It had been an age since Id seen Edward, In fact, the last time had been when wed taken that boat trip around Manhattan. I was more than surprised to answer the phone and hear his voice after so long a silence. In his usual diffident way he asked if Id like to meet him downtown in Pershing Square to see a play. Josephine was busy and since wed been so long out of touch he thought hed ask me. It would be nice, he said to catch up. Of course I agreed instantly without even knowing which play, but also laughed to myself at the thought of catching up with Edward. He was so naturally reserved catching up would be me chattering and him nodding, making the occasional observation or comment. He gave me the particulars and on the appointed night - Edward being somewhat of a stickler for punctuality I hied myself down to the theater early. Amazingly, he was not yet waiting so I milled around with the other theatergoers outside, enjoying the sights and sounds of Hells Kitchen, for the most part no longer hellish at all but renovated and spruced up with new and restored buildings, small parks, restaurants and everything else that makes the city so interesting and exciting. Fifteen minutes before the curtain along came Edward, dressed in his usual sober fashion with the corner of a sketchbook peeking out of his capacious overcoat pocket. We exchanged greetings briefly before he said, Wed better get in, dont want to have to push through the latecomers. We found our seats, which were in what might be called the balcony of the modern playhouse, and in the few minutes before the curtain Edward asked what Id been up to. As expected I did all the talking, his attention focused but as always mostly wordless. He did volunteer that he and Josephine would be spending more time on the Cape and that he found the sea air and quiet conducive to his work. The lights dimmed and the theat
RC DeWinter, Fairfield, CT Member Since December 2008 Artist StatementHello and welcome to my portfolio on Imagekind. Here's a bit about me:
RC deWinter is a Connecticut writer/digital artist whose artwork has been published in many print and online journals, including, among others, The American Muse, Fine Art Photography, Poetry Nook, 2River View, Pink Panther, Official Feature Online Entertainment Magazine, Garden Tripod and also used as set décor on ABC-TV’s “Desperate Housewives." In 2013 Ms. deWinter she was one of six finalists for a Shorty Award, the national social media awards, in art. Ms. deWinter is honored to be the first digital artist invited to exhibit at the Arts of Tolland Gallery in Connecticut. Her 4-week solo exhibition was an unqualified success. Her poetry publication credits include The New York Times, Uno: A Poetry Anthology, 2River View, Another Sun, Pink Panther Magazine, Pilcrow & Dagger, Plum Ruby Review, Poetry Life and Times and numerous other print/online publications. If you enjoy my work, please spread the word, and thank you for stopping by.