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Kirby: Test your 'Kirby's Augusta' IQ

...Getzen's Pond.B. Lake Olmstead.C. The Savannah River.D. The old Broad Street Fountain. 5. Name the Pulitzer Prize winning poet who grew up on Augusta's Hill.A. Sidney Lanier.B. Edison Marshall.C. Frank Yerby.D. Stephen Vincent Benet. 6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/kirby-test-your-kirbys-august
The Artside: Photos, mosaics to draw attention

...well-known Augusta writer who died last fall. The issue will include one of Flythe's poems and a poem by Edgefield, S.C., poet Laurel Blossom. Copies may be purchased from Tony Morris in the Department of Languages, Literature and Philosophy at Armstrong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-06/artside-photos-mosaic
Starkey Flythe, lauded Augusta writer and poet, dies at 78

Starkey Flythe Jr., an award-winning poet whose passion for short fiction led to a distinguished career...sophisticated writers, died Friday. He was 78. "Starkey was a fine poet and fiction writer, who should have been much more widely known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-13/starkey-flythe-lauded-augusta
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-05-28/poet-author-maya-angelou-d
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-06-22/vet-care-lags-we
Calendar

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-06-24/calendar
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-08/wine-time-masi-masian
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171756978
Poet laureate promotes melody, beauty of verse

PITTSBURGH - Poet Robert Pinsky leans into a microphone...force to his job as the nation's newest poet laureate, teaching students that they...in his selection as the nation's 39th poet laureate in March by Librarian of Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/23/ent_210279.shtml
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Poet laureate promotes melody, beauty of verse

PITTSBURGH - Poet Robert Pinsky leans into a microphone...force to his job as the nation's newest poet laureate, teaching students that they...in his selection as the nation's 39th poet laureate in March by Librarian of Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/22/ent_210223.shtml
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