Pennsylvania Author and Visual Artist, Lynda McKinney Lambert posted her short bio for 2020 today on her blog, Walking by Inner Vision. You can read a poem text and listen to a recording on this post. Listen to Melissa Cotter read, “Star Signs: A Libra Sort of Day,” (Wordgathering Literary Magazine, December Issue #40). This is the opening poem in Lynda’s new book, Star Signs: New and Selected Poems, DLD Books, 2017. See poem text – click here!
This is my first article on the topic, Discovering an Art Life. I’ll begin my story here at the beginning of my first tentative steps into the world of art and writing.
First, I’ll tell you my initial steps into discovering a creative life as an artist. I confess, at the beginning of this journey, I had no idea that I would ever become an artist or live a life of art as I have done for over forty-six years.