Margaret Bourke-White East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, 1936
The goal is never to be alone
Purple Pomegranate Heart: My video/poem/ project on lonliness, sex, New York, and London.
This is a poem I wrote and a project I directed. It’s inspired by a poetry reading I attended in which two people read two parts of a poem simultaneously. It brought the poem to life in such a brilliant way and afterward I had a conversation with the poet about the idea of poetry as ‘visual media’ as opposed to a literary art form.
Here’s my take on that.