Artwork © Janet Cormier

Silhouette of
leaf-filled tree branches
against early morning sky
wakes me up.
It’s time to paint!


Janet’s art will be on display this weekend as part of Jamaica Plain Open Studios in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. You can find her paintings at the On Centre gift shop located on 676 Centre Street from September 25 to 26, 11:00 Am to 6:00 PM both days.


Janet Cormier is a painter, writes prose and poetry, and performs comedy. JC prefers different and original over pretty. She loves collecting stuff, but cleaning not so much. Janet also talks to strangers. A lot. Her column appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.