Tag Archives: Ekphrastic Poetry

You Won

You Won Every time I hold this to the light, I always think of you.When I was a dancer spinning down the garden path,the light was moon not sun and I giggled when you said,”ole”You made your fingers into horns, … Continue reading

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“Her Muse” by Jan Betts

I am very excited to share this amazing painting by my dearest lifelong friend, Jan Betts. This beautiful painting in acrylics on canvas,( 35 1/2″ x 25″ 92.71cm x 63.5cm ) is a gift she made for me as a … Continue reading

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Now You See Me

Now You See Me inspired by the painting of the same name- artist, Markus Akesson In every human being that breathes..there lies a mystery, A coded cocktail, trying to balance disorder and symmetry, Deeper than we could ever go or … Continue reading

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Rob Steenhorst’s Art Book-Sporting Life

This seems to be my week of “Show and Tell.” 🙂 I don’t mean to be blowing my own horn too loudly, just as luck would have it, two collaborations that I was lucky enough to be part of, were … Continue reading

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“Hansel and Gretel Are Lost” by the Artist – Rob Barber (Rob Steenhorst)

Hansel and Gretel are Lost for the artist – Rob Barber (Rob Steenhorst) Your pressed velour, socks tight and bright, hair combed and neat Crisp innocence stopped upon a path with pink-flushed cheeks, Are you not afraid? There’s a big … Continue reading

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Karima Gets Tiny For A Great Big Event: Art Walk 2015 on Raglan Shire!

Poetry-Music-Art Ta Da! I love being a Tiny…especially for such a great event: The amazing Art Walk on Raglan Shire. I want to invite all my readers, friends, and passerbys to come to my reading, Saturday, May 16th at 12noon … Continue reading

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Red Germaine

  Enjoy the Brazilian beat that inspired this poem  (just click this link)   Across the street from Red Germaine there is a place I long to know… to go, where everyone is beautiful, even their souls, and their eyes … Continue reading

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The Taming of Eve – Remembering La Reve

It’s sometimes hard to look back and decide just exactly what event or events were, what I refer to, as Life- changers…those markers on the highway, for those of us who do believe in destiny, that change the direction we … Continue reading

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Wired and Happy – Revisited

OK..I know..this is pretty out there, but when I went to the Criss Museum back in 2011 to see Sigfred Rodenberger’s show, I was repulsed and fascinated at the same time by this drawing. I put it up in my … Continue reading

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“Drunken Tango On The Floor”

Drunken Tango on The Floor Inspired by the painting “Tango” by Isabel Hermano For Isabel Hermano the artist Their colored inks were spilled not poured as they danced three long- steps across a tiled floor. Those tango winds rippled the … Continue reading

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