This week has been busy with preparing for Thursday’s, Friday’s & Saturday’s events. Between them & challenges, postings will be difficult.

So let’s post Monday through Saturday’s prompts. … I’m not so good with multi-tasking the past 3 years.

Monday, June 25 – “What’s in your hand?” “It’s mine. I found it.”

Tuesday, June 26 – Start with “Once upon a time” or “Long ago in a land far away.”

Wednesday (today), June 27 – “Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family.  Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.” — Jane Howard.

Thursday, June 28 – First memory that you have

Friday, June 29 – Write an acrostic poem using your full name and three words that describe you—good and bad— for each letter. For example, S: sensitive, stubborn, smiling. A: artistic, argumentative, agoraphobic M: melodramatic, moody, magical

Saturday, June 30  – repercussions … Alternatively, there’s a photo prompt for the World Beat Festival this weekend:

World Beat Festival

And here’s a rundown on my appearances and shenanigans the next few days:

Today –

Finish painting drum for “Repercussions” show.  Fit leather * Bind leather cover.

Finish square piece for AIA Fundraiser.

Rehearse erotica.

Thursday, July 28

Final touches on drum and square. Two doctor appointments.

4 pm – SAW committee.

7-8:30 Featured Poet at  Salem Poetry Project @ Ike Box upstairs. I don’t often share it but I will be treating everyone to some delicious wicked erotic poetry during the first half; second half is Open Mic.

Friday, July 29

Wire Square piece.

Transport World Beat pieces to World Beat Festival, Help set up AiA booth.

Transport Art Walk display to Downtown. Set up pop-up display (aiming for an Alley location behind Reed Opera House. Deliver drum to group show.

4 – 8 Salem Art Walk – CC Willow display @Reed Opera House Alley. Repercussions Group Show at Prisms Gallery @ Reed Underground.

7 – 9 pm  Reading at Last Friday Poetry Group @ Book Bin.  Tonight features the anthology Moments Before Midnight; I am one of the MBM poets reading … then I am bouncing back to the Art Walk.

Saturday, June 30 

Paint The Town at World Beat Festival @ Salem Riverfront Park

10am – 1 pm Artists in Action booth at World Beat.

More painting …