Project: Graphics & Poetry! (Work in progress)

“Citroentje” – (c) Lou Bartels

A project of my own. A long-term one. A VERY long-term one. My very personal poetry volume with my own graphic illustrations, called ‘Doe Maar Dicht – De evolutie van een gelijmd hart’ (The evolution of a glued heart; the former part can’t be translated, I’m sorry).

“Druppelblad” – (c) Lou Bartels

I’ve been blogging for almost seven years now. Many of my blogs contain some kind of poetic creation (or monster), sprouting from a clouded mind and a wandering soul. The whole process of getting lost in love, slowly falling out of it, despairing over it, breaking and gluing the shards back together; it’s in there, one or two English ones as well.

I’ve been working on it for quite some time now, but I’m still wandering around in the publishing world. I guess I’ll publish it myself anyway.

An example (in Dutch):