New Brackish is ready, and just in time. Help yourself to gorgeous photography and words created and curated by the brilliant Evan Hartzell from Venice, California. You will be so glad you did. https://evanhartzell.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/brackish-vol-4.pdf
Today is a Sunday with no plans. Nowhere to be. At some point I’ll need to venture to the grocery store for lunch fixin’s for the week. That will take maybe thirty minutes. I did a little laundry. Made eggs for my daughter and her friend. Straightened up a bit. Putzed. Now I’ll write a few letters. Read. Think about things. Wander into the backyard and marvel at the plants and trees. My sweetheart is a good gardener. Two of my favorite TV characters when I was little were Farmer Green Jeans from Captain Kangaroo and the Professor from Gilligan’s Island….
This uplifts my day: A new art show curated by Mary Hartzell. Work by artist and musician Evan Hartzell of Venice, California. I hope that you enjoy. Source: lemons and grapes
Straight out of Venice, California from Evan Hartzell, we have today a brand new issue of Brackish to love. Help yourself to Brackish Volume 3, and the art and words of Laura Alvarez, Paul O’Connor and more. Brackish Volume 3 is a trip to nature’s cathedral. It’s a moment of meditation. It’s a deep breath for your spirit. Check it out and be amazed. https://evanhartzell.files.wordpress.com/2015/10/brackish-vol-3.pdf
I sat on a shiny orange bedspread in one of the cheapest motels in Santa Cruz and sent a poetry submission to the publisher and editor whose opinion I cared about most in the world. This wasn’t a piece sent with the armored professionalism of most of my literary submissions. This was a flinging of my work at the feet of someone I deeply admired, and who just happened to be sitting on an identical faux-Southwestern style bedspread in the room on the other side of the wall. Evan Hartzell is a Los Angeles-based artist and musician who publishes the art and literary…
I may be prouder to be included in this art and poetry magazine than I have ever been of anything I’ve ever done in words. These are some of the best artists and poets I have ever met. To be in their divine company is a true honor. Please click on the title to explore. brackish vol. 2 Click here to learn more about artist Evan Hartzell. Click here to learn more about artist Laura Alvarez.