Category Archives: Women Authors

'OLLIE': The abandoned cat who finds dignity and acceptance

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I really wanted the job at Kelly and Hart Publishing and I don’t know where my head was when I agreed to […] He wanted you to have this. I was asked if I would baby sit and I said, "Yes!", but to my astonishment, they brought 19 cats, two of which were female lionesses. Learning alongside her brothers, she received a well-rounded education, which included knowledge of several languages. The rolling, copious phrases conveyed little meaning to her, but she liked the music of them....

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Chatter in the Matter

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The Grand Permission: New Writings on Poetics and Motherhood, edited by Patricia Dienstfrey (of Kelsey St. Kate moved to Winnipeg in 1899 where she was the editor of the women�s page of the Manitoba Free Press. Vera Brittain (1893 – 1970) British writer best known for her autobiography – Testament of Youth (1933) – sharing her traumatic experiences of the First World War. The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) Society of Canada also awarded her the Exceptional Public Awareness Award for the same project.

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In Love And Grace

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The Heaneys were aristocrats, in the sense that they took for granted a code of behavior that was given and unspoken. Many of her poems carry religious / spiritual images. I went to a NA meeting and there I learned how to stay clean. This pattern--one of several types of metrical "feet"--is known as an "iamb." Is this having a faculty the less? or a sense the more? ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827 Happiness is sharing a bowl of cherries and a book of poetry with a shade tree. ~Terri Guillemets, "From the Library to the Park," 1993 Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes. ~Author Unknown Like a piece of ice on a hot stove the poem must ride on its own melting. ~Robert Frost A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman. ~Wallace Stevens, Opus Posthumous, 1957 I had rather be a Kitten, and cry mew, Than one of these same Meeter Ballad-mongers: I had rather heare a Brazen Candlestick turn'd, Or a dry Wheele grate on the Axle-tree, And that would set my teeth nothing an edge, The gaze of nature thus awakened dreams and pulls the poet after it. ~Walter Benjamin Poetry is the key to the hieroglyphics of Nature. ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827 I am no dealer in metaphysics, and will not attempt to define poetry by its rules.

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Selected Poems

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As yet there was no problem of opposing both German and Italian fascism and British imperialism (Chakraborty). I look at my body in this sacred way because I think that you have to love your own body, the body which contains your soul which, like your body, is unique. In 1912 she joined the Political Equality League, an organization dedicated to the advancement of women�s rights including the right to vote.

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Uncertain Grace (Hayden Carruth Award for New and Emerging

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If so, how is the comparison appropriate? From 1961 to 1962 she was associate editor of The Arab Observer in Cairo, Egypt, the only English-language news weekly in the Middle East, and from 1964 to 1966 she was feature editor of the African Review in Accra, Ghana. Unfortunately her father died when she was only seven months old. In 1987 she won National Magazine Award for her work in Toronto Life. Perhaps there is a favorite, typical character trait or action that this person does that would sum him or her up for you?

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Her Nobel Voice: Women Laureates of the Nobel Peace Prize

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A line of poetry that has five metrical feet. A. book published by a commercial trade publisher, but no more than give five published or under contract. Elisa Pulido has published poems in River Styx, The Ledge, Another Chicago Magazine, Margie, The North American Review and RHINO in the US and in Interchange and The New Welsh Review in the UK. Growing up in a 3rd World country, mob things do happen and all I was trying to do was bring out the story of self-discovery, which isn’t easy and most of us have lost our way and always look for what to blame when things don’t work out according to what we expected.

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Secrets from the Center of the World (Sun Tracks)

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He filled his poems with references to both the obscure and the well known, thereby teaching his readers as he writes. A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin. ~Edmond de Goncourt Poetry is not a civilizer, rather the reverse, for great poetry appeals to the most primitive instincts. ~Robinson Jeffers The history of poetry is not exclusively and identically the history of works written in verse.

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Beautiful Minds Anonymous ( a book of poems )

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It is considered to be one of the oldest form of poetry and it often focuses on the pros and cons of life. Replansky wrote lyrical, carefully worded poems that belied their intensity. She became the1st woman reporter in Vancouver with the World and Two years later, she was assigned women's editor of News-Advertiser. Online (Accessed July 2014); Book Margaret McWilliams: an interwar feminist by Mary Kinnear (McGill-Queen�s Press, 1991) n�e Marchand.

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Montreal Postcards

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That same day she was officially received as corresponding member of the Academy of Fine Arts, being the only woman among the men of that institution. That experience of twenty years ago, when I left Northern Ireland and went to write full-time in Wicklow, obviously that cannot be repeated. She taught for two years but was unsatisfied with the profession. Prime Minister Stephen Harper appointed Linda to the Senate of Canada in 2009.

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Ecumenopolis

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Despite this oppressive environment, the women writers who persisted in their calling are Lalithambika Antherjanam (1909-87) and Madhavikutty. Bettlebug and others found themselves featured in more than thirty books and well as thousands of radio and TV programs. Tiya Miles is a professor at the University of Michigan in the Departments of American Culture, Afro-American and African Studies, History, Women Studies, and the Native American Studies Program. Following is an example of a limerick by Edward Lear: There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said, 'It is just as I feared!

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