"This work is unlike any other, in its range of rich, conjuring imagery and its dexterity, its smart voice. Carroll-Hackett doesn’t spare us—but doesn’t save us—she draws a blueprint of power and class with her unflinching pivot: matter-of-fact and tender." —Jan Beatty

Posts tagged ‘environmental writing’

Daily Prompt Love <3 Do You Hear It?

22 August 2019 

Make art about that lone voice in the wilderness, or about the voice of the wilderness. 

wilderness

Image by David Mark from Pixabay

 

Daily Prompt Love <3 Out of the Rolling Ocean

11 August 2019 

Out of the rolling ocean the crowd came a drop gently to me/Whispering I love you…

Walt Whitman 

Make art about the feeling that comes when seeing the ocean. 

Max Ocean

Daily Prompt Love <3 Jungle Wild

25 July 2019 

“Jungle rain had no beginning or end; it grew like foliage from the sky, branching and arching to the earth, sometimes in solid thickets entangling the islands, and other times, in tendrils of blue mist curling out of coastal clouds. The jungle breathed an eternal green that fevered men.”-Leslie Marmon Silko

Make art using a jungle as the inspiration or central metaphor. 

jungle

Image by Sasin Tipchai from Pixabay

Daily Prompt Love <3 Gone

12 July 2019 

Make art about extinction, about what’s going extinct. 

 

Daily Prompt Love <3 In the Stars

10 June 2019 

Make art about starlight, about what you see written in the stars.

starlight

Image by James Wheeler from Pixabay

Daily Prompt Love <3 Spreading the Love

6 June 2019

Make art about pollinators, about pollination, literal or metaphorical. 

pollinators

 

Friday Call for Submissions Love <3 About Place

About Place Journal Call for Submissions: Infinite Country

Deadline: August 1, 2019

Each issue of About Place Journal, the arts publication of the Black Earth Institute, focuses on a specific theme.

“From 6/1 to 8/1 we’ll be accepting submissions for our Fall 2019 issue Infinite Country: Deepening Our Connection to Place, Culture and One Another. Our mission: to have art address the causes of spirit, earth, and society; to protect the earth; and to build a more just and interconnected world. We publish prose, poetry, visual art, photography, video, and music which fit the current theme.”

More about this issue’s theme and submission guidelines can be found at   aboutplacejournal.org/submissions/.

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