Klimt: Pallas Athene, Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D., Screenshots Archive

Philosophers, historians
teach us to look at art one way.

Our eyes
streaking straight down chemical highways
to our hearts

teach us another.

For instance you
and your many paintings of women
curl around the base of my brain briefly
before descending…



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Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D.

Teresa D Hawkes, Ph.D.

We all matter! Code: ALL. A Warren Democrat. A scientist. A poet. A mother. LOVES Bader Ginsburg. Loves McCartney. Is old.Is white.Is LGBTQ.She/her/me.Is woman.