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The Making of a Sunflower

An ekphrastic sonnet

A child’s hand-drawn sunflower with a border of red hearts and a hand holding a pencil against the stem of the sunflower.
image created in Canva by the writer using Wesley’s drawing of a sunflower (with his permission!)

The lines wobble in their imperfection
It’s part of what makes them cute and unique
Wesley’s hand is new to illustration
He does find it much easier to speak.



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