Poetry

Poetry
Joanne Mallari

Science and Art Joining Forces

Cross-Pollinations: The Marriage of Science and Poetry How can an Amy Clampitt poem contribute to diabetes research? How can science lend the missing puzzle piece

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Poetry
Joanne Mallari

Mercy

What a novel can do in three hundred pages, a good poem can do on one. Lucille Clifton does it in less than twenty lines,

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Children’s picture books
Aubrey Siino

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me

Maya Angelou’s poem Life Doesn’t Frighten Me, accompanied by Basquiat’s contemporary art, makes for a picture book that is appropriate for fearless children and adults

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In Memory of Troy Davis

This is an older poem, but one I thought just as relevant today as when first written. At The Superior Court   Counsel speaks before

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Father’s Day Picks

Recommending a book for dad is much easier than a title for mom, at least that was my experience when I pounded the brick and

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Poetry
Sunny Solomon

Poets’ Corner

If you are a parent whose child has been introduced to poetry in school this year, you owe it to yourself and your child to

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