Something that has to be played with…

Identity for me is something that has to be played with and explored, and not become complacent about or uninterested in.-Mika (b. 1983) Identity is an assemblage of constellations.-Anna Deavere Smith (b. 1950) The most important thing for me as an artist is having an identity.-Eric Church (b. 1977) Unless we base our sense of… Continue reading Something that has to be played with…

Forms of poetry; forms of life

Exploring poetic forms Since creating this blog and embarking upon this chapter of my life journey nearly one year ago, I have taken to experimenting with various forms of poetry. From the first, I had no intention of becoming a poetry blogger. I only wanted to create a personal website on which to host my… Continue reading Forms of poetry; forms of life

Gerard, or: Me

My first ekphrastic poem Inspired by Gerard Richter's 'Abstract iii' My fingers brush across the keys Clickety clack, clickety clack Symbols appear upon the screen Clackety click, clickety I've nothing else but what I mean Clackety Through The middle What changes most is color scheme Two in one, two in one Black cloud travels to… Continue reading Gerard, or: Me