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

About Brian Strand
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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

 
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When is a painting a poem and vica versa? with updates A+B
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WHERE IS THE HOTHOUSE FOR YOUR POETIC IMAGINATION?
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HAVE YOU PROGRESSED AS A POET?
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HI CINDI what are my type of podium poems? a spin off blog
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BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING
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RULES, THERE TO BE BROKEN
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ARE YOU SUBMERGED IN OUR POETIC WORLD?
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STAND AND STARE a spin off
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IS WRITING POETRY AND BEING A POET TWO DIFFERENT THINGS? spin-off B
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My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
5/25/2017 A CINQUAIN cinqku Cinqkuanimal,work,
5/25/2017 A CINQKU cinquain Cinqkuseasons,summer,
5/24/2017 AMERICAN CINQUAIN in sequence Cinquainnature,poetry,
5/21/2017 PASTORAL harmony Pastoralnature,
5/21/2017 PASTORAL perfumes Pastoralflower,
5/21/2017 PERSONIFICATION portrayed Personificationimagination,
5/21/2017 PAINTINGS personified Personificationart,
5/20/2017 A TEXT POEM Versepoetry,
5/20/2017 ONCE EMERGED FROM THE GREY OF NIGHT Ekphrasisart,poetry,
5/16/2017 NOISES OFF an abstract of sounds Versesong,sound,
5/16/2017 A LIFE AFLOAT Narrativefamily,history,
5/16/2017 WHEN THE LARK DEPARTS Narrativefamily,
5/16/2017 THE LACE MAKERS Narrativefamily,
5/12/2017 OPEN POETRY after Marianne Moore Free versepoetry,
5/12/2017 TETRACTYS the form Tetractyspoetry,
5/10/2017 A BLANK VERSE from my maturity Blank verselife,poetry,
5/10/2017 A BLANK VERSE poem Blank verselife,poetry,
5/10/2017 AN ODE TO LOST LOVE Odelost love,
5/9/2017 A TALE OF ANNOYANCE beware Versephilosophy,
5/9/2017 WALLPAPER MUSIC Cinqkumusic,
5/8/2017 A CHILDHOOD FOOTBALL GAME Versesoccer,sports,
5/8/2017 WINTER SPORTS a spaces form Versesports,
5/8/2017 20 20 the game Versesports,
5/8/2017 GOLF defined Cinquaingolf,sports,
5/6/2017 A BUTTERFLY AS A POEM Verseanimal,
5/5/2017 AN ENGLISH ODE Odehistory,
5/5/2017 BELOW THE GLASS CEILING an ode Odefamily,history,
5/5/2017 A 'FIFTIES ODE Odebio,history,memory,
5/3/2017 A WALL of BRICK an emblem poem Versechristian,poetry,
5/3/2017 Home a familiar place List bio,home,
5/3/2017 A Footle I've only just begun Footlehumorous,poetry,
5/3/2017 FOOTLE HYBRID I 've only just begun Footlehumorous,poetry,
5/3/2017 FOOTLE HYBRID I did it my way Footlehumorous,poetry,
5/3/2017 a Footle I DID IT MY WAY Footlehumor,poetry,
5/1/2017 LIMERICK FORM an example Limerickpoetry,
5/1/2017 THE LIMERICK its origin and history Limerickhistory,people,poetry,
5/1/2017 A MAY DAY FIELD OF OLD Crystallineflower,life,
5/1/2017 A MAY DAY REFLECTION Cinquainflower,life,
5/1/2017 MAY FLOWERS Cinquainflower,life,
4/30/2017 MY POETIC AMBITION in sonnet form Sonnetbio,poetry,
4/30/2017 DEMI-SONNET the free form Sonnetbio,poetry,
4/28/2017 IN MEMORIUM Versedeath,family,war,
4/28/2017 FANCY FREE a fifties remenisence Quatraindeath,
