His workbook is wedged in the window, His sweater’s been thrown on the floor.
His raincoat is there in the overstuffed chair, And the chair is becoming quite mucky and damp.
Her role as co-founder and co-host of ‘The Pigeon Presents: The Philadelphia Poetry Slam,’ along with a speaking engagement on the TEDx Talk series, are just two entries on her long list of accomplishments.
Below, Wise reclaims her heritage in ‘Last Name.’ She poses the question ‘What’s in a name?
A Meal of Fresh Octopus Lots of arms, just like Kannon the Goddess; Sacrificed for me, garnished with citron, I revere it so! Sorry, Buddha, this is another precept I just cannot keep. The narrow path of asceticism is not for me: My mind runs in the opposite direction.
It is easy to be glib about Zen -- Ill just keep my mouth shut And rely on love play all the day long.
As I said above, there are other ways how to write poems (and I encourage you to share those below), but these are some of my favorite techniques.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. 1979, 1986 © Harper Collins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Cite This Source ... Not to feign any emotion that I did not feel; not to pretend to believe in optimism or pessimism, or unreversible progress; not to say anything because it was popular, or generally accepted, or fashionable in intellectual circles, unless I myself believed it; and not to believe easily.Dusk rain on the river, the moon peeking in and out of the clouds; Elegant beyond words, he chants his songs night after night.My Hovel The world before my eyes is wan and wasted, just like me.Hall, have acknowledged slam's influence on the show.In a 2005 interview, Hall was quoted as saying: It's true that I was on Def Poetry even though I've never slammed.