So pleased that one of my paintings
will feature alongside the poem of Umar Timol,
in the 1st volume of
There are some great images and poetry in this book. Check out Page 33 to see my painting, Collision with the poem of published poet Umar Timol.
You might also like to see Page 19 with a poem by the Irish poet Tomás Ó Cárthaigh ” To Walk in Nature is to Say a Prayer”
Here is some background information:
A call for texts and images was launched on June 2, 2014 by the International Movement IMMAGINE & POESIA via Facebook. The results are published in the attached electronic book.
Twenty-two countries are represented in English on one side and in French on the other.
Un appel à textes et images a été lancé le 2 juin 2014 par le mouvement international IMMAGINE & POESIA via Facebook. En voici le résultat sous forme de livre électronique (e-book), Vol 1. Vingt-deux (22) pays y sont représentés en anglais d’une part et d’autre part en français. On peut le télécharger ici:
So take some time out to enjoy this publication and share if you like it.
St. Patrick’s Day is a celebration of Irish culture throughout the world, so whoever you are or wherever you are in the world, have a happy time and celebrate with us.
Happy St. Patrick’s weekend!
Please take a moment to watch this short video which will give you a taste of Ireland today and if you like it, please share. 🙂
The subject of this portrait is the face of Ezra Pound (1885 – 1972) a complicated man with a formidable reputation and known for his virulent anti-semitic outbursts.
This angular and introspective looking face, lined with the contours of a life of controversy was mesmerizing to me and prompted this charcoal sketch. [credit: Irish Times]
He made a great contribution to literature and is considered the poet most responsible for defining and promoting a modernist aesthetic in poetry. He advanced the work of such major contemporaries as W. B. Yeats, Robert Frost, William Carlos Williams, Marianne Moore, H. D., James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway T. S. Eliot.
Painting and Poetry – The Perfect Compliment
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