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Bill Harris

Poetry Month 2014: We Need Writers So We Can Continue to Exist

Terry Blackhawk | Posted 04.22.2014 | Detroit
Terry Blackhawk

We're past the halfway mark, but happy Poetry Month, anyway. It's still April after all. And while taxes (for most of us) are done, poetry is still going strong.

A Whirl of a Week in Words

Terry Blackhawk | Posted 06.22.2013 | Detroit
Terry Blackhawk

A poem in your pocket? A poem in your mind or heart? I'm happy to report that here in Detroit, The Word is thriving, and for this poet, as National Poetry Month comes to a close, it's been a whirl of a Week in Words.

Catherine New

Why A Million Dollars Won't Change Your Life: Q & A

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 05.21.2012 | Money

As the former CEO of both Intuit and PayPal, Bill Harris has been around Silicon Valley's proverbial block a few times. And he has some advice for the...

David Moye

Mystery Man 'Yarn Bombing' City Must Be Stopped Officials Say

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 04.26.2012 | Weird News

A public art controversy is blooming in San Diego thanks to a mysterious man who has turned 100 stop signs into flowers using yarn and wire. Back i...

Beautiful in Their Resilience: Youth Voices of Detroit, Revealed

Terry Blackhawk | Posted 05.23.2012 | Detroit
Terry Blackhawk

I have long felt that our students have a somewhat different relationship to their city than children in other parts of the country, that they take Detroit as their muse and that the city actually becomes a character in their work.

Detroit's 'Finest' Authors, All In One Place

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 03.21.2012 | Detroit

College students studying the works of Detroit writers Bill Harris, Dorene O'Brien and Peter Markus will soon have a chance to meet them in person. ...

Awakening in the World

Arjuna Ardagh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Arjuna Ardagh

Some extremely wealthy and successful people tell me their success is not born out of focusing on money, but relaxing deeply into awakening; surrendering to the creative impulses.

Gambling with Ohio's Future

Kelley Bell-Wenzlaff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kelley Bell-Wenzlaff

Ohio is facing one of the worst budget crises in its history and instead of rolling up their sleeves to hash out a budget, the politicians are rolling the dice in an epic game of fool the public.