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CAPTIONED CARTOONS-L Da V - Brian Strand's Blog

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Youtube audio link to hear me recite from my PS anthology

http://www.youtube.com/user/ichthyschiro/

I am English and began writing poetry at the turn of this century.My early interest was in short forms,.I created and promoted quite a few here on PS (perhaps my best known is the Footle).With encouragement from a member here I moved onto to longer forms,publishing my poetry in print,blog ,twitter and kindle ebook form.I came to conclude that all poetry is structured prose and remains a work in progress until recited aloud, (the apex of our art form) when a unique experience 'an as is moment' occurs between voice and ear, much the same as the experience that happens when viewing a work of art

Check out my short forms @strandpoet on twitter and my kindle poetry guides on amazon and some of my artwork to  accompany my youtube clips of my poetry recited aloud

 

 

 


CAPTIONED CARTOONS-L Da V


Blog Posted:8/22/2012 1:40:00 AM


portrait ,his speciality    
        maybe ?? this is him..
we now see

pen picture of Da Vinci (or thought to be,from his Last Supper painting) from my artists series
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Date: 8/22/2012 6:26:00 PM
just read today about a painting that was ruined. I thought of your drawing and how you have been sharing them with us. Thank you, again.
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Date: 8/22/2012 4:35:00 PM
this was a very interesting one, Brian!
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Date: 8/22/2012 11:37:00 AM
I don't think that Debbie...some experts..??? do though... thinking he pictured himself in the Last Supper painting.Rgds Brian
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Date: 8/22/2012 9:19:00 AM
hmm so you believe DeVinci had tight curly hair? I have no idea :) ah what an artist! Light & Love
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My Past Blog Posts

