To answer with love–
fragments pieced together like
a mystery solved
Colleen’s prompt this week was to write a love poem. There are some wonderful poets of love here on WordPress (you know who you are) but that is definitely outside my comfort zone. Still, I will certainly be sending some Valentines, and so I wrote a poem for the intended recipients.
As Colleen has introduced haiga as a form for her #Tanka Tuesday, I decided to integrate my words and art this week as well.
Also linked to dVerse OpenLinkNight.
Marianne Szlyk, at “the song is…” has posted 3 of my poems with accompanying artwork as part of her tribute to musicians born in the 50s. The Prince and Police-inspired work appeared on the blog, but the Stevie Wonder-inspired art and poem are new.
She also has some wonderful musical links at the bottom of the post (as she always does), and I’d just like to quote from Stevie, first from the song “As”, and then from his words, spoken before he sang that song at Aretha Franklin’s Homegoing service.
“Change your words into truths
And then change that truth into love”
“Let’s make LOVE great again”
Thanks, Marianne, for featuring my work, and for your continuing support of music, art, and words.
You can see the post here.