All photos by Kathleen Cassen Mickelson. And where does your vision take you? Happy post-Thanksgiving week.
1. I’m an anti-Black Friday kind of girl. 2. Thick lustrous warm fudge on an old wooden spoon and everyone in the kitchen together. 3. The way cranberries pop and spit as they simmer with sugar water in a saucepan. 4. I-94 from eastern Minnesota all the way across Wisconsin, through farm land, over rivers, […]
All photos by Kathleen Cassen Mickelson.Art detail from work by Minneapolis art collective Rogue Citizen, used with permission. Where does your vision take you?
1. 7 a.m. Zen: morning cold, crows aloft, perfect half moon, silence, breath. 2. The table cloth, still rumpled from last night’s dinner, holds tortilla crumbs, a dribble of salsa, three shreds of cheese, and echoes of conversation that linger beside my morning coffee. 3. Facebook feuds – it’s not Facebook’s fault some humans can’t […]
All photos by Kathleen Cassen Mickelson. Where does your vision take you?
1. The therapeutic aspects of sauteing mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, and kalamata olives, then mixing all that with feta and oregano, then rolling that mixture up in butterflied pork tenderloin, baking it and feeding it to three other people cannot be overestimated. 2. Human beings never get tired of seeing that full moon on a dark […]
All photos by Kathleen Cassen Mickelson. Happy Tuesday writing.
1. Jack-o-lanterns that wrinkle inward to become toothless, soft faces 2. The one red oak leaf that clings to its branch as if it could withstand winter’s icy breath 3. Chili that simmers in a deep silver pot on the back burner while two dogs lay at the base of the stove 4. Dust dancing […]
(all photos by Kathleen Cassen Mickelson) Welcome back. Photo Fragments for Creative Flow will now be known simply as Photo Fragment Tuesday. What was I thinking with that earlier mouthful? Oh, well; revision is one of my reasons for being. And I would like to wish Every Day Poets a very happy third birthday. If […]