Difference Between an Artist and a Poet…

My daughter said, ‘I wish I could see the world the way an poet sees it,’ “But YOU are an Artist. It’s kind of the same.” I answered. She said, “No, it is quite different.” I asked her to explain, and this is how she explained it~ “I guess maybe as an artist I see things, and […]

A poet’s mind…?

This morning I grabbed my coffee and woke up the dog to do her morning routine outside.   (This is ‘Winnie’ -our miniature daschund) I accompanied her outside as lately she seems needy- she doesn’t want to be outside by herself – so I took my coffee and decided to sit outside for awhile so […]

Three Friends~

I have the choice of three friends~ I can live in the past with a friend called ‘Obsolete.’ I can live in the future with a friend called ‘Myth.’ Or I can live in the present with a friend called ‘Truth.’  ~Michele Marie     Only the present moment actually exists. The past is skewed […]

If I Write:

Academia:  “Write of roses, daffodils, and violets, White linen, drownings, and yellow-wallpaper creeping madness” If I write: This artist will write of your painted rainbow mists– Blue mornings, pink horizons, and golden oceans! If I write: This gray moth will write of Your stained-glass-monarch-butterfly universe! If I write: This traveler will write of worlds that collide The Pacific and […]

The Movie: “I, Frankenstein”

Now that I’ve seen ” I, Frankenstein”   I must say it was not what I thought it would be. I was expecting a green skinned, neck bolted guy. Nope.  This movie is based on the graphic novel I, Frankenstein by Kevin Grevioux. This Frankenstein’s monster is the original from 200 years ago, but the story is set in the present […]