What have I been up to lately?
My most recent artwork of note
has been poetry, combined with
and accompanied by visual arts,
created around a theme, for the
purpose of presenting in events
fostering faith and community.
Rooted In Scripture retreat of
Redeemer Presbyterian Church
Renaissance Night art salon on "Envy" from Church of the City
Open Art Night with OneCo
Sketching the attendees, performers, scripture, questions and answers of the evening. Read a poem about contemplating, resisting, overcoming and healing from "Envy" - our theme of the evening.
I continue to submit short stories and poetry for the creative writing challenges online via Vocal.media
presumably for the opportunity to win financial prizes, but more so because it provides me with the perfect kind of writing prompt...
specific yet open-ended, tied to a solid yet low-pressure deadline. The work is often rushed to finish, but that's proved a helpful exercise to generate both writing and art.