Published Writing Samples/Events

A collection of essays, poems and articles published in a variety of venues.
See also ArtSmart Travels for a collection of published travel & art articles.

Poem: Marriage, For Seniors Only, March 2016:

Essay: Embracing Eternity: Flyway, Journal of Writing & Environment (Iowa State University) :

Poem: Veranda, Deep South Magazine, 2013

Art Exhibit Review: The NAACP New Crisis, Nov. 1999

Book Review: Anglo-Saxon Dress by Gale R.Owen Crocker:

Book Review: Durer to Veronese by Donkerton,Foister & Penny:

Artist Profile: Allan Rohan Crite (Harlem Renaissance) in NAACP New Crisis:

Artist Profile: Linda Puiatti in Middlesex Beat:

Poetry in Plain Sight/ September Poster, 2016 (Reading at New Winston Museum, Nov. 2016) 
Honored to be included with a group of such accomplished poets. "Poems will be included from: Barbara Mellin, Pam Baggett, Caroljean Gavin, Renee Butner, Glenis Redmond, Gabrielle Brant Freeman, Barbara Presnell, Terri Kirby Erickson, Becky Gould Gibson, Grace Ellis, Peg Bresnahan, and Mary Ricketson."


The Art and Writing of Barbara Rizza Mellin