Daily Archives: October 12, 2014

Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Still I Rise by Maya Angelou You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise. Does my sassiness upset you? Why are you … Continue reading

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Top 10 tips for being a successful poet

Title: Top 10 tips for being a successful poet Author: Alison Feeney-Hart Publisher: BBC News Full Text & Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-29538180 The Internet, Online, 12/10/2014 Abstract: Sir Andrew Motion is an English poet and novelist who was Poet Laureate of the … Continue reading

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Irish Writers Centre Offers Writing Courses

The Irish Writers’ Centre has long been a hub of literary activity, supporting established and aspiring writers throughout Ireland from its base at the heart of Dublin’s cultural quarter. It is a non-profit organisation, a registered charity, with the remit … Continue reading

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MA Creative Writing & MFA Creative Writing [Fiction]- UCD

MA Creative Writing & MFA Creative Writing [Fiction] Source: http://www.ucd.ie/englishanddrama/graduatestudies/maprogrammes/creativewriting/ The School of English, Drama & Film offers two postgraduate programmes in Creative Writing, an MA and an MFA [Master of Fine Arts] Fiction The MA in Creative Writing builds … Continue reading

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M Phil in Creative Writing In TCD

Source: https://www.tcd.ie/OWC/courses/creative/ Course Code: TRT21 Students intending to apply for this course should submit online at: https://www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az/course.php?id=DPTEN-CWRI-1F09 All enquiries on the M Phil in Creative Writing should be addressed to Course Director or Ms Lilian Foley (lifoley@tcd.ie ) Administrator, Oscar … Continue reading

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Creative Writing MA Now Available in UCC

Source: http://www.ucc.ie/en/cke10/ Course Title: Creative Writing College: Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences Duration: 1 year Teaching Mode: Full-time, Part-Time N.B. The part-time option (over 2 years) will be offered on a cyclical basis and will be commencing again in 2015/2016. Qualifications: MA … Continue reading

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Spirits of the Dead By Edgar Allan Poe

A Poem For Halloween Spirits of the Dead By Edgar Allan Poe, (1809 – 1849) Thy soul shall find itself alone ‘Mid dark thoughts of the grey tomb-stone; Not one, of all the crowd, to pry Into thine hour of … Continue reading

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