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An ekphrasis poem is a form of poetry concerning itself with the visual arts, artistic objects, and/or highly visual scenes, but there is more to ekphrasis. What is ekphrasis in poetry (complete definition)?
VERSE FREED to ekphrasise
art, word play,
FLAMING JUNE an ekphrasis
betrays her round
in becalmed deep
After Frederick Leighton
Copyright © Brian Strand | Year Posted 2007...Read More
abuse, allah, christian, confidence,
Karu bhala vinash mai
Bachpan ki nadani budape ki jawani
Jawani ka josh nashey mai hosh kaal ka abhimaan pooja
Phatha ka dongnga
Mehnath mai imandari aage badney kei race mai thand Key khar gosh...Read More
abuse, anxiety, betrayal,
Chahre pey chahra hai samaj ek dhoka hai
Roj nahi khiltey phool jo tuota ek bagicha hai
Mousam atey nahi kouki ye osa ka andhakar hai
Dhek lo pooja phaat bacho ye tho...Read More
Village on the Rhone
Beside the placid waters of the Rhone
A classical village rises to meet the sky,
The magnificent steeple an inverted cone
Hoists a Saint Anthony’s cross to passersby.
The placid waters of the Rhone reflect
Tightly crowded flats along the...Read More
KNIGHT OF THE GOLDEN FLEECE
Weepers with hoods —
Dirge monks with shields.
Knight of the golden fleece
on a slab in requiem.
The silent mouth of Cicero.
Fell in love with this funereal piece
— Tomb of Philippe Pot
with life-sized pleurants.
His hands steepled in...Read More
art, beauty, imagery,
The blushing beauty doesn’t want to be noticed?
She wears a peacock in her hair...corkscrews,
ringlets, spirals everywhere. Yellow, orange, bluebirds,
hearts exuding happiness. The X’s and O’s
on the lipstick-colored wall exposed.
Her lemon shoulders lift in flirtation.
She’s a...Read More
animal, art, dream,
Hare in the sky — supersonic planes.
One child waves, her brother sleeps on the saddle.
Reindeer, leopard and horsie - of course,
floating above the carousel.
A reasonable conclusion
nevertheless an argument ensues.
I only hear the music of the...Read More
animal, beauty, flower,
Greyhound but a vague puzzle piece
Included in this English School.
The cynophilist unearths fur
On the edge of the frame, the hunt
For the breed, the breadth of the pet.
Lace shawl nets cornucopia —
The lady’s pink, white,...Read More
bullying, child abuse, christian,
he flies over cities
saving the world
money laundering with Russians
el fato dictator with out the tator
trillions of debt
witches in the Whitehouse
grabbing privates cause he brags
he can , he...Read More
I long to hear that song again
Like it was when I first heard it
The pleasure of its newness
As it played out to the end
Close your eyes and see the lights
Psychedelic in pulsating colours
As you rocked...Read More
a sketch simpified
DOUBLE tetractys ABSTRACT
art, word play,
to the Blue nude
by the intensity of colour-
drawn by the simple abstract shape....Read More
ABSTRACT me a ROTHKO
Step up close
field of colour
breathe in and
fills our...Read More
an ARRESTED moment
from the inside
Specific Types of Ekphrasis Poems
Read wonderful ekphrasis poetry on the following sub-topics:
art, love, monoku, nature, people
Definition | What is Ekphrasis in Poetry?