Poetry

Vincent’s Irises

An ekphrastic poem

Grey Hen With A Pen
Apr 22 · 1 min read
Photo by Randy Cooper on Unsplash

If your mind was tormented, it did not show
In that portrait of flowers
With pigments which glow
On a canvas attacked with such masterful strokes
Rich colour on colour
The image evokes
A place that was tranquil, a view to enjoy
As your painterly skills
You began to employ
The scene came alive, as the paint left your brushes
That snatched at the violet to form your irises

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Anne Saddler lives in Cornwall. She is a writer, blogger, and poet. Anne is a qualified lecturer and former Adult Education Tutor.

The Hen’s Teeth

Poetry, Short Stories, Commentary, Essays, Reviews & more

Grey Hen With A Pen

Written by

Anne Saddler lives in Cornwall. She is a writer, blogger, and poet. Anne is a qualified lecturer and former Adult Education Tutor.

The Hen’s Teeth

Poetry, Short Stories, Commentary, Essays, Reviews & more

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