For this videopoem, I experimented with some abstract live footage meant to evoke animation. The titling reproduces the original lines of the poem on the page, though the stanza breaks are not shown. Selected for screening at MIX 2017 (Bath Spa University) and Filmpoem Festival 2017 (Lewes, UK).
Poet: Sarah Sloat theraininmypurse.blogspot.com/
Text: The Poetry Storehouse poetrystorehouse.com/2013/11/11/sarah-sloat-poems/#grass
Footage: Beachfront B-Roll (free with attribution) beachfrontbroll.com/
Sound: a field recording of prairie birds in eastern Oregon from freesound.org (released to public domain)
A Moving Poems production movingpoems.com