Monthly Archives: November 2014

American Muse: Edward Dorn

“There’s only one natural death, and even that’s Bedcide For the post-mortem amusement of Richard Brautigan” A B H O R E N C E S 
November 10, 1984 Death by over-seasoning: Herbicide Death by annoyance: Pesticide Death by suffocation: … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XXIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Joyce Cambron In the words of one writer, “Joyce Cambron states that her figurative paintings are about ‘things I can’t easily talk about – isolation and intimacy. They are often representations of the … Continue reading

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American Muse: Amy Lowell

“The Broken Fountain” Oblong, its jutted ends rounding into circles, The old sunken basin lies with its flat, marble lip An inch below the terrace tiles. Over the stagnant water Slide reflections: The blue-green of coned yews; The purple and … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XXII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Requiem 22 November 1963 – President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas. American Art – Part I of III: Darcie Copeland An Art-Related Quiz: Solving Five Visual Puzzles Here is American painter Darcie Copeland describing her artistry: … Continue reading

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American Muse: Edna St. Vincent Millay

“Dirge Without Music” I am not resigned to the shutting away of loving hearts in the hard ground. So it is, and so it will be, for so it has been, time out of mind: Into the darkness they go, … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XXI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Brent Funderburk Brent Funderburk earned a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. in Painting, Drawing, and Film from East Carolina University School of Art in Greenville. Died 21 November 1907 – Paula Modersohn-Becker, a German … Continue reading

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American Muse: Jack Kerouac

“One Flower” One flower on the Cliffside Nodding at the canyon

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November Offerings – Part XX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Lance Hunter Lance Hunter earned a BFA from Lamar University and an MFA from Stephen F. Austin University. He is an Associate Professor of Art at Northeastern State University in Oklahoma teaching painting … Continue reading

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American Muse: Kenneth Rexroth

“Falling Leaves and Early Snow” In the years to come they will say, “They fell like the leaves In the autumn of nineteen thirty-nine.” November has come to the forest, To the meadows where we picked the cyclamen. The year … Continue reading

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November Offerings – Part XIX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Micah Ganske Artist Statement: “What is art for the viewer but a catalyst for inspiration? I want to make work which inspires and engages the viewer in what I truly believe is important … Continue reading

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