Sahar sent me this picture of the poem I typed for her at the Canoga Park Art Walk. We talked about the color orange and carrots and art 🙂
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Here is where I am calling out all abled allies of Los Angeles: this is your chance. Your chance to put your body where your mouth (er, status update) is. To move away from the computer, away from the phone, away from your wonderfully crafted Facebook posts which condemn gun laws, homophobia, and Islamophobia, and participate in a public demonstration in support of the LGBTQ community.
Ophelia–also known as “Killer Rabbit”–is the one in the blue #15 helmet. That evening, she moved in a way that reminded me of my younger self. An untouched sure-footedness which, I think now, stems from being oblivious of your own confidence. It’s something tough. Lasting. The aura before you discover what awkwardness really means.
Originally Posted: May 17th, 2012Updated: January 3rd, 2015 Quick thank you to everyone who stopped by to say hello tonight! It’s always awesome making new friends and seeing old ones 🙂 And thanks as usual to the 11:11 art collective for throwing this all together. See you at the next art walk on June 21st!
Originally Posted: September 11th, 2011Updated: January 25th, 2020This will be the last Art Walk in Canoga Park for the year. Be sure to stop by and find me & my typewriter. I’ll have a special surprise for anyone kind enough to donate! This Thursday ~ September 15th ~ 6pm ~ Sherman Way & Owensmouth
Originally Posted: August 23rd, 2011Updated: January 25th, 2020Cindy emailed me the poem I typed this for her at the Canoga Park Art Walk this past week. I think it is amazing how the photograph mirrors the actual poem. Below, you can find the text version of the poem, if you can’t read the picture. Part …