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Lit Youngstown at Summer Festival of the Arts!

We’re so busy getting ready for the Summer Festival of the Arts on the YSU campus this Sat. July 11th from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 766 more words

A young woman standing at a virginal. Ekphrasis.

The way the lady turns her face and looks at you with poise and elegance captured my attention immediately. Johannes Vermeer managed to create this lady who is richly dressed and playing a virginal. 331 more words

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September in Twisp

Explore the possibilities of art-inspired poetry for two days in September as poet Daemond Arrindell conducts “An Ekphrastic Assortment” at Confluence Gallery in Twisp, Washington… 147 more words


Fall of Icarus

The ploughman is doing his job; so is his bull. He is oblivious to anything beyond his job. The hillside seems like a nice place to farm whatever he is intending to harvest: there’s some greenery, light, and a city nearby. 292 more words

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Long Exposure Magazine, Issue 2: Digital Release

The new edition of Long Exposure Magazine is ready! Featuring an internationally diverse range of creative work in a variety of forms. Access it here: … 23 more words

Creative Writing

a world recombined and reordered

Ekphrasis: poetic writing on art

Criticism isn’t a form of poetic writing, but the form I plan to use for my text on Agnes Martin, the essay, might be. 735 more words

Long Exposure Magazine, Issue 2, Upcoming Release

The second issue of Long Exposure Magazine will be made available online from this Friday, 19th June.

The edition is focused on a variety of eastern poetic and artistic forms, and features the collaborative work of Ron Rosenstock and Gabriel Rosenstock, combining haiku and photography, a sequence based on the art of Hiroshige, several examples of Haiga art work, visual poetry and more. 21 more words

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