PROMPT #124 – Ekphrastic Poetry – 2013 Photo Prompt #4
THIS IS YOUR PROMPT. WHAT DOES IT SAY TO YOU?
Thanks to Sheryl Kay Oder for use of her photo.
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MARIE ELENA’S ATTEMPT
“But how do you thank someone who has taken you from crayons to perfume?” (Don Black’s To Sir with Love)
Students from yesteryear gather to honor him.
I see the pride well and spill.
Not arrogance or superiority, but a grounded wonder
As he processes the ripples initiated
By his long-passed presence in their lives.
© copyright 2013, Marie Elena Good
(For Dad with love)
WILLIAM’S EKPHRASTIC ODDQUAIN
PLANES OF EXISTENCE
will suit you and me
but some eclectic folks need