4/28/2017 IN THE MIDST OF DEATH ---- life Monokudeath,life,nature,
4/25/2017 A POEM sans punctuation marks Free versepoetry,
4/24/2017 JOHANNES VERMEER a trio of his girls Ekphrasisart,girl,
4/24/2017 JOHANNES VERMEER more of his girls Ekphrasisart,girl,
4/24/2017 JOHANNES VERMEER and his girls Ekphrasisart,girl,
4/23/2017 WISTERFULLY YOURS Verselost love,memory,
4/22/2017 OLD AGE a perspective Bioage,
4/21/2017 BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING a quatrain Didacticchristian,spiritual,teach
4/21/2017 CONTRAST a tanka phrasis Tankainspiration,poetry,
4/21/2017 MOOD SWINGS Cinquainemotions,inspiration,intr
4/20/2017 IMAGISM the form Imagismimage,imagery,poetry,
4/16/2017 A BLANK VERSE RHYME Blank versepoetry,
4/15/2017 AN EASTER PRIMER Didacticchristian,truth,
4/15/2017 FRIDAY to SUNDAY a crystalline Crystallinechristian,day,
4/13/2017 MARY'S GOOD FRIDAY Balladechristian,death,
4/13/2017 COLLECTIONS in verse List animal,bird,fish,insect,
4/13/2017 MORNING STAR my guide to life Biobio,christian,star,
4/13/2017 ANOTHER CHILDHOOD HERO Versechildhood,hero,
4/13/2017 MY CHILDHOOD HERO Narrativechildhood,hero,
4/12/2017 and then Dramatic monologuefamily,
4/12/2017 A FIRST ON PS for me I GUESS Lanterneimagery,
4/9/2017 ADVERSITY BEGONE a haibun Haibuncancer,christian,
4/9/2017 TANKA awhile Tankaimagery,
4/9/2017 TANKA the form Tankahealth,peace,
4/8/2017 CINQUAIN a didatic Didacticpoetry,teacher,
4/8/2017 POETRY a didatic Didacticimagination,inspiration,p
4/8/2017 A SYLLABIC FREE VERSE Didacticbeauty,
4/7/2017 NAGA-UTA the lyric form Lyricchildhood,dream,lyric,
4/7/2017 LIST the form List sound,
4/7/2017 LANTERNE as a quaternion Lanterneseasons,
4/7/2017 LANTERNE in three forms Lanterneart,
4/5/2017 OUR POETIC dna Quatrainlife,poetry,
4/5/2017 AN EASTER dna Versechristian,easter,
4/4/2017 SONG LYRIC INSPIRED a quatrain Quatraintrue love,
4/3/2017 AN AFRICAN vignette Quintain (English)adventure,animal,film,
4/2/2017 BRAVE NEW WORLD OF PC Political Versepolitical,
4/1/2017 SENIOR MOMENTS two poems in one Rhymeage,humorous,
4/1/2017 A KYRIELLE the form Kyrielledeath,wife,
4/1/2017 A KIMO FOR YOU ten seven six Kimodeath,life,
3/30/2017 APRIL VAUDEVILLE Monokudaffodils,dance,flower,sp
3/29/2017 LITTLE PIECES OF HEAVEN Sonnetcreation,flower,
3/29/2017 FLOWERY WORDS Verseflower,nature,
3/29/2017 SILENCE IS GOLDEN Pastoralflower,nature,
3/29/2017 A BOUQUET OF FLOWERS Cinquainbeauty,flower,
3/29/2017 AN ODE TO FIELDS OF MY YOUTH Crystallinechildhood,nature,
3/28/2017 A MYTHOLOGICAL TALE Fibonacciireland,mythology,
3/27/2017 A BOOK OF LOVE MEMORIES Verselove,memory,
3/27/2017 THE BOOK OF LOVE Versebooks,christian,love,
3/24/2017 UNSHACKLED conception awakened Verseimagination,inspiration,
3/23/2017 LOVE IS BLIND 2 Lanternelove,
3/23/2017 WITH EYES BLIND a sonnet Sonnethope,imagination,
3/23/2017 LOVE IS BLIND Cinquainbio,imagery,inspiration,p
3/22/2017 PARTY DAMP SQUIBS a fibonacci Fibonaccipolitical,religion,
3/21/2017 MESSAGE IN AN IMAGE Quatrainchristian,imagery,
3/21/2017 MARCH MONOKU Monokubirth,seasons,
3/21/2017 A MARCH MARVEL Pastoralseasons,
3/21/2017 A MIDDLE OF MARCH cinqku Cinqkubird,seasons,

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 
It was on June Tankaloss,lost love
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
Hopscotch Concretelife,
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

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