Class with Kelly Kilmer Part One – Visual Poetry

Class with Kelly Kilmer Part One – Visual Poetry

Recent visitors to RMBM know that I have been enjoying exploring art journaling. Friends have heard ad nauseam about how excited I was to take my first ever class with Kelly Kilmer at Kept Creations in Whitman, Massachusetts. Well, lovelies, I was not disappointed. It was a wonderful day of creating, learning, laughing and stretching …

Welcome 2013, Year of the Snake

Welcome 2013, Year of the Snake

Scratching itches Scabs fly free Scaly skin escapes Slithering Swirling Spiraling forward Sharp incisors Slick sleek tongue Sick saliva spraying Scintillating Sparkly Spectacular Snake, I see you I succumb Spurred on by strange circumstances Softly you surround me Silkily you insinuate Reasons I should celebrate Silently after a season of storms You sneak in shrewdly …

Howl

Howl

written April 6, 2012, but not posted until today In the library I chose poetry and banned books In just one volume Alan Ginsburg’s Howl I’ve never read it But my friend A sweet and lovely woman Met Ginsburg years ago At a reading of Howl She has a signed copy in her basement I …