Johnson County Library is pleased to announce that Sandra Revelle has won our writing contest on the theme of Ekphrasis with her piece "Diamonds." "Diamonds" is a written response to the image of Ruth Wilson Gilmore by Patricia Streeper which can be seen in "Patricia Streeper: Women's Work, Portraits of Strength and Contribution."
Sandra Revelle is primarily a textile artist and short story writer. Her art can be found at Remnantsarise.com
You ask why I stand with head erect; arms crossed in defiant confidence?
What kind of shields cascade down my body, these locs of