Seethe and Bubble – Ekprastic Challenge, January 27

Kerfe Roig – Selkie’s Daughter

The potion seethe and bubble
Producing vapors and foam
The Fey descendants are in trouble
No space left to freely roam

No silence to hear magic anymore
No unpolluted air, sea or soil
No humans observe the ancient lore
The worlds are in turmoil

We have forgotten the seasons
We can no longer be bothered
We lost our instinctual reasons
In hybris think us above nature our mother

©RedCat

Christine O’Connor

Also shared with earthweal open link weekend #55.

Marcel Herms – Het Zieden
Kerfe Roig

A resident of New York City, Kerfe Roig enjoys transforming words and images into something new.  Her poetry and art have been featured online by Right Hand PointingSilver Birch PressYellow Chair ReviewThe song is…Pure HaikuVisual VerseThe Light EkphrasticScribe BaseThe Zen Space, and The Wild Word, and published in Ella@100Incandescent MindPea River JournalFiction International: Fool, Noctua Review, The Raw Art Review, and several Nature Inspired anthologies. Follow her explorations on her blogs, https://methodtwomadness.wordpress.com/  (which she does with her friend Nina), and https://kblog.blog/, and see more of her work on her website http://kerferoig.com/
Christine O’Connor

Is an artist working in glass, metal, fibre and paint. Sometimes her work is based on photographs, but more often, she creates in the moment. She loves to play with texture and colour.

Christine O'Connor
Marcel Herms

A Dutch visual artist. He is also one of the two men behind the publishing house Petrichor. Freedom is very important in the visual work of Marcel Herms. In his paintings he can express who he really is in complete freedom. Without the social barriers of everyday life.
There is a strong relationship with music. Like music, Herms’ art is about autonomy, freedom, passion, color and rhythm. You can hear the rhythm of the colors, the rhythm of the brushstrokes, the raging cry of the pencil, the subtle melody of a collage. The figures in his paintings rotate around you in shock, they are heavily abstracted, making it unclear what they are doing. Sometimes they look like people, monsters, children or animals, or something in between. Sometimes they disappear to be replaced immediately or to take on a different guise. The paintings invite the viewer to join this journey. Free-spirited.

He collaborates with many different authors, poets, visual artists and audio artists from around the world and his work is published by many different publishers.

www.marcelherms.nl

www.uitgeverijpetrichor.nl

2 thoughts on “Seethe and Bubble – Ekprastic Challenge, January 27

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  1. Yes, we have forgotten our connection to mother nature and her seasons………..the art in this post is wonderful! Poem and paintings.

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