Welcome to Newburgh Free Library’s blog Inspirations: a blog for readers and viewers.
At the Newburgh Free Library we would like to connect our community to the books and movies we love as well as get feedback from you on the books and movies that you love and want to share with others.
Of course we plan on introducing new titles that are coming out on the shelves at NFL, but we also hope to connect you with a hidden gem or two – things that you might not have discovered on your own. At our new blog, look forward to reading about staff picks, patron picks, nonfiction, mystery, and the newest in street fiction. It’s all up for discussion in Inspirations.
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Tag Archives: poetry
It’s the start of National Poetry Month and I feel like Pinsky’s anthology, Singing School: Learning to Read and Write Poetry by Learning from the Masters is the perfect book to get the month off to the right start. Robert … Continue reading
Newburgh Free Library is showcasing the works of some of the members of the Hudson Valley Poets. This group meets at the main library on the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. Twilight on the Hudson There’s a … Continue reading
Pulitzer Prize winners of 2013 were just announced yesterday. Click on the cover to reserve a title. Fiction Poetry Nonfiction … Continue reading
“Landscapes and portraits,” are what I write says Mona Toscano. A published workshop-trained poet, frequent open-mike reader, Mona coordinates the Hudson River Poets. They gather at the Newburgh Free Library, the first Thursday of the month. Eagle I If, once … Continue reading
Newburgh Library is showcasing the works of some of the members of the Hudson Valley Poets. This group meets at the main library on the first Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. I Am Turtle -for Glennis Drew I … Continue reading