"Poetry Pals" Bringing Together Local Students Of Different Faiths Some Chicago children of different faiths are finding common ground today through poetry.
Best Locally-Focused Podcasts About ChicagoWith an array of endless things to talk about on a podcast, one thing that people who live here can agree on is that the best ones to listen to are about, you guessed it, sweet home Chicago.
Youth Poetry Team Obliterates Mayor 'Wreck-It Rahm' In Viral YouTube VideoMayor Emanuel's loudest opponent isn't a local politician or the Chicago Teacher Union's Karen Lewis. That honor goes to the teens in the slam poetry group TEAM Englewood, whose latest poem verbally eviscerates the Mayor.
Best Local Poets In ChicagoWhen considering the artistic merit of great poetic expression, these wonderfully talented Chicago-area writers and Illinois poet laureates represent an eclectic and versatile selection of some of the best poetry in the windy city.
Best Poetry Events In ChicagoFrom learning about haikus to open mic night, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities for you to learn and experience poetry. Keep the following events in mind when planning how to celebrate National Poetry Month.
Poem The News: End Of Times... Stop SmilingPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Justin Bieber's Birthday Cookie Cake Of DoomPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Burritos In Bed With Dennis RodmanPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Stalking Children On FacebookThis weeks Poem the News covers a vast array of news articles about mothers, exotic dancers, facebook and more!
Poem The News: Bully Condor Pole Dances At The LibraryPoem the News is exactly what it sounds like: reader-submitted poems based on CBS news stories. Submit your own?
Submit To Poem The NewsSubmission Guidelines for CBS Chicago's Poem the News!
Poem The News: Stealing Bad Pizza & Drunk MoonwalkingThis week, readers wrote poems about the news article "Reluctant Thief With Hungry Family Gets Pizza."

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