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Lazy Honey

Inspired by Early Sunday Morning by Edward Hopper

A spoon dips into a jar

of swirling honey and catches it.

I lift the spoon and watch it… 94 more words


As a Horse Enters the Room

William Blake lifting and parting silken rays of translucent ecstasy, without a thought to his own gain, rambling upon the aftermath of a village, the merciless beast of empire pressing her breastplate to the ground, and the spewing of milk, unseen, in the clover-scented breeze. 538 more words

Text & Image


Inspired by Morning Sun by Edward Hopper, oil on canvas, 1952
I stare at an unslept bed, smooth, save for the creases
made by the statue on my bed. 169 more words



Ekphrasis, aka Ekphrasis Design, was an online shop I owned and designed that featured my original art work, books and photography. I had to put it on hiatus. 8 more words


Emphasis on Ekphrasis

By A Spider’s Thread

A man’s strand of hair dangles
by a spider’s thread. A man is gone.
By a spider’s thread
everything consequence.

She trims the candle wick, 355 more words

I am cassandra in the tiny chair

she is

unsure of my
presence the whys
the where-

fores lost
in longspouted tea-
pot dregs

she can’t
hear she doesn’t
heed –

oh child be- 14 more words


I see what you're saying

I facilitated a writing workshop inspired by visual art recently. I love the electricity when art begets art — to be inspired by an artist’s output in another medium such that you are required to respond in your own — that communication beyond the cerebral. 112 more words