 
MARK S a namesake I guess
Date Posted: 8/14/2017 12:04:00 AM
SAMUEL B addenda twenty three
Date Posted: 8/12/2017 12:06:00 AM
WILLIAM S master of the cinquain
Date Posted: 8/11/2017 12:55:00 AM
LANGSTON HUGHES a poet I choose
Date Posted: 8/10/2017 12:33:00 AM
THOMAS W so cool he broke the rule
Date Posted: 8/9/2017 1:05:00 AM
ELIZABETH D syllabics set free
Date Posted: 8/8/2017 12:14:00 AM
G H the master poet
Date Posted: 8/7/2017 9:30:00 AM
ROGER McG from my era you see
Date Posted: 8/6/2017 11:51:00 PM
RB with his reply
Date Posted: 8/6/2017 12:48:00 AM
EbB and her poem of love
Date Posted: 8/5/2017 2:18:00 AM
WB an accent for me
Date Posted: 8/4/2017 2:06:00 AM
EDWARD THOMAS with an as is moment
Date Posted: 8/3/2017 12:22:00 AM
TRUMBULL STICKNEY his name stuck
Date Posted: 8/1/2017 11:25:00 PM
NO WORDS NEEDED just a listening ear WS sonnet 129
Date Posted: 8/1/2017 12:04:00 AM
EARLY AUGUST PREMIERE CONTEST RESULTS now available, any theme,any form,max of 25 lines
Date Posted: 7/31/2017 5:04:00 PM
WILLIAM BLAKE a vocal take
Date Posted: 7/31/2017 12:32:00 AM
JOHN H his call said it all
Date Posted: 7/30/2017 12:14:00 AM
BRONTE which would you say
Date Posted: 7/29/2017 3:44:00 AM
EARLY AUGUST STANDARD CONTEST RESULTS now available,any theme,any form,max of 25 lines
Date Posted: 7/28/2017 12:27:00 PM
PINSKY says it all for me
Date Posted: 7/28/2017 12:37:00 AM
RUTHERFORD STRUCK A CHORD
Date Posted: 7/27/2017 3:35:00 AM
END OF JULY PREMIERE CONTEST RESULTS now available,any form,any theme,max of 25 lines
Date Posted: 7/26/2017 4:33:00 PM
JAMES V EPIGRAMS style for me
Date Posted: 7/26/2017 4:08:00 AM
SEAMUS HEANEY another poet for me ,maybe thee
Date Posted: 7/25/2017 8:07:00 AM
LATE JULY STANDARD CONTEST Results now available,any theme,any form,max of 25 lines
Date Posted: 7/23/2017 4:19:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
9/24/2017 A LITANY OF LIFE Verseinspiration,poetry,
9/24/2017 AT THE GALLERY Verseart,
9/23/2017 a PARABLE of PRETENCE Versewisdom,words,
9/23/2017 EVERYDAY Verseappreciation,imagery,plac
9/23/2017 POINTS OF VIEW Versewisdom,words,
9/22/2017 AUJOURD'HUI Versecorruption,political,prej
9/22/2017 A WORD IN SEASON Quatrainchristian,wisdom,words,
9/22/2017 EQUINOX HIBERNATION Pastoralautumn,
9/21/2017 BEREAVEMENT Cinquainbereavement,
9/21/2017 A pRedIctTiVe TEXT i gUeSs Burlesquesatire,technology,
9/20/2017 SHE Verselove,love hurts,
9/20/2017 NARRATIVE TRACT Verseeducation,
9/20/2017 REMEMBRANCE Versememory,
9/20/2017 IN PERSPECTIVE Versecharacter,
9/19/2017 VIBRATIONS OF SPLENDOUR Verseart,beauty,
9/19/2017 FUGITIVE FREEDOM Versefreedom,
9/19/2017 A TYRANNY OF WORDS Verseword play,words,
9/19/2017 AN ORIGAMI OF INNOVATION Verseimagery,word play,words,
9/18/2017 A HYBRID FRAGMENT Verseanxiety,imagination,
9/18/2017 A SAMPLE OF SEPARATENESS Verseallegory,analogy,
9/16/2017 A SURREAL PHRASIS Verseidentity,imagery,
9/16/2017 AS YESTERDAY Versechildhood,nostalgia,
9/16/2017 SUNRISE Versepeople,places,work,world,
9/15/2017 Another MODERN VERSE Verseintrospection,word play,
9/15/2017 A MODERN VERSE Versemissing,poetry,words,
9/13/2017 SUMMER CHRONICLE Versesummer,words,
9/13/2017 IMPROVISATIONS Bioimagination,poetry,words,
9/13/2017 MOVEMENT OF SOUND Versespoken word,
9/11/2017 FAME for FIVE seconds Verseallegory,destiny,fate,iro
9/11/2017 DESPAIR a found phrasis Coupletallegory,winter,
9/11/2017 DISLOCATIVE a found phrasis Coupletpoetry,word play,
