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April 25, 2014
National Poetry Month: In My Garden
April is National Poetry Month and North Shore poets have offered their work for publication in the Lake County News- Chronicle for the past several weeks. They remind us that words can be art, too! In My Garden Shelley Getten Green tree frog snoozes on a mum, with a smile on...
life / arts
April 25, 2014 - 11:32am
April 18, 2014
Poetry: Caroline’s House
In honor of National Poetry Month, the Lake County News-Chronicle is featuring the work of North Shore poets this month. This week’s poet is Micky McGilligan. By Micky McGilligan After the first layer comes off, I realize we are going back in time. Deeper into this time...
April 18, 2014 - 12:04pm
Poem: “Fiddler on the Roof”
From Marv Holt from Two Harbors A story of a sheltered life in a small town. A story of changing traditions. A story of overcoming challenges. A story of Love and Family. A story of Anti-Semitism. A story of Hope for the Future. Garrison Keillor writes about Lake Wobegon, With...
April 18, 2014 - 11:29am
April 11, 2014
Poetry: Musical Ostrich
By Diane Dinndorf Friebe For Frank She sat next to him in orchestra He played the bass fiddle The one you could not hear when the orchestra played Or so he said He had such a crush on her Such a crush He just wanted to call her on the phone Hear her lovely voice Talking...
April 11, 2014 - 3:26pm
April 8, 2014
North Shore celebrates poetry
Nineteenth century French novelist and memoirist George Sand (Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin) said: “ He who draws noble delights from sentiments of poetry is a true poet, though he has never written a line in all his life.” In honor of National Poetry Month, North Shore Poets...
life / arts
April 8, 2014 - 10:20am
December 20, 2013
The red panel truck
Larry Sandretsky Lake County News-Chronicle’s bard, Larry Sandretsky, has done it again. He’s shared his thoughts on the holiday spirit...
December 20, 2013 - 10:40am
Let us pray for…
Written by Gladys M. Dunlevy Two Harbors English teacher, 1930s Victory and peace and a North Shore Christmas An Arrowhead Christmas for our boys returning From battle to a peaceful white Christmas Next year or some year not too far distant. May they find in our little...
December 20, 2013 - 10:36am
August 1, 2013
A house made of words
When you hear that your local library is scheduled to host a group called The Mood Swings, there are several ideas that might run through your head. Pregnancy might be one of them, but we were thinking of a different p-word: poetry. "Poetry in Sacred Spaces: House Made of Words"...
August 1, 2013 - 1:37pm
December 20, 2012
Tell you all a Christmas story Goin' back a couple years Buckin' snow and goin' slow Usin' lower gears. Ahead I saw the truckstop lights Thought, I'd better fill 'er up Maybe grab some Twinkies An' fill my coffee cup. Went in to pay, the old man said "Hope no one's waitin'...
December 20, 2012 - 2:55pm