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Eloise Klein Healy finds poetry in her recovery from encephalitis

If you listen closely to her, she still speaks like a poet — just not the poet she was before.<p>She sounds more like, say, Gertrude Stein, a free-associating poet who juggles and feints, making verbs serve as nouns and treating syntax like a jigsaw.<p>Eloise Klein Healy is Los Angeles' first poet …

Get Over the Fear of Poetry

Poetry. It’s not a scary word. Just six letters, nothing too major. But the concept of poetry, wrapping your head around the idea can be somewhat …

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iA's Writer Pro maximizes the minimalist text editor

How do you add features to the app with no features?<p>Minimalist text editors aren’t the novel concept they once were, but iA Writer has done more than most to bring the idea of distraction-free writing to the mainstream. Since Information Architects released the app for iPad in 2010, it’s expanded …

The best studio recording apps for iPad

Whether you are an aspiring musician or just want to record you and your friends singing and playing music, you'll definitely want to check out our …

This iPad Drawing App Brings Tracing to the Touchscreen

There are scores of drawing apps for the iPad, ranging from full-featured artistic suites to kid-friendly offerings complete with skeuomorphic …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Seamus Heaney Reads “Death of a Naturalist” and His Nobel Lecture on the Power of Poetry

Beloved Irish poet, playwright, and translator <b>Seamus Heaney</b> (April 13, 1939–August 30, 2013) was the recipient of innumerable awards, including the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature, and was noted in his lifetime as the best-read living poet in the world in the past few decades.<p>To celebrate his …

The 10 Best Poetry Books of 2013

<i>Monday: Slate staffers pick their favorite books of 2013.<br>Tuesday: The overlooked books of 2013.<br>Wednesday: The best lines of 2013, and the best poetry</i> …

5 Tips from the Experts: Create and Sell Yearly Photo Wall Calendars

You might think that wall calendars are a thing of the (quickly disappearing) analog past, but don’t dismiss them too quickly. Recently we caught up …