An Ekphrastic epiphany
While driving to yoga class this morning, I was listening to NPR (yeah, I’m that guy) and they were discussing “ekphrastic poetry”. I thought “How fascinating”. (Actually, I thought what the...?)
Turns out, an ekphrastic poem is a poem describing a work of art. The term comes from the Greek word for “description”.
So I thought, “I’ll write a haiku about one of my paintings”! (Yep, still that guy.) Here goes...
There you have it. That’s my poem. If you have a poem about this work, or any other, post a pic and a poem in the Comments section. Let your ekphrasis flag fly!
Until next time...