaves for work or an office party or a trip to the Bahamas with her younger lover to eventually ...
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We've observed David Kirby's storytelling skills and the surprising richness beneath a great tale well told in a previous Poem of the Week selection. Let's explore another poem from Kirby's 2004 Griffin Poetry Prize shortlisted collection "The Ha-Ha" and see what else we can unearth.
It's just as the waiter has brought us a single buttery dumpling stuffed with pecorino, parmigiano and ricotta. that arrives after the porcini mushrooms and the seafood risotto and before the snapper with tomato and black olives. and the duck in balsamic vinegar reduction that I touch my napkin ...
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