Tag Archives: IFJM

Poem for April 5, 2015

April 5, 2015 Easter Sunday – Mom & Dad’s early church service followed by breakfast, then bible class. We cooked leg of lamb, asparagus, creamy mashed potatoes, salad and fruit salad. Poska, nut rolls and rugula. Went for a walk … Continue reading

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Poem for April 3, 2015

April 3, 2015 Rainy, warm and foggy today. Mid 60ºs. No classes today. Took the train to Tom and Megan’s. Made nut rolls with Tom and Abbie. Selected words: health farmers comforting right spring circumstances strangely planet family Comforting So … Continue reading

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Poem for April 2, 2015

April 2, 2015 Thursday evening – Home Beautiful, sunny warm day today. Finally feeling like Spring. Guess that is the magic of April. Crocuses blooming along the staircase in the park. Lots of birds chirping and singing. Selected words: illustrated … Continue reading

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Poem for April 1, 2015

Here are today’s squares and the selected words. This is the poem I came up with: April The entrance to a new season, a new spirit — Nature Flaunting her beauty Growing wilder each day. Verdant green on ground and … Continue reading

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My Poetry Journal

I like poetry and want to write more of it, but need an easy way to do so. Just having a topic or a form isn’t enough.  I’m going to do something like what you see sometimes in altered books … Continue reading

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April – A Month of Poetry Writing

Last April I worked in my art journal every day exploring new ideas. I’d like to do that again this year but focus on poetry writing not art. Some things I need to take into consideration for this project are: … Continue reading

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Notes on Creating this Fake Journal

Susan writes: As stated in the Introduction and the What is a Fake Journal page, participants were encouraged to practice “no explanations.” As an artist, I found this process of fake journaling very refreshing and stimulating. I did want to … Continue reading

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