Tag Archives: izumi yokoyama

Breathing Ground for Phoenixes

There are baby phoenixes burning inside my lungs. They want to grow into their deaths and fiery unabated splendor, want to consume the ash-cake coronating their birth-days, which matches abolition to symmetry. I am being asked, no forced to open … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Moodscape

Down a lighted alley. From The Jackdaw and the Doll. Illustration by Izumi Yokoyama.

Posted in Artwork, Books, Press, Prose, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Come Rain or Come Shine

  Illustration from The Jackdaw and the Doll. A fable about love, compassion and the magic of storytelling, presently being illustrated by Izumi Yokoyama.    

Posted in Artwork, Books, Press, Prose, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

City of Velvet Fog

Lamplit alley in the City of Velvet Fog. From The Jackdaw and the Doll.  

Posted in Artwork, Books, Press, Prose, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Shroud

K’s personal “Boogeyman”: The Shroud. From The Jackdaw and the Doll.    

Posted in Artwork, Books, Press, Prose, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Storyteller

Page from The Jackdaw and the Doll, a fable I wrote, which is being illustrated by Izumi Yokoyama. Inspired by a story about Franz Kafka.    

Posted in Artwork, Books, Press, Prose, Publications, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Gospel According to Heart

Become your own valentine. Carve your initials in the soft yielding bark of your rooted hidden self, dwell there, with choice tenderness swelling the boundaries of your troubadour heart. Become true to your own basking, to the wonder-wheeling molecular bond … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Jackdaw and The Doll

A work in progress street scene from “The Jackdaw and the Doll,” a fable I wrote inspired by a story about Franz Kafka. The book is being illustrated by Izumi Yokoyama, as her artistry interprets and realizes a world of … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Prose, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cuckoo

  Surreal torch song meets Laurel and Hardy in the Twilight Zone in this short film set in a one-room universe. Cuckoo-for-Cinema fundraising campaign coming soon, as we begin the intial stages in our inspired flight into the wild celluloid … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork, Cinema, Press, Prose, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seven Ways of Looking at a Starry Horse

Poem-art matrimony as part of the Poetry in Public Places Project.

Posted in Artwork, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment