In today’s episode, Lynda Lambert and I talk about her connect between her art, painting in particular, and her writing. You can watch our conversation on YouTube or listen to the podcast episode on the go by clicking the link above and finding the show on your favorite podcasting app.
Here’s Lynda’s bio in her own words.
My mission statement:
Seeking euphoria through art and writing, I reveal what is forgotten, lost, or invisible.
Concerti: Psalms for the Pilgrimage, Kota Press, (2002)
Concerti: Psalms for the Pilgrimage, Kota Press (2002)
Walking by Inner Vision: Stories & Poems, DLD Books, (2017)
Star Signs: New and Selected Poems, DLD Books (2019)
first snow (chapbook) Finishing Line Press (2020)
Songs for the Pilgrimage, DLD Books (2021)
BFA Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, 1989 (Painting)
MFA West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, 1991 (Painting)
MA in English, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, 1994
Lynda’s latest book is entitled Songs for the Pilgrimage.
Full-length book features poetry, journal entries, meditations, photography and non-fiction personal stories.
Predominate theme is “pilgrimage as a life long journey.”
This book has 5 sections:
Part 1: The Unfolding of a Story
Part 2: Drawing – Writing – Dreaming
Part 3: Singing – Dancing
Part 4: Landmarks – Landscape
Part 5: People – Places – Scattered Among Rumors
Writings created, between 1989 to 2021.
Excerpt From the Epilogue:
Begin right where you are. Start with a dream. First, you must plant a seed. It only takes a wisp of an idea to create your journey.