This, that, today. | KENDRA BARTELL
Then to get down in the dark on hands and knees.
Undoing is easier than doing you know—
the unbuttoning of a bra behind the back only
needs one hand, three fingers. Look at me. Unseeing
only needs closed lids, shades
drawn and a thought
New poem over at Almost FiveQuarterly!
The Inside of an Apple -Book Reviewed by Kendra Bartell- On first glance, Joshua Beckman’s The Inside of an Apple appears to be a humble undertaking. Published by Wave Books, the aesthetic p…
Check out my review of Joshua Beckman’s The Inside of An Apple, out from Wave Books (Seattle)! Up on monologging.org
Sylvia Fischbach-Braden and Kendra Bartell traded art and words. Sylvia shared this digital collage entitled “Skin” with Kendra: In response, Kendra wrote this poem: Skin First, map yourself onto l…
I have two new poems up on The Light Ekphrastic in their issue 17, out in February! Many thanks so Sylvia, the artist I collaborated with, as well as Jenny, TLE’s editor!
TRANCES OF THE BLAST -Book Reviewed by Kendra Bartell- The world was designed and built to overwhelm and astonish. Which makes it hard to like. from “Fireworks.” It’s strikin…
**Another book review, again by a female poet I admire greatly! Check it out! (Both the review & the book!)
Urban Tumbleweed: Notes from a Tanka Diary -Book Reviewed by Kendra Bartell- A pink snake racing across the desert hardly needs explanation, unless you believe it is only a trick of the mind. In Ur…
** Been writing some reviews for monologging.org, a site connecting writers and artists and everyone around the world! Check it out!
Check out my poem “Quit]] Luxurious Woman” in the new issue of Utter!!!
Check out my poem “Blason,” up at So to Speak for their Summer 2013 issue!
Flyer for the Reading next Tuesday! I will be reading my poem “Domed” at some point!
Come to the Hugo House to celebrate the revival of Mare Nostrum, the literary journal based out of UW Seattle celebrating Rome, Friday Harbor, and the seas in between. My poem “Domed” is forthcoming in this issue!