Archive for July, 2011

All Hands

By chloe | Jul 26th, 2011 | Poetry, anger |

I will insinuate
the loose ends  of the conversation
by  stacking the meaning
with deliberate deliberate Victorian enterprises
and choking choking osmosis
of all the hands
we lay
on [...]

Drawing on the Cave Walls

By chloe | Jul 20th, 2011 | Discipline, Psychology, Science, The Emotional Life |

Earlier this summer, our family went to Kentucky.  While we were there, we went to Carter Caves  State Resort. We [...]

Arts Opportunity: Artpeers Fall Festival

By chloe | Jul 19th, 2011 | Arts Opportunities, Upcoming Arts Events in Grand Rapids, Upcoming Arts Opportunities in Grand Rapids, Visual Arts |

The ArtPeers Fall Festival is currently (through August 17th) registering artists who would like to participate. The festival will take [...]

Why I’m against ArtPrize and why I entered it, anyway

By chloe | Jul 12th, 2011 | Arts Opportunities, Guilt, Media, My Own Stuff, Other art happenings and resources, Painting, Upcoming Arts Events in Grand Rapids, Upcoming Arts Opportunities in Grand Rapids, Visual Arts, anger |

It is my belief that ArtPrize does not contribute to the actual unity of the local arts scene in any [...]

Life During Wartime

By chloe | Jul 12th, 2011 | Arts Opportunities, My Own Stuff, Other art happenings and resources, Painting, Spotlight on a Creative Mother, The Emotional Life, Visual Arts, Writing, children |

Get you instructions, follow directions,
then you should change your address
Maybe tomorrow, maybe the next day,
whatever you think is best
Burned all [...]

Dirt Ceilings

By chloe | Jul 03rd, 2011 | Environment, Guilt, My Own Stuff, Poetry, Uncategorized, children, love |

it claims that the rain swallows it whole
and that the sun has mistakenly derived a cult, 
in it’s name.
But when they [...]