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April 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Character Analysis: Moon In the Abstract

On Gandolfini As “Soprano” I. They’ve come To tailor The scenes To the way The man moves Through sacred boundaries Of time (silk) Across the heaviness Of ancient Old atmosphere … Continue reading

May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Graduation Day Exhibit

A face In this picture – Jewel-cut eyes Watch the window And smile – John Aiello, February 2008 Original watercolors by Eric Ward. All rights reserved.

April 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Blood Fanatics

(In analysis of the concept of war extending tribal times through our present age) And who (was) This face (emerging) From a thirsty Ash-black panel Of shadows (in) To the Iron teeth Of the … Continue reading

August 1, 2008 · Leave a comment

“January 20, 2008”

(earlier) Tonight found This map To John Stewart’s house (who) Is John Stewart?  (song) Writer of lost Guitar moons (who) I visited Upon occasion (funny) I hadn’t seen This map … Continue reading

August 1, 2008 · Leave a comment

On Robert Blake

Earlier this month, Robert Blake was acquitted of murder charges in the death of his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley. During these past 4 years, Blake has invested every breath and … Continue reading

August 1, 2008 · Leave a comment

Erin Crawford & Book Reviews

Artist Statement As a self taught artist, my paintings are a celebration of my love for dance and music. They have been a remedy for a broken heart and a … Continue reading

January 1, 2005 · Leave a comment

“Saxophone Man”

I. Van Morrison wailed (his) Lips in To long White flowers (blew) His saxophone Into the Electric lungs Of song (the) Rippled feathers Of echoes (come) Alive to talk (the) … Continue reading

July 1, 2004 · Leave a comment

Piper At the Gates of Dawn

Van Morrison Live On Stage: A Meditation I. And the Cold harshness Of time (dissolves) When we hear Him sing (live) On stage (angels) Married to Their wings (sing) Of … Continue reading

July 1, 2004 · Leave a comment
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