Books Magazine

Ellyn Maybe: Puppeteer of Epic Wordplay

By Aprylskies @edgarandlenores
After hearing poet Ellyn Maybe read, how does one describe such a phenomenon?
Ellyn Maybe is a prolific international sensation who has impressed the likes of Henry Rollins, Jackson Browne and was featured reading her work in the film Dancing At The Blue Iguana. More remarkable still, is her humble enthusiasm for the craft and her imaginative sensibility.
Ellyn Maybe is a grand alchemist of spoken word, teasing the elements of music and transcendence then fusing them together. She is a puppeteer of epic wordplay and refreshingly, a slightly off-key instrument of expression, vulnerability and humor.
To read the full article and to read the work of this brilliant poet click on the following link:
Ellyn Maybe: Puppeteer of Epic Wordplay

You Might Also Like :

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

These articles might interest you :

  • Epic Tomato Promises Epic Adventures Around The Globe

    Epic Tomato Promises Adventures Around Globe

    A new adventure travel company launched this past week that promises to deliver unique travel opportunities to some of the most remote places on the planet,... Read more

    By  Kungfujedi
    OUTDOORS, TRAVEL, VACATION
  • Davis Cup In Austin (Maybe)!

    Davis Austin (Maybe)!

    You may know that the United States Davis Cup team (now captained by Jim Courier) recently beat down Chile, 4-1, in their first round tie and comes up next... Read more

    By  Kselz
    SPORTS, TENNIS
  • Epic Fail: 25 Sports Headline Disasters

    Epic Fail: Sports Headline Disasters

    Sometimes I fantasize about what my life would be like if I became a journalist instead of an attorney. But then I read headlines like the ones below, and I am... Read more

    By  Jhop
    SPORTS
  • An Epic Post Where Feminism and Mandarin Chinese Collide!

    Epic Post Where Feminism Mandarin Chinese Collide!

    I don't know why I'm so in love with Chinese. But I guess it all started a couple of summers back when I got those silly language-learning CDs at the... Read more

    By  Danielleb
    CURRENT, DEBATE, LANGUAGES, SOCIETY, TRAVEL, WOMEN'S ISSUES
  • Maybe The Reason You’re Failing Is…. YOU!

    Maybe Reason You’re Failing Is…. YOU!

    I have an acquaintance, we’ll call her “Sam”.  Sam has been trying to get a job for three years now, ever since she was laid off from her accounting job at the... Read more

    By  Gjosefsberg
    LIFE COACH, LIFESTYLE
  • Maybe, Perhaps.......at Last....

    Maybe, Perhaps.......at Last....

    A walk down 21st Street yesterday morning revealed: shy little bits of fruit blossom daffodils -- the pale kind I like best and Lenten Roses. In the immortal... Read more

    By  Elizabethwix
    DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL
  • Fail? Maybe?

    Fail? Maybe?

    Well lunch was… Confusing. And I forgot to photograph so it could have been a failure on multiple levels.Here’s what happened. Read more

    By  Marensmorsels
    FOOD & DRINK, RECIPES

Magazines