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Dec

Love Poet’s MBE/Patti Smith’s New Year Performance – Poetry News Roundup December 31st

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 31 de December de 2020 a las 06:56 am

Today we bring you an article about the poet who has received an MBE for writing the longest love poem in the world and the Punk Poet who has turned 74. Poet Who Penned Longest Love Poem in The World Awarded MBE The poet Rajinder Tumber is not only an accomplished poet but also an […]

30
Dec

Pebbles/Burns Night/Turkish Writer Commemorated – Poetry News Roundup December 30th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 30 de December de 2020 a las 07:01 am

Today in our poetry news round-up we look at pebbles, virtual celebrations of Burns Night and the celebrations commemorating the life of the poet who penned the Turkish National Anthem. The Power of Pebbles A retired poet in Withernsea has proved to be something of a hit on social media during the month of December. […]

29
Dec

Cowboy State’s Pandemic/Pen Names for Arabic Poets – Poetry News Roundup December 29th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 29 de December de 2020 a las 07:37 am

Today on My Poetic Side we look the Cowboy State perspective of the pandemic and why Arabic poets use pen names. Cowboy State Perspective of Coronavirus Pandemic Offered by Poet Laureate Gene Gagliano from Buffalo is the poet laureate of Wyoming. He was asked by The New York Times to share his own words on […]

28
Dec

The Literary Diet – Poetry News December 28th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 28 de December de 2020 a las 08:50 am

Today in our poetry news round-up we look at the poet heavy literary diet proposed by The Guardian newspaper for the month of January. January’s 31-Day Literary Diet Brits are being encouraged to consider a more positive New Year’s Resolution that year, one that will nourish their mind rather than giving them the usual goals […]

25
Dec

Twas The Night Before Christmas – Poetry News December 25th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 25 de December de 2020 a las 04:50 am

Our Christmas Day poetry news round up takes a look at a recording of a beloved Christmas poem recorded by The Prince of Wales for the Artists’ Benevolent Fund. “Twas the Night Before Christmas” HRH The Prince of Wales has been joined this Christmas by a host of stars to make a special recording of […]