A CROWN OF HORNETS
Marcia is currently at work on a multimedia project which incorporates
her original poems, digital artwork, music and videos
to render her experience with mild traumatic brain injury.
Most recently, Marcia has been collaborating with dancer/performer/artist Lanny Harrison
as well as actors Susan Willerman, Edgar Weinstock, Gary Wolf, and Caitlyn Klum,
to create original audio tracks and videos for the project.
Marcia's poetry manuscript, "A Crown of Hornets" will be published by
Four Way Books (forthcoming Spring, 2019)
The manuscript was a finalist for the 2015 X J Kennedy Prize from Texas Review Press.
Marcia was also a finalist for the 2016 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place.
"Malady of Recognize" in The Journal of the American Medical Association (August 18, 2015 issue).
"Mild Traumatic (MTBI)" in Amygdala (July 2016). To read the poem click here.
"Everyone Overboard" in Touch: A Journal of Healing. To read the poem click here.
VIDEOS (with original music):
"Pianos in the Lamps," a video based on a poem from that manuscript was screened by Liberated Words at the Bath Fringe Festival, June 2016.
"Night Ride" was included in the group show 'In Motion: Movement in Art' (Montclair Public Library Gallery, June 2016).
"Self Portrait with Rust Stain"and 'Rust Stain' were included in the group show 'Altered Images: Creativity Beyond the Lens' exhibit at the Virginia S. Block Gallery, Montclair, NJ, Fall 2015).