New online class! Writing an Art-Inspired Poem

Experience the Joy of Ekphrastic Poetry! Thursday, August 27, 5:00-6:30pm Registration: $20 If you love words and art, the ancient form of "ekphrastic" (art-inspired) poetry is a rich field of inspiration and collaboration for telling our stories and describing our experiences through poems. As a poet, visual artist and founder of The Poartry Project, instructor … Continue reading New online class! Writing an Art-Inspired Poem

My First Serious Predicament or Major Crisis by Kernan Davis

Life presents us with Circumstances.Some folks call them Crises. I was five years old. It was early summer, and Mommy was sick in bed with carbon monoxide poisoning that she got while driving the old ‘32 Ford with the windows rolled up to keep the rain out. Aunt Seltee was here, helping us while Daddy … Continue reading My First Serious Predicament or Major Crisis by Kernan Davis

The Hummingbird Reminded Me by Judyann Grant

For over a year we had dealt with my father’s illnesses and deteriorating health. Diabetes. Glaucoma. Heart disease. Hardening of the arteries. You name it, he had it. He needed help standing and walking so either my husband or myself and, occasionally, both of us, would accompany Mom to Dad’s numerous appointments. Mom and I … Continue reading The Hummingbird Reminded Me by Judyann Grant