Poetry

Palm Beach Poetry Festival Invites Local Poets & Poetry Lovers to Upcoming Events

Palm Beach Poetry Festival Invites Local Poets & Poetry Lovers to Upcoming Events

The Palm Beach Poetry Festival’s Director Susan R. Williamsonand Dr. Blaise Allen, Director of Community Outreach, today invited local poets and poetry fans to several upcoming literary events: March 2  – 1 pm  (Saturday) The Writing on the Wall A Poetry Workshop Facilitated by Freesia McKee What kind of walls do we build around our poems? Are these walls helpful, […]

Poems with Purpose

Poems with Purpose

Today,  Holly DressON NOT Holly DressOFF, author of #30DifferentMicrophonesIn30days, as well as the founder of the #PauseReflectMoveForward movement,  brings us the twenty-first edition of our continuing series, “Poetry with Purpose.” Be the change  Be the change in what you wish to see  You’ll see  The difference that it will make  Not just in your life  But theirs  Show your […]

Poems with Purpose

Poems with Purpose

Today,  Holly DressON NOT Holly DressOFF, author of #30DifferentMicrophonesIn30days, as well as the founder of the #PauseReflectMoveForward movement,  brings us the twentieth edition of our continuing series, “Poetry with Purpose.“ Friends That Become More Like Family Than Family  We spent most of our lives with them  Family  Unfortunately  They judge you  Tells you things you “should” do When in […]

PB POETRY FESTIVAL Applauds the Winners of High School Poetry Contest 2019

PB POETRY FESTIVAL Applauds the Winners of High School Poetry Contest 2019

Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and Blaise Allen, Ph.D., the Festival’s Director of Community Outreach, today announced the winners of the annual Palm Beach County High School Poetry Contest. The 15th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival runs January 21-26 at Old School Square in Delray Beach. The $200 first place prize went to Emma […]

Poems with Purpose

Poems with Purpose

Today,  Holly DressON NOT Holly DressOFF, author of #30DifferentMicrophonesIn30days, as well as the founder of the #PauseReflectMoveForward movement,  brings us the nineteenth edition of our continuing series, “Poetry with Purpose.“ Worry  Are you worried about this?  Worried about that?  When in fact  You only have control over one thing  You  Yet  In the past you’ve blamed others Maybe even […]

Poems with Purpose

Poems with Purpose

Today,  Holly DressON NOT Holly DressOFF, author of #30DifferentMicrophonesIn30days, as well as the founder of the #PauseReflectMoveForward movement,  brings us the eighteenth edition of our continuing series, “Poetry with Purpose.“ Foggy  The leafless trees  The cold air  Sometimes life?  Just isn’t fair  Things happen  You don’t understand why  Then  We have to do what we can to get by  […]