9/11/2017 DISCOVER a found phrasis Coupletbirth,imagination,
9/11/2017 DELIBERATE a found phrasis Versebasketball,poetry,word pl
9/9/2017 SEVEN SLIVERS OF SPRING Imagismimagery,spring,
9/9/2017 EIGHT ELEMENTS OF WINTER Imagismimagery,winter,
9/9/2017 FIVE FALL FRAGMENTS Imagismautumn,imagery,
9/8/2017 SEVEN segments of SUMMER Versepeople,places,summer,
9/8/2017 A funereal Tanka Tankadeath,imagery,
9/8/2017 A tanka TALE Tankaimagery,light,morning,
9/8/2017 A tanka Tankaautumn,imagery,nature,
9/8/2017 a TANKA Tankamemory,youth,
9/8/2017 LOOK Imagismimagery,mirror,
9/6/2017 a REFLECTION Biobio,
9/5/2017 THINKING ALOUD an open verse Versecreation,inspiration,intr
9/5/2017 a GOOD question Coupletpeace,philosophy,
9/5/2017 a SABI place Bioplaces,poetry,
9/5/2017 a TRUISM of life Coupletchristian,thanksgiving,
9/5/2017 a PARDON for free Coupletchristian,freedom,
9/4/2017 autumnal ALCHEMY Pastoralautumn,nature,
9/4/2017 autumn ACERS another fulton form Concreteautumn,poetry,
9/4/2017 a FALL fulton Concreteautumn,poetry,
9/4/2017 a QUESTION of memory Coupletdream,
9/3/2017 a HAPPENING monoku Imagismimagery,
9/3/2017 ATTRACTION a cinqku Cinqkuautumn,nature,
9/3/2017 a DIVINE vignette Rhymechristian,people,
9/3/2017 a TRUISM monoku Epigrambeauty,brother,father,mot
9/2/2017 a KEATS vignette Ekphrasisappreciation,people,poetr
9/2/2017 a LONG AGO tale Coupletbio,lost love,love,
9/2/2017 at NIGHT Coupletangst,anxiety,night,
9/2/2017 a Submissive view Didacticchristian,wisdom,words,
9/2/2017 an ART VIEWPOINT Monokuart,bio,
9/1/2017 a DINNER DATE Biobio,christian,
9/1/2017 an ELEMENTAL refrain Didacticphilosophy,
9/1/2017 a ARANJEUZ vignette Narrativemusic,people,
9/1/2017 a PARADOX vignette Narrativemusic,people,
9/1/2017 a VOICE a vignette Narrativechristian,history,
8/31/2017 a SHORT delay Kyriellelife,
8/31/2017 a VOICE inside Dramatic Versechristian,history,
8/31/2017 WAIT and see Narrativechristian,inspiration,
8/31/2017 a QUESTION of the will Coupletlife,
8/30/2017 MUNCHMUNCH a trauma Ekphrasisangst,art,nature,people,
8/30/2017 a BYGONE AGE Coupletbusiness,people,
8/30/2017 a FORGOTTEN value Epigramwisdom,words,
8/30/2017 a VIGNETTE the form Cinquainfilm,people,
8/30/2017 a TRADITION yet digital Didacticbody,people,
8/29/2017 SAME OLD same old Versepeople,political,
8/29/2017 a SOCIAL MEDIA SAGA Monokucommunity,places,
8/29/2017 SEMIPHORE SIGNALS without words Didacticcommunity,culture,people,
8/29/2017 STOP BY and listen Didacticchristian,words,
8/28/2017 Oh Marilyn Quatrainfilm,people,
8/28/2017 A final hurrah Versecolor,summer,
8/28/2017 MY MUSE Verseimagination,
8/28/2017 FALL BEGINS Verseautumn,
8/27/2017 A Story of Love Verselonging,love,
8/27/2017 A Word to the Wise Didacticchristian,wisdom,
8/27/2017 An End word Didacticchristian,words,
8/27/2017 An Enigma to some Narrativechristian,
8/26/2017 FOUR WORDS of love Didacticlove,words,
8/26/2017 A colour chart Verseart,color,
8/26/2017 a REMINDER Didacticchristian,
8/26/2017 An awakening Crystallinehope,
8/25/2017 DOG DAYS Verseaugust,
8/25/2017 A PARADOX Didacticencouraging,endurance,
8/25/2017 QUESTION TIME Versedeath,life,
8/25/2017 GOODBYE SUMMER GOODBYE Verseaugust,seasons,
8/24/2017 WHAT LOVE IS THIS Coupletchristian,love,
8/24/2017 a LEAP in the DARK Quatrainbird,nature,
8/24/2017 A word to the wise Didacticlife,
8/24/2017 NATURE AT WORK Tankabird,nature,winter,
8/23/2017 STOP 'N GO Imagismfilm,

