Poetry and Tings: and Interview with Lyn Patterson

There are things we read, every one in a while, that hit us like a drum. The sound rings clear and beats a strange, rhythmic humming in the chest. What does this poem mean to me we might ask ourselves. Then, an even more calculated thought, Why does this imagery feel familiar? Like I've felt that feeling too… Continue reading Poetry and Tings: and Interview with Lyn Patterson

What About Watercolor: an Interview with (Poet) Anne

It starts off with the subject. Maybe a branch or the wing of a bumblebee. Then it extends outward, forming lines and patching empty white spaces, curving here and winding there. Before long there's a living image. A bird is not merely paint. It lives in its own world. A tree is not immortal in… Continue reading What About Watercolor: an Interview with (Poet) Anne

The Painter Paints Voices: an Interview with Maggie Stephenson

What makes a person stop and ''smell the roses?'' . . . And what are the roses in this case? Ironically I was recently able to find the answer to both of these questions. No, it isn't a literal blossom or some quote by Oscar Wilde. It was actually the work and brilliant paintbrush of Maggie Stephenson. When… Continue reading The Painter Paints Voices: an Interview with Maggie Stephenson