I experienced a bit of letting go myself last week and it really paid off. I entered…Continue
Posted Thought for the Day, a line from Philip Levine's poem 'On the Meeting of Garcia Lorca and Hart Crane':
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Posted Wednesday Wonder: a LEGO mechanical loom machine:
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Posted Monday Muse, a look at 'The Spider', an animation of a poem by Gabor Barabas inspired by sculptor Louise Bourgeois:
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According to the gnostic gospels, if you bring forth what’s inside you, it’ll save you; if you do not bring forth what’s inside you, it’ll destroy you. Many writers ache to bring forth what’s inside them, but are challenged by inner…Continue
I've posted a new Artist Watch feature at Escape Into Life, where you'll find the beautiful, up-close images of Skye Sadowski-Malcom's snowflakes.
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Posted 'Passage', a poem about possibilities:
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Today's short features artist David Knopp:
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Posted videos about ceramic sculptor George Mason of Maine, who talks eloquently about his artwork and creative process. Especially notable are his gorgeous 'relief tapestries'.
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"I will publish 3 articles in national magazines."
"I will complete the first draft of my novel."
"I will get an agent by June."
"I will get my memoir PUBLISHED this year!"
Posted preview of the documentary 'Becoming Made: The Artist and a Japanese Woodblock Print':
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Only the embrace of a single breeze will reveal such a heavenly secret .
The essence of her soul is forever evolving .
A continuous cycle circling around all planets of her solar system …Continue
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Monday Muse listens to 'Forever: The Love Poems of Pablo Neruda', as interpreted by Ute Lemper:
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"What do you want for Christmas?" he asks.
"I don't need anything." I say.
"But what do you want?"
Okay. Okay. I want to be surprised.…Continue
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Posted Wednesday Wonder, a video of paper engineer Peter Dahmen's pop-up creations.
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Monday Muse features a beautiful short, "The Nightingale", in which Grace Ndiritu presents a sequence of transformative moments, each altering the artist's physical appearance and, therefore, cultural identity. Made in 2003, the film remains extraordinarily relevant.
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Posted Saturday Short. Two today! Watch the delightful 'Tant de Forets' and 'Orman', both by French illustrators-animators Burcu Sakur and Geoffrey Godet.
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Posted Leo Verrier's and Chez Eddy's 'Dripped', an award-winning short about Jackson Pollock:
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Posted Saturday Short: "The Dice Player", a visual poem that won the 2014 ZEBRA Prize for Best Poetry Film.
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