though you have no training in art appreciation, as
in my case, your eye and heart
can go out to a painting.
some time, unhurried, thoughts, feelings, can
come to you as if asked to
imagine in some harmless
can ask artists what they had in mind when they
crafted something and they may
say they don’t know or
it’s up to you to determine for yourself what the
has been my friend for almost a dozen years.
She’s to the right on the wall
beside our bed.
ever silent and makes me wonder.
wish she could tell me how it all turned out.
melancholy in a day room,
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Labels: Art Is Meant to Arrest, Painting, week-25