Kill the Unicorns

Wild Lotus Living - Poetry for Life in Transition

A project in Bellingham, WA by Summer Starr

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A book of poetry inspired by my own healing journey - deep words for personal (& earth) healing and evolution
Backers: 13
Average Pledge Per Backer: $65

Funded: $850 of $400
Dates: Apr 30th -> May 30th (30 days)
Project By: Summer Starr
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Latest News

Group launches second poetry Kickstarter

December 6th - via:
[BELLINGHAM, WA] - Local poets Shannon Laws and Summer Starr turned a sticker -and graffiti-covered cubicle into an eye-catching poetry display. This year, organizers hope to raise $500 through their month-long Kickstarter for an annual chapbook (Read More)

Gratitude beyond words

May 20th - via:
I just got back from a week-long retreat where we immersed ourselves in the beauty of the natural world and how much extreme love is found there with a wonderful interspiritual group of lovers of the earth (I was studying the works of Teilhard de... (Read More)

A Beautiful Mind

May 15th - via:
Today I am working on the final layout of the book and some revisions here and there. One of the parts I revised was my "About the author" page. Something I write about is my life experience with what has been diagnosed as "bipolar disorder" and what... (Read More)

First draft!

May 9th - via:
The first draft of the book has been printed! Now just a bit more editing and it will be ready to go to the presses! Thank you so much to my funders. I cannot tell you how much your support means, especially during a pretty challenging period for me.... (Read More)

Poetry in Motion

May 5th - via:
A little snippet of my process and the outcome for my Mother's day print. I love working with the linocuts...have a lot to learn about the printing process, but a joy to share the evolution of whatever comes! Tools of the Trade The final framed  (Read More)

A Pre-Mother's Day Gift

May 4th - via:
One of my backer's wanted a poem for her mother for mother's day and I am thrilled to share with you what I wrote (this is FRESH off the presses as of this morning). If you are interested in having a print of this (I do linocut art to go with the... (Read More)

Sneak Peek Poem #2

April 30th - via:
A bit more of a poetic poem for my second "sneak peek". Enjoy! Night air's breath cool and mossy like the twilight of my own being work your way into my bones become my flesh and my skin and long golden hair will fall away leaving only a window into... (Read More)

Sneak Peek Poem #1

April 30th - via:
Hi All, I've been asked to share a couple "sneak peeks" at my poetry. You can find more at my blog:¬†Enjoy! Effort give way to existenceto bethat is all that is asked; seems like a simple instruction for such a tall order to... (Read More)

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