2014 Arts in the Heart - Sunday

...cheer team4 p.m.: Parade4-4:30 p.m.: Allison Skipper, acoustic country singer/sonwriter5-6:30 p.m.: Mahogany Lounge Presents Sunni Patterson ? HBO Def Poet & Danni Cassett ? acoustic songstress as featured artists

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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Your Money: Biographical directories offer little more than food for ego

...harvested from Web sites. Their name might never appear in the directory.Vanity pitches often target executives, writers, poets and students. Those who are flattered into providing details of their career or accomplishments could be stuck with a subscription...

Laughing and crying

...dark turn as a homicidal crime writer in 2002's Insomnia. He was an idealistic, inspiring English teacher in 1989's Dead Poets Society. He was Popeye, Peter Pan and the King of the Moon.Williams delivered the dramatic performance that won an Oscar...

Comedian Williams was in early stages of Parkinson's disease, wife says

...Mindy, evolved into a respected dramatic actor who starred in films such as Good Will Hunting, for which he an Oscar, Dead Poets Society and Mrs. Doubtfire.He was invariably upbeat in public and with his friends and colleagues, and was known for his...

Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

...for his portrayal of an empathetic therapist in "Good Will Hunting." He also played for tears in "Awakenings," "Dead Poets Society" and "What Dreams May Come," something that led New York Times critic Stephen Holden to once say he dreaded seeing...

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...