I have written another poem for my project, “Echoing Emily,” – where I take a poem written by Emily Dickinson and rewrite it in my own words but still trying to mock her style.
I was at Barnes and Nobles for my birthday a few days ago and I came across an Emily Dickinson poetry/sketchbook. It had several of her poems and blank areas to sketch in. I decided to pick it up since I am a fan of her work. Although, I wasn’t going to sketch in it.Continue reading “My next new poetry project”
Not even death could tear her dreams apart…
I’ve been doing some more drawing with alcohol markers to create illustrations to pair with my poetry. It definitely is a medium that I am beginning to enjoy and I’ve always wanted to add art to go with my poems. This project, “Meet Me,” – the artwork actually came first which inspired my short littleContinue reading ““Meet Me.” Original Poetry & Illustration”
I’ve been taking piano lessons for a few years now with the goal to write my own music or even accompaniment to my poetry readings. In the video below, is a poetry reading that has my first piano accompaniment that I created. This is something that I would like to do more of, create myContinue reading “New Spoken Word Poetry Video with Original Piano Music: “One Year””
As humans, we have so many storms and life lessons that we experience, and it is what makes us stronger.
This was the first landscape art that I created with alcohol markers. I was inspired by some pictures I saw on the internet, so I put this drawing together. It is not my best artwork, but it is the first landscape with alcohol markers. Of course, it wouldn’t be complete with a little poetic sayingContinue reading “Tiny Poem & Night Landscape Art”
Inner beauty – it should be what everyone sees.
“Our once blessed nation now lays upon the cross being crucified, but who is carrying the blood on their hands…? Our entire earthly planet is being infected with a contagious virus that disables our ability to breathe, speak and separates us from those that we love… But who unleashed the horror that spreads rapidly throughoutContinue reading “A Poem for Our World: Who?”
In this poem, I wrote some advice for living each day. Some are easier said than done, but each day – is a new beginning. #inspirationalpoetry