The Bathrobe Series #6: Say Hello

Posted in Bathrobe Series, Poetry on January 1, 2017

Here is the poem, “Say Hello” from Permiso (Pedlar Press, 2009.) Also a tiny writing prompt, should you want to write and need encouragement. Feel free to write in your bathrobe. That’s what this series is about.

 

 

Architecture & Poetry in Quebec: S.O.S Paysages Autoroutiers

Posted in In The News, Poetry on October 13, 2016

S.O.S Paysages Autoroutiers

I had the enormous pleasure of of collaborating with PLANT Architects on an exhibition for  Maison De L’Architecture du Quebec. In conversation with partner Lisa Rapoport, we riffed on the experiences driving the Highway 10 focusing on the Montregie mountain range that most of us rarely notice as we pass. The piece to which I was a happy accomplice is called “Blink and You Miss It!” I wrote a poem in response to our conversations, phrases of which are used their imaginings.

From November 4, 2016 to February 26, 2017

3AM Porch Sitter, a video poem by Ronna Bloom

Posted in Bathrobe Series on July 24, 2016

There are now five videos in The Bathrobe Series (as well as an introduction describing the impetus for the project and reflecting on artists who have brought the bathrobe to life in some way). It’s a series of video poems & impromptu writing prompts. 
This one is 3AM Porch Sitter