Darice Jones and Sarah Pizer-Bush

Darice Jones and Sarah Pizer-Bush

http://getsparked.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/videoplayback.mp4 Sarah Pizer-Bush “Yesterday Project” Video collage & voiceover Inspiration piece Me, Myself, and Tomorrow By Darice Jones Response Who would have thought that we’d be here, inside a whole new way of …

 

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush Watercolor on canvas Response Missing Daughters of the Movement By Darice Jones Inspiration piece Latasha with the big amber eyes and glowing almost-black brown-colored skin descendant of intersecting activisms of remixed …

 

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush “Lighting Rituals, Photo/Graphic” Response The Problem with Birthdays By Darice Jones Inspiration piece “Why do you think it is that some people really don’t like their birthdays?” My work BFF …

 

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice M. Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice M. Jones

Darice M. Jones “That’s a Stretch” Enhanced photography Inspiration piece Before the Bloom By Sarah Pizer-Bush Response stretching covers across body seeking comfort seeking warmth now is the time to pull all the way in divine …

 

Dale Leffler and Sharon A Murphy

Dale Leffler and Sharon A Murphy

Sharon A Murphy Spring’s Arrival Mixed media Response Till Spring Sings By Dale Leffler Inspiration piece   Now there is nothing no words on the wing no voice in the wind no color at the berm. Only …

 

Jewel Beth Davis
and Jennifer Fendya

Jewel Beth Davis
and Jennifer Fendya

Jennifer Fendya Inspiration piece Mystery of the Peregrine Falcon By Jewel Beth Davis Response A dead bird lay in my path as I stepped out onto my wood planked porch. …

 

Dale Leffler Sharon A. Murphy

Dale Leffler Sharon A. Murphy

Sharon A. Murphy Inspiration piece Untitled By Dale Leffler Response She, half Madonna Negro, half Tara Buddha beauty personified in peaceful repose. Upon her head crown of flowers yellow and red though her golden eyes were closed all worldly compassion arose From below her center throat inscription read …

 

Missy Lambert and Juleen Johnson

Missy Lambert and Juleen Johnson

Juleen Johnson Inspiration piece This Old Bird Writes Something By Missy Lambert Response It’s not easy to write when I feel like an old bird that has to dip its …

 

Juleen Johnson and Missy Lambert

Juleen Johnson and Missy Lambert

Juleen Johnson Response Ragged Heart Song By Missy Lambert Inspiration piece Can’t see where you are now nothing familiar, lost in your own house. Your grip is slipping, no foothold to be …

 

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush and Darice Jones

Sarah Pizer-Bush “Something Swirling Within” Response 44 Falls to Rapture By Darice Jones Inspiration iece 422 Falls To Rapture Eight times a year since the day she was born Something within would swirl …

 

Darice Jones and Sarah Pizer-Bush

Darice Jones and Sarah Pizer-Bush

Sarah Pizer-Bush “Together Not Alone” Inspiration piece Healing Time By Darice Jones Response There is kind of healing that happens in solitude Just you and the breath Just you and the precious stone Just …

 

Amy Souza and Cristal Brawley

Amy Souza and Cristal Brawley

Cristal Brawley Inspiration piece How the Heart Works By Amy Souza Response You hear tapping on hardwood like the dog still exists. Wind shattered the night – rumbled windows, swung porch …

 

Cristal Brawley and Amy Souza

Cristal Brawley and Amy Souza

Cristal Brawley Response Tourist Town By Amy Souza Inspiration piece They haven’t solved the murder, Judy tells me. No one knows what happened but they assume the boy rode out …

 

Jennifer Fendya and Dale Leffler

Jennifer Fendya and Dale Leffler

Jennifer Fendya Response Do You Know Hunger’s Touch? By Dale Leffler Inspiration piece Do you know hunger’s touch? Do you have an appetite that comes after watching mashed potato clouds drift over …

 

Jone Rush MacCulloch
and Linda Mitchell

Jone Rush MacCulloch
and Linda Mitchell

Linda Mitchell Inspiration piece Dreams In Between By Jone Rush MacCulloch Response Letters are small angels flying in between — Anne Wynne, from “Letters are Small Angels”   The queen dreams of …

 

Darice Jones and Tiffany Golden

Darice Jones and Tiffany Golden

Tiffany Golden Response Neither Here Nor There By Darice Jones Inspiration piece It was like transitions were booming in her ears in that way the first thunder of the season could …

 

Tiffany Golden and Darice Jones

Tiffany Golden and Darice Jones

Tiffany Golden “Forever Connected” Inspiration piece Cosmic Colors and Fire Songs By Darice Jones Response Davina and Monèt’s Spirits had come into being around the same time – way, way, way …

 

Dale Leffler and Jennifer Fendya

Dale Leffler and Jennifer Fendya

Jennifer Fendya Inspiration piece We Circle Words By Dale Leffler Response We circle, drawing lines of demarcation some cut straight to the heart of equivocation unsupported obtuse tangents deserve no attention others, right-angled …

 

Missy Lambert and
Kathleen Finn Jordan

Missy Lambert and
Kathleen Finn Jordan

Missy Lambert “Old Growth Fettered” Response (See video of Missy’s painting process here.) Braiding the Living By Kathleen Finn Jordan Inspiration piece Shocked in the reading of Braiding the Sweetgrass Grieved for the …

 

Leslie Grollman and Donna JT Smith

Leslie Grollman and Donna JT Smith

Leslie Grollman “Take Off” Response Rain Touched By Donna JT Smith Inspiration piece The drops tap on her shoulders puddlemuddling her toes, Still she dances in the rain where rosy garden grows. Sweet verdant vibrant …

 

Marisa Bevington and
KJ Hannah Greenberg

Marisa Bevington and
KJ Hannah Greenberg

Marisa Bevington Response Into the Bargain By KJ Hannah Greenberg Response I’ve got to ignore some spates of stupidity. It’ realistic to think grownups Should interact frequently with tykes, even if …

 

KJ Hannah Greenberg
and Marisa Bevington

KJ Hannah Greenberg
and Marisa Bevington

Marisa Bevington Inspiration piece Folie à Deux By KJ Hannah Greenberg Response In friendship, sometimes, shared psychosis devastates All hope for normal function. Seemingly, interaction’s Hurt by shared delusional disorder. Psychosis remains A …

 

Linda Mitchell and
Jone Rush MacCulloch

Linda Mitchell and
Jone Rush MacCulloch

Jone Rush MacCulloch “Early Dawn” Inspiration piece Early Dawn By Linda Mitchell Response dreams whisper to wake before sunrise slipper shuffle to writing room coffee in hand to wake before sunrise word play, journal time coffee in …

 

Ash Martins and Madona Tyler LeBlanc

Ash Martins and Madona Tyler LeBlanc

Madona Tyler LeBlanc “Paper Marigolds, Rhizome Interior” Inspiration piece Unanswered Questions By Ash Martins Response Anne, honey, please let the dogs in the house? It’s raining buckets Don’t forget, call Maeve back Her wife’s chemo failed …

 

Angi Lewis and Donna JT Smith

Angi Lewis and Donna JT Smith

Donna JT Smith “Thoughtful Bunny” Inspiration piece Waiting By Angi Lewis Response Out the window all is white. I miss the light in spring the spread of green. dear Rabbit, teach me to sit and listen for …