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Trying out "black-out poetry"

I knew Austin Kleon from his book Steal Like An Artist. And since I followed his blog, I already got interested on black-out poetry. 190 more words


I Took Forms Out//

I took forms out of dots and lines,

I work with the black and white

Harmony is the essence.

I aim at the fire and water, 156 more words


Blackout Poetry Friday!

We’ve been away for a while, but here’s some poetry in case you’re really jonesing for a fix.





Ariel White Out

I decided to take a non-traditional approach to the ‘black out’ method of poetry writing. Instead I have chosen to ‘white out’, this is effective on a white background because it can give the illusion that there are no words concealed and that the poem was intended to look the way it does. 59 more words


Black Silk Drawing

“In painting
he was sincere”


I was skillful
in the supreme madness
that accosted me


Fools are
possessed of black silk drawing… 51 more words


Something to Believe in

The most sorrowful woman in the world

amused the notion of fairies

her desire, like a wish at the window


DISCLAIMER: No books were harmed in the making of this poem… 9 more words