My Photos


Fav Poems

PoemTitleFormCategories
The Nose Concreteart,life,on writing and w
Sailing Leaf Haikunature
The Rain Haikunature
Reflections Free verseon writing and wordswords
Hippocratic Oath Rhymelost love,son,sympathywor
Ever After Cinquainlove
Mortal Season Free versesea,seasonssummer,day,sum
A Whisper on the Wind Personificationnature,
There Will Be Mountains Coupletfaith,lifemountains,
Tender Moments Quatrainlovesweet,sweet,
Blush of the Roses Couplethope,nature
Haiku/Limerick number twenty Haikunature
Time Machine Coupletnostalgiamom,me,night,can
I AM THE ONE Free verseinspirationalme,
Finally Quatrainlove,passion
The Gift Coupletintrospection,nature
footle .. Footle !! Light Poetryfunny
Believe! Coupletdevotion,faith,inspiratio
Lavender Soap Narrativefamily,happinesseaster,
The Love Letter Quatrainlovelove,passion,
cream seeps from the sun Haikuseasons
Yesterday's Rain~ Coupletforgiveness,hope,inspirat
Winter Pond Free versenatureautumn,
Restoration Free versenatureme,me,
requiem to my hero Elegyloss
Bed of Roses Rictameterlove
Spring Tango Haikunature,seasons
Farewell, alas Free versedeath,i love you,
An Idyll of the Past Versehistoryme,child,me,
Unconditioonal Love - the short version Rhymeloveme,me,
The Old Homestead Lyricfamily,history,introspect
The Red Rabbit I do not know?life,
Perspective Coupletintrospection,natureheart
God's Orchard Senryuimagination
Ode to a rose on a sunset Quatraincaregiving,dedication,dev
The Beauty of Peace Chokanature,seablue,
When Violins Weep Verselost love,love
Where are you so soon, my love Quatrainlove,i love you,
Basho Senryudedication
Maxine Free verselove
Weather Observations Free versenature
Lovers Utopia Quatrainfantasy,happiness,imagina
Melancholy Mists Free versephilosophy,sad
Nightfall Free verseimagination,naturebird,bi
Cricket Free versepoliticalred,
The Reader Free verselove,on writing and words
The Conciliator's Cry Free versecaregiving,devotion,inspi
My heart Quatrainfriendship,hope,loveheart
Haste! Personificationallegory,confusion,life,l
Whispers Free verseintrospection,life,passio
Masterpiece Senryupeace
The Ambiance Free verseeducation,happiness,passi
Movements of Beginnings Free versehistory,philosophy,politi
Poetic Waters Haikunature,sea
A Bit of Joy Senryuhappiness,life,nature
Before & After the Lull Verseseasea,sea,
Diamond in the Bud Lanternenature
NIGHT IS NOT LIKE DAY Terza Rimamusic,mystery,nature,sea,
Ghetto Summer (redo) Fibonacciplaces
Night's sentry Free versecaregiving,imagination,my
Rain Free verseintrospection,peopleday,d
Dreamtime: flowers never bloom Quintain (Sicilian)imagination
Grandfather's Arbour (revised) Sonnet 
Awaiting Dawn Chokanaturenight,night,
Cubic Romance Senryuart,imagination,love
Symbiosis Rhymeadventure,nature,peace
Falling in Love Haikulove,nature
Autumn's Breeze Coupletnature,peace,sea,seasons,
Destination Tetractyslife
The Power Tail-rhymeallegory,love
The Walk We Take Crystallinehappiness,hope,inspiratio
Winters buds Free versepassion
Solace of Nature Haikunature,peace
The Old Painter Couplettime,
A Change of Season - A Haiku Haikunature
Morning Baptism Haikunature
Reflection Monokuintrospection,naturemay,
Evening Grace Free versepeaceme,
Haiku - Mirror Reflection Haikunature
Quiet Comfort Parts 1, 2 and 3 Crystallineintrospection,life
Flying My Kite of Prose Free verseon writing and words
Winter Footprints Quatrainseasons
Sienna Eyes Narrativeanimals
Eye of the storm Free versefaith
Uncaring Wind Free versenature
Brighter Senryufaith,inspirational
Causalities of War Elegydeath,war,
Snails Pace Shapelife,nature
Sweetly Fragrant Sonnetdevotion,faith,father,ins
It is Written in a Star Concretehistory,love,peace,
To VC Free versehope,love,mysteryheart,he
Transition Kimonature
Christmas Eve of Old Couplethappiness,holidaymusic,mu
Baby Girl (For Asante Indira) Free versedaughter,education,intros
Ode to Winter Odefaith,happiness,hope,natu
Wisdom (An Emily dedicated to Brian Strand) Epigramdedicationmay,
Buried Rhymeangst,death,imagination
Glare Ice Haikunature
The Sun Rises--The Moon Sets Acrosticlife,naturemoon,
She Danced Quatrainimagination,inspirational

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