Category Archives: Performing Arts/ music/ sound/ film/ literature….

includes music, dance, live art, poetry readings and multi-media events..

Thomas Köner – Novaya Zemlya 1

Somehow the sound gives form to the utter silence. I feel the depths of my heart beginning to crack like thick ice, and the faintest stirrings of memory. My attention is gripped by the simplicity of the screen image.  Aeons … Continue reading

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Voices

Having struggled most of the day with various forms of free video-editing software, and given up in disgust…   I would like to show you a real film –  by a real filmmaker: Voices by emerging experimental filmmaker Jodi  Lee. … Continue reading

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Poems from Guantanamo

The following is re-posted from Art Predator, and needs no further comment from me. Gwendolyn Alley (aka Art Predator) will be reading two poems by this same author during the evening of Monday, April 13th at A Place of Peace … Continue reading

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On Earth Magazine

from On Earth Magazine: Poet David Wagoner on the Wilderness Inside Us 20 January 2009, 05:42:47 | Zachary Sussman Listen above or download. Running time: 7 minutes, 44 seconds. Poet David Wagoner recites his poems, “Letting the Grass Grow Under … Continue reading

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Photos and Jazz on a Rainy Night

A summer of rain and dark skies here in Devon – and now, amongst the blustery rainstorms, and occasional bright sunny periods that send me rushing out into the landscape, there is a new crispness in the air, and leaves … Continue reading

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Cause and Effect?

Let me tell you about two new events that came into my life recently – both guaranteed to get one thinking: ‘what on earth is going on’? Firstly,  Bloodaxe Books’ publication of Earth Shattering: ecopoems, edited by Neil Astley. This is a … Continue reading

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