Author: Diane Mayr

Diane Mayr and Kathleen Finn Jordan

Diane Mayr and Kathleen Finn Jordan

Diane Mayr A Scheme of Green Response Kathleen Finn Jordan Cabin Time Inspiration piece Cabin Time Kathleen Finn Jordan Opening the chalet door The forest looms encircling all And I dot like in …

 

Diane Mayr and Janet Buell

Diane Mayr and Janet Buell

Janet Buell Ravens in Snow watercolor and colored pencils on watercolor paper. 6” x 8” Inspiration piece Diane Mayr Ravens in Snow: three cherita Response Ravens in Snow: three cherita we humans must …

 

Janet Buell and Diane Mayr

Janet Buell and Diane Mayr

Janet Buell February Couture Sennelier soft pastels on black paper. 6” x 8” Response Diane Mayr February Dusk Inspiration piece February Dusk Dusty rose embroidered in ice blue. The designing moon peers proudly upon a gown resplendent with crystals. “Will you let me …

 

Mary Hill and Diane Mayr

Mary Hill and Diane Mayr

Mary Hill “Done with moving: Relaxing” Response Diane Mayr Untitled cherita Inspiration piece packing to go no room in the cardboard boxes what remains to pack needs only the space between her ears —————————————— Note: All of the …

 

Diane Mayr and Mary Hill

Diane Mayr and Mary Hill

Mary Hill Purple & Gold Landscape 2 Inspiration piece Diane Mayr Paradise, 2018 Response Paradise, 2018: a pair of cherita “It will take a while. But it will get better. It always …

 

Diane Mayr and Jonathan Ottke

Diane Mayr and Jonathan Ottke

Jonathan Ottke Galileo Inspiration piece Diane Mayr In the Wood Response In the Wood Diseased and dying it leans southward ruffled with brackets laced with molds. What was once vitally green now has a vividly colorful life of another …

 

Diane Mayr and Rachel Brown

Diane Mayr and Rachel Brown

Diane Mayr “That Dirt” Response Rachel Brown Fog Inspiration piece His forehead pressed against the window, and he breathed hard against the glass pane. The train swayed slightly as it curved …

 

Robert Haydon Jones and Diane Mayr

Robert Haydon Jones and Diane Mayr

Diane Mayr Buzzcut Inspiration piece Robert Haydon Jones Lord Jim’s Little Finger Response Lord Jim’s Little Finger By Robert Haydon Jones The trouble started when Billy, his eldest son, dug into the family’s …

 

Diane Mayr and Robert Haydon Jones

Diane Mayr and Robert Haydon Jones

Diane Mayr The Plague Response Robert Haydon Jones Letter from Norway Inspiration piece Letter from Norway By Robert Haydon Jones Terry Moran had always enjoyed an unfair advantage as a handsome man, but …

 

Diane Mayr and Lisa Kilhefner

Diane Mayr and Lisa Kilhefner

Diane Mayr She Speaks Snow response Lisa Kilhefner New York Inspiration piece New York By Lisa Kilhefner She sneezes; his heart wrinkles in a metal trashcan on the corner of the room. He weeps, …

 

Rebecca Smolen and Diane Mayr

Rebecca Smolen and Diane Mayr

Diane Mayr It’s Always About Man Inspiration piece Rebecca Smolen The Apple Emulates Man’s Independence and Enterprise Response The Apple Emulates Man’s Independence and Enterprise Food and drink within Apples are quite the …

 

Diane Mayr and Rebecca Smolen

Diane Mayr and Rebecca Smolen

Diane Mayr The Reason Why Response Rebecca Smolen Van Gogh Could See It Inspiration piece Van Gogh Could See It If you were to really look at a fading sun disintegrating into the horizon, its’ …

 

Diane Mayr and Eleanor Marie Lattner

Diane Mayr and Eleanor Marie Lattner

Diane Mayr “What I Know” Response “The Silent Valley” By Eleanor Marie Lattner Inspiration piece The Silent Valley There is a cavalry from afar; I can hear their haunted hooves when they search the …

 

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr “I Try Not to Act Bitter” Response Sometimes I Lie By Amy Souza Inspiration piece I picked snap peas in the rain and Dan said I looked miserable No difference …

 

Diane Mayr and Leslie Grollman

Diane Mayr and Leslie Grollman

Diane Mayr “Sock Ideologies” Response my heart fell out  /  an aftermath By Leslie Grollman Inspiration piece Because Zachary Schomburg’s poem ‘Haircuts’ & the performance of it at Poetry Press Week …

 

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr “Double Meaning” Response Fury Is a Crisis By Amy Souza Inspiration piece It’s said that in relationship we anticipate another’s needs. We understand things about them that they can’t …

 

Diane Mayr and Robin R. Peace

Diane Mayr and Robin R. Peace

Diane Mayr “A Hiss” Response Digital collage (“Self Portrait with Charlotte Berend and a Glass of Champagne” by Lovis Corinth; lithograph by Pierre Bonnard). #149 By Robin R. …

 

Amy Souza and Diane Mayr

Amy Souza and Diane Mayr

Diane Mayr La Langueur Inspiration piece Digital composition. Drawing by Edgar Degas, poem by Paul Verlaine. Less Than Anguish By Amy Souza Response Quiet rain, steady the kind you can get used to Rhythm …

 

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr and Amy Souza

Diane Mayr I’m Not Due Yet Response We Go Out for Ice Cream on a Warm Night By Amy Souza Inspiration piece There’s mostly summer people, a few townies. It’s the …

 

Diane Mayr and Kamika Cooper

Diane Mayr and Kamika Cooper

Diane Mayr Distance Response My Own Light By Kamika Cooper Inspiration piece Got my own light an internal flame that emanates heat through touch and sound increasing my cipher’s temperature by 180 degrees and …

 

Diane Mayr and Rick Clark

Diane Mayr and Rick Clark

Diane Mayr Howlers Response Looking Up Looking Down Looking By Rick Clark Inspiration piece I recognize the man in the moon tonight– He scowls down on me, or perhaps on all of us, the …

 

Charles Waters and Diane Mayr

Charles Waters and Diane Mayr

Diane Mayr “Nightwatch” Inspiration piece First Flight By Charles Waters Response Nature’s nighttime orb Shines a smile on kids gazing From airplane window. ——————————————- Note: All of the art, writing, and music on this site …

 

Diane Mayr and Charles Waters

Diane Mayr and Charles Waters

Snow Event Diane Mayr Response Visitor Charles Waters Inspiration piece VISITOR Crystals of lace float Against my windowsill to Keep me company. ——————————————- Note: All of the art, writing, and music on this site belongs to …

 

Diane Mayr and Kamika Cooper

Diane Mayr and Kamika Cooper

Everything Is Recyclable! Diane Mayr Response Broken Things Kamika Cooper Inspiration piece Broken things keep haunting me Telling me they won’t be thrown out with the trash on Tuesday morning Saying they won’t …

 

Diane Mayr and Charles Waters

Diane Mayr and Charles Waters

The Corner Diane Mayr Response Victory Charles Waters Inspiration piece A fusillade of knuckles were the culprits of my now blue, black flesh. Narrow streams of red trickle down my sprouted bottom …