“What do you do, actually?” A video of Ronna Bloom in action
When people ask me how I use poetry in the world, there are lots of things I want to say. So I decided I wanted to make a video that would answer the question “what do you do, actually?” in a way that really shows you some of what I do with poetry and people.
To this end, over the spring and summer, videographer Shannon Litt and I made a 9 minute video. It has poems, interviews, pictures, and moments from two different events, including a Spontaneous Poetry Booth. I’m excited to have this piece to share with you.
So if you have 9 minutes and would like to get a picture of my work and life with poetry, here’s the video: