Washing hair aboard the Snow Goose while sailing the Caribbean for close to a decade.
• Isla De Pasqua • Barbary Chaapel • No Name Harbor
When I was a child I always heard my Scot-Irish grandmother say when family conflicts arose: Keep quiet, keep trouble down. Kris Kristofferson's music, Easter Island, also influenced this poem. Were the women on Easter island struck dumb by their men's perceptions? Did they, themselves, do the carving?
• No Name Harbor • Dr. Barbara Smith • Wild Sweet Notes
"Barbary Chaapel's No Name Harbor offers the sparkle of the sunlit surf, the mystery of an archeological find, and the richness and good taste of double-fudge brownies. Her work provides both discovery and delight."
• No Name Harbor • Barbary Chaapel • Publish America, LLP
On nautical charts of Biscayne Bay No Name Harbor is a storm refuge.
When I write poetry I reveal my world to myself; despair, joy; knowledge sometimes an uneasy ecstasy, this tapping into the collective unconscious.
No Name Harbor is divided into 4 chapters: EARTH, SEA, SKY, FIRE ...