Wednesday September 7 – Oops! Borrowing Prompt, Zoom link remains the same.

Please use the Prompt for August 28 – Virtual Barat House for tonight. The Link

Zoom meeting link for our 8pm meeting.

Thank you

David

Night Running, Down Moonbeams

Outward Bound

Thoughts on intersections between poetry and photography, jotted down while sailing down the edge of Megapolis: a photoblog by River River Photography Editor David e Bell.

Departure

I was a photographer first, and looking back poetry has always been there filling in the gaps. Perhaps photography has been providing the structure upon which I have created a series of poetic universes.

In my world, photography is reactive, reality bounded, while poetry is reflective, unchained to any particularly reality. The photographer is limited by the physics of light, the limits of his software, and a moment frozen in time. Poetry is timeless, bound only by the texture of language and the poet’s ability to work that texture, to weave images that exist only in the mind.

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