This post will serve two purposes: Answer the monthly question for IWSG (Insecure Writer’s Support Group), and satisfy today’s word prompt for the #Write28Days Challenge.
Let’s start with today’s word prompt for the daily blogging Challenge.
Swan (a writer’s lament)
lumbers like the swan
as this sheet of paper
offers no grace in its blankness
Oh, written words, how I long for your
beauty and fullness
-please whisk me away
to a land most divine and true!
This month’s question: Besides writing, what other creative outlets do you have?
When I’m not writing, I enjoy creating videos of my (as well as other writers mainly poets) written works-mostly poems and microfiction. I got this idea after working with Motionpoems for three seasons (interviewing award-winning poets and filmmakers).
I loved the idea of taking poetry and turning them into films. I got to thinking-why not do the same with mine?
By utilizing Kizoa.com, I’ve created several videos (“films”) of my own. Here’s one, for example, of a one-liner story I wrote:
Since I am a visual person who loves music, I enjoy combining images with music and then watch as my writings come to life!