Aleyne Patchen

...legal secretary, pursued many artistic and social interests during her life. She was an accomplished pianist, painter and poet, and an enthusiastic bridge player. She loved reading, music, flowers, birds, and butterflies. She charmed any room she...

Riverwalk to serve as backdrop for poets

...Jessye Norman Amphitheater, poets will gather to celebrate their...Saturday, was organized by Evans poet Reesee Willis. The event resulted...more receptive." Eighteen poets from Augusta and as far afield...excited about the participating poets, although she was forced to...

Poets and would-be poets have many reasons to rhyme

...previous story looked at fiction writers. Next Sunday we'll explore getting work published. Augusta is full of poetry - and of poets who find that music of the mundane and bring it to life in the rhythm of their words. Jerrica Leavy writes of the daily pressures...

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Noted poets have very different outlooks on life

...Lythgoe read the works of two very different poets at the Aiken County Library on April 13. Mr...Brass and Holy Week , read verses by current poet laureate Charles Simic and Ted Kooser, who was poet laureate from 2004 to 2006. Mr. Simic "writes...

Young poets sought for library system's contest

Young poets are invited to submit original works in a poetry contest sponsored by the East Central Georgia Library System. The second annual...

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Wine Time: Masi Masianco Pinot Grigio Verduzzo delle Venezie IGT 2012, Italy

...recognizable Venetian style.Masi Agricola also manages an estate in Valpolicella that once belonged to the descendants of 14th century poet Dante Alighieri. Masi Agricola has developed projects in Tuscany and Argentina with Serego Alighieri.GOES WITH: My wife...

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

...Baryshnikov and you see that line, that's what the poet tries for. The poet tries for the line, the balance," she told The Associated...recalled. "And he said, 'You're the people's poet. You don't want to trivialize yourself.' So I...

As vet care lags, we all are 'diminished'

More than four centuries ago, the English poet John Donne famously said:"Each man's death diminishes me,For I am involved in humanity.Therefore, send not to knowFor...

The Artside: New exhibits include Entrekin's realist paintings, clay teapots

...included in the inaugural issue of Fall Lines, a literary journal based in Columbia. Jane Blanchard has a poem published in River Poets Journal. ART WORKSHOPS. One of the many interesting aspects of summertime in our area is the abundance of camps and workshops...


...WORD/OPEN MIC NIGHT: 6-7 p.m. Thursday, June 26, Jeff Maxwell Branch Library, 1927 Lumpkin Road; branch manager/poet Jeff S. Stinson, host; registration requested; (706) 793-2020, ecgrl.orgCHAD CREWS MAGICAL STORYTELLER: 10-10...