Glomag June2021: Introducing Anwar Davids- Debut Collaboration- PERISAI

Photo Credit © Anwar Davids Perisai – Land of Armour     Tales of Navonod – Since the fall of our ancient motherland Nwotepac, I Navanod have dedicated my gifted existence to the fortification and protection of our embattled nation, who for untold millennia have had to defend our lives our borders our history our … Continue reading Glomag June2021: Introducing Anwar Davids- Debut Collaboration- PERISAI

Glomag India:May2021 – My Name is Joe Shaffers

Joe Shaffers© Kenneth Alexander My Name is Joe Shaffers  District Six Blues – Each windswept moonlit night, I hear the poignant echoes from the D6 Musical, “When the South-Easter blows, we will remember wherever we go, District Six!” Proudly born in Bloemhof Flats Block C n° 133 with my dear twin brother, James lasting only … Continue reading Glomag India:May2021 – My Name is Joe Shaffers

GLOMAG APRIL2021: Collaboration with KENNETH ALEXANDER*Africa*Alkebulan

Africa*Alkebulan Photo Credit © Kenneth Alexander Africa*Alkebulan  In the beginning – A super continent five hundred and fifty million years ago  A Neoproterozoic era breaking up in Jurassic times one hundred and eighty eons ago – A landmass baptised Gondwanaland by Eduard Suess from Sanskrit for ‘Forest of the Gonds, as Gwondwana and Laurasia formed … Continue reading GLOMAG APRIL2021: Collaboration with KENNETH ALEXANDER*Africa*Alkebulan

Introducing KENNETH ALEXANDER aka ‘The Artist in Athlone’: Debut Ekphrastic Collaboration- Glomag India January 2021

Art Credit © Kenneth Alexander © The Artist in Athlone ELCARO – Oracle of Cape Town* gā-ai taras of ǁHUIǃGaeb Memories of an Oracle –Tawedes! I heard the cautionary frantic drums echo across these coastal plains long before they came. My uninvited revelatory dreams revealing harrowing cream screams of what was still to come – … Continue reading Introducing KENNETH ALEXANDER aka ‘The Artist in Athlone’: Debut Ekphrastic Collaboration- Glomag India January 2021

Icarus Rising – Extract: Title Poem

Book Cover Art © Luke Borrill Dedication This book is dedicated to all of you who are moved, mesmerized and inspired by visual art and who express your passion for it in words, creating a verbal collage of the visual and indeed, the visceral. ‘You know, Phaedrus, that is the strange thing about writing, which … Continue reading Icarus Rising – Extract: Title Poem

Floral Spiral*Spirale Florale*Blomme Rondomtalie

Art Credit © Crezelda May Floral Spiral*SpiraleFlorale*Blomme Rondomtalie ( For Crezelda May) Sisterly Love (For Dray Meyer) – My moral compass guided by a dear sister channelling childhood fearsof a world revolving spinning evolving changing adapting conforming expanding questioning everything – Spiralling my life force into a focussed linear path, strewn with petals of encompassing … Continue reading Floral Spiral*Spirale Florale*Blomme Rondomtalie

The Girl in the Stone*La Chica en la Piedra’ : GLOMAG DEC2020 in collaboration with JONEL SCHOLTZ

Photo Credit © Jonel Scholtz The Girl in the Stone*La Chica en la Piedra Her face remained hidden for awhile within the porous cavities of the stone I found at the back of the garden, initially masked by ancient moss and clay deposits hiding her bronze complexion for thousands of years but never her obvious … Continue reading The Girl in the Stone*La Chica en la Piedra’ : GLOMAG DEC2020 in collaboration with JONEL SCHOLTZ

ODYSSEY TO REVERIE:GLOMAG NOV2020 with RAQUEL SORIANO GIL

Photo Credit © Raquel Soriano Gil 🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨🎨 Odyssey to Reverie Un sitio de esos – I sometimes yearn to languish endlessly in a place devoid from strife pain sadness hate jealousy and materialism in this ever increasing chasm called humanity where heightened emotions create toxic divisions leading to splitting fissures of boiling emotions so I … Continue reading ODYSSEY TO REVERIE:GLOMAG NOV2020 with RAQUEL SORIANO GIL

THROUGH YOUR EYES with Spanish Artist RAQUEL SORIANO GIL:GlomagSeptember/October 2020

Photo Credit © Raquel Soriano Gil Through Your Eyes Nature’s Canvass – Lush green melts into vanilla creams, topped with earthy rust edges, announcing the strokes of autumn to prepare us for a show stopping colour exhibition. Ochre hints evoke memories of Morocco. A splash of lemon yellow reflects a nightly autumnal halo, as the … Continue reading THROUGH YOUR EYES with Spanish Artist RAQUEL SORIANO GIL:GlomagSeptember/October 2020

Glomag June2020 Translation in AFRIKAAPS: ‘Bly Stil Vannie Skarrel*Keep Quiet about the Struggle (to Survive)

Photo Credit © Gary Frier Bly Stil Vannie SkarrelDoofstom Deuntjie – Ôs stemme versmoor ôs tonge afgesny, vihoed om yt te praat onne hierie ytsonnerlikke onwelkomme covid-19 karona ytwissende donke wolk wat ôs honger moeë leë lydende harte blootstel. Ôs skrie vi julle mâ wôt vitel ommie geraas te makie. Ôs gooi ôs arms innie … Continue reading Glomag June2020 Translation in AFRIKAAPS: ‘Bly Stil Vannie Skarrel*Keep Quiet about the Struggle (to Survive)