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  GoodPoems - Poetry — music in concert with ideas. A blog by Judith R. Robinson.
Painting by Judith Robinson POETRY AND PAINTING by alongtheserivers
HI POETRY LOVERS, IT SEEMS TO BE A RIGHT BRAIN FACT: MANY OF US WHO WRITE ALSO PAINT OR PLAY AN INSTRUMENT, OR ENGAGE IN OTHER CREATIVE ACTIVITIES, ON ALL LEVELS, AMATEUR TO PROFESSIONAL. THIS INCL...
2NCY_Trees.jpg A POETRY COMPARISON by alongtheserivers
HI POETRY LOVERS,   DESPITE ALL THE CHANGES TAKING PLACE AROUND US, AS WELL AS THOSE LOOMING ON THE HORIZON, (MORE OUTER-SPACE TRAVEL, ARIFICIAL BODY PARTS, ETC.) AND THANKS TO "AI"*(DRIVERLESS CAR...
7ULO_IMG_0058.jpeg POETRY, SONG, AND SHAKEPEARE, TOO! by alongtheserivers
HELLO POETRY LOVERS, LOTS TO REPORT ON TODAY! IT IS SOMETIMES THE CASE THAT POETRY CONNECTS WITH PROJECTS THAT INVOLVE OTHER ARTS. IN MY EXPERIENCE, THESE COLLABORATIONS HAVE BEEN DELIGHTUL. ALONG ...
<i>Judith R. Robinson
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Photo by Toby Tabachnick</i> A THANK YOU TO THE CHRONICLE! by alongtheserivers
Hi Poetry Lovers, Today I would like to thank our publisher, The Jewish Chronicle, and its reporter, Toby Tabachnick, for the review of the launch event for CAROUSEL, my newest book.   See The Jewi...
E2R0_carousel.jpeg BOOK RELEASE: YOU ARE INVITED! by alongtheserivers
Hi Poetry Lovers,   Taking the opportunity to let you know about the publication and public events in connection to the release of my new book, CAROUSEL.  Carousel is a collection of poetry and fic...
I0XE_Ralph_Waldo_Emerson_1940_Issue_3c.jpeg ARTISTS TRANSCENDING POLITICS by alongtheserivers
HI POETRY LOVERS,   A SLIGHT DEPARTURE TODAY. IT IS NOT NEWS TO ANYONE THAT OUR COUNTRY IS IN UPHEAVEL, POLITICALLY.  I, FOR ONE, FIND MYSELF WISHING TO ESCAPE FROM THIS TURMOIL, AND MY USUAL ESCAP...
By Scott Bauer, USDA [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons SATURDAY POEM by alongtheserivers
Hello Poetry Lovers,   This year is starting off as an extraordinarily busy one for me. I am delighted to announce the publication of a new collection of poems and stories titled CAROUSEL, from Lum...
By Keith Botsford - <a class="external free" href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SaulBellowAndKeithBotsford.jpg">https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SaulBellowAndKeithBotsford.jpg</a>, <a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5" title="Creative Commons Attribution 2.5">CC BY 2.5</a>, <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20164997">Link</a> POLITICS AND POETRY by alongtheserivers
Hello Poetry Lovers, I am pleased today to add a final blog post for the year 2016. Such a year! (as my grandmother would say) I don't write about politics, I write about poetry. These two subjects...
Maya Angelou reciting her poem "On the Pulse of Morning" at President Bill Clinton's inauguration in 1993.
<br>From Wikimedia Commons THREE FILMS by alongtheserivers
Hi Poetry Lovers, As promised in the last blog post, I am writing some brief reviews about the three films about poets presented by the Three Rivers Film Festival. The films were MAYA ANGELOU:AND S...
Daguerrotype of Emily Dickinson, age 16, c. early 1847. It is presently located in Amherst College Archives & Special Collections. POETRY AND FILM! by alongtheserivers
Hello Poetry Lovers,   This morning I received word of some interesting happenings, soon to happen! Iris Samson, filmmaker, journalist and dear friend to all Pittsburgh ---Jewish and everyone else-...