Tag Archives: Ekphrasis

The book has arrived!

The book has arrived. Yes, All Ways a Woman, a collection of art and poetry created in collaboration with artist Lynn Centeno, is here. Within its pages, we invite you to walk with us as we depict a woman’s path, give voice … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Creativity, Inspiration, poetry, Reading, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Ekphrasis. Pardon me? What did you say?

Until a few years ago, I wasn’t familiar with the word ekphrasis. Hence, “Pardon me? What did you say?” Then I participated in an event conducted by the National League of American Pen Women, Palm Springs Branch, an organization composed … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Finding Ideas: The Creative Process, Inspiration, Looking for Inspiration, poetry, Reading, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Finding Ideas: The Creative Process

I was looking for a way to initiate a discussion of the creative process with a university class of artists, writers and business majors. I wanted something colorful and fun. After playing with the idea, I bought a red funnel, … Continue reading

Posted in Creativity, Finding Ideas: The Creative Process, Inspiration, Looking for Inspiration, Reading, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments