Augusta soldier writes poetry, publishes book

...May 22 when his motorcycle was hit by a drunken driver on a Bobby Jones Expressway exit ramp.In the second verse, the Blythe poet honors a promise he made to Gray, whom he met in 2008 while in the Army Reserve in Augusta, to keep up his creative writing...

Grovetown preparing for growth

...notable residents, Lord said.The museum displays a preserved flower wreath that was sent to the widow of the famous Confederate poet Paul Hamilton Hayne after his death in Grovetown in 1886. Outside, one of the last historical markers erected by the Georgia...

Christa Revnes

...painter using Old Masters' techniques and had several successful art shows. She was a singer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, poet, and greeting card writer for Hallmark Cards. In the 1990's she was President of the San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary, and...

The Artside: Some art for show, sale; some artists to show, tell

...on Friday Feb. 6. See themorris.org for more information. The film and Sunday programs are free. ON A DIFFERENT note, poets Anthony Kellman and Malaika Favorite will read from their recent works, South Eastern Stages and Dreaming at the Manor, at...

TEDx Augusta event with theme of 'connections' coming Jan. 30

...has brought some of the world's best thinkers to one stage, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, politicians, economists, poets and educators.Since the TED nonprofit began giving licenses to communities in 2009, more than 7,000 TEDx events have been...

Gucci salutes France in record time without designer Giannini at Milan's fashion week

...worn with a red beret, was reminiscent of a French school uniform. A more elaborately tied silken bow conjured the image of a poet. A fur-trimmed cape was befitting of an artist setting up in a Parisian park. EMPORIO ARMANI: Metallic brush strokes across...

Haggard to bring signature country sound to Grovetown

...Haggard's depiction of blue collar values in Working Man Blues and If We Make it Through December firmly established him as the "poet of the common man."Haggard's status of "outlaw" was revived when My Favorite Memory and Big City went to No. 1 in 1981...

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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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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