08 Apr Olmi Studio – Interview
Camille was recently interviewed by Omi Studio for their “Meet the creatives” blog. Here is an excerpt of the interview;
” Why poetry?
Language is an innate human characteristic to inform, convey and pass on information and ideas. Poetry uses language to critically examine ideas, present abstract concepts, tell stories, form an understanding of the constructs of society and like other forms of art can enable us to keep in check the direction we are headed.
Poetry accomplishes this in a way that is memorable through its musical tone, draws a picture in our minds eye through descriptive imagery, resonates emotional understanding through metaphors and it does all this in less words than other forms of writing making it much more accessible … Poetry is the artful way of using language to communicate big ideas in a way that can be easily understood. So why poetry? Because I search for understanding through critical thinking and poetry creates art from language so that abstract concepts may be explored….” Read the full interview