Tag: art

She stoops to conquer

Poem in 44 words for the ‘Up’ prompt

Small talk

“I’m having a memory test with the doctor” she confided with a half-hearted chuckle as if to sidestep the applicability. We were making conversation in the waiting minutes before our appointed times. Knowing the routine I shared examples of tasks to expect . “Oh I can manage that – I’m an artist…

Apassionata

ah the language of passion flowers! – missionaries favour figurative embodiment a saviour’s suffering compacted into parable for pagan eyes with foreign tongues parting the erotic of exotic Passiflora caerulea there the Roman’s lance, here a stigmata an ovary secluded as holy grail how true! but one more readily located than…