Arts Council Award. Steven Kappes Steven Kappes was born in Central Illinois and has lived the majority of his life there. The Best of the Argonauts. Does it create a happy sense that 'all is well with the world'? After that she wrote poetry, especially poetry for special occasions. He chooses Wallace Stevens as his favorite modernist poet along with Robert Frost. Recently, he spent three years in Russia creating an NGO incubator in Nizhny Novgorod, involving government, business and citizen leaders dealing with Russia's societal needs. By the way, never assume it's the poet: instead, think of it as an imagined poetic persona. Other books are Lacing Through Time (Bellowing Ark Press, 2011 and a chapbook, Word Paintings, (Snark Publishing, 2002). David McKenna David McKenna, most recently born in the middle of the 20th Century, has been a poet since childhood.
He has exhibited in many countries, including the USA, Europe, and Canada. A member of the National Association for Poetry Therapy, he makes presentations based on his chapbook, Griever's Circuit (Fractal Edge Press, 2004 poems on the death of his wife, Mary.
Find a quiet place, or read with a friend. Gail Goepfert Gail Goepfert is a Midwest teacher, poet, and nature photographer. Irene Sedeora Irene Sedeora's writing has appeared in The Mid-America Poetry Review, Dust Fire, The Writer, Parting Gifts, Ampersand, Love Poems for the Media Age, Ripple Effect anthology ; Working Hard for the Money, Bottom Dog Press anthology ; other publications and online. Patricia Gangas Patricia Gangas (March 19, 1939 - January 25, 2011) was a member of the Poets Club of Chicago and was the president of Poets and Patrons also in Chicago for nine years. 19 These values may include virtus, clementia, iustitia, and pietas, which were the values inscribed on a shield given to Augustus by the Senate. Amsterdam/Atlanta: Rodopi Publishers, 2000. It is the use of description, metaphor, simile or personification. At Michigan, she studied English Language and Literature, receiving.B. If you examine any of Shakespeares more successful tragedies, you will find this exact equivalence; you will find that the state of mind of Lady Macbeth walking in her sleep has been communicated to you by a skilful accumulation of imagined sensory impressions; the words. This english biz guide will help you 'unpick' a poem and enable you to work out just what the poet is trying to say, how the poem is 'working' and why this is being done - the poet's purpose. She's received numerous awards for her commitment to the arts.