Read why in my introductory post.
Poems so far:
Backstage after "Dancers in Green and Yellow" by Edgar Degas.
"On the Water" after On the Water by Mary Cassatt
"Fiddle Song" after The Fiddler by Marc Chagall
"The Letter" after The Letter by Mary Cassatt"To a Sunflower" after Sunflowers by Vincent van Gogh
"Only in Summer" after The Yellow Boat by Gustave Caillebotte
"Wish I May, Wish I Might" after Starry Night Over the Rhone by Vincent van Gogh
"The Guitarist" after Girl in Yellow and Blue with a Guitar by Henri Matisse
Today's piece is "Wheat Fields with Cypresses" by Vincent van Gogh.
Last Day of Summer
- after “Wheat Fields with Cypresses” by Vincent van Gogh
It's true: soon
green hills will fade
but cypress knows
today is not a day
to cry –
not when cotton candy
swirls the sky
and wheat fields wave
their golden hands,
- Irene Latham