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Holofernes Poems - Poems about Holofernes

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Judith Beheading Holofernes By Artemisia Gentileschi
...In the shadow of the night, a woman stands, Her eyes, as chilly as the winter's winds, Her hand raised high, a sword in her hand, Her face, a mask of pure malice. She towers over a man, his bod......Read the rest...
Categories: holofernes, art, conflict, death, murder,
Form: Ekphrasis

Artemisia, Part 10 of 12
...(After the rape, and for the rest of her life, Artemisia turned out canvas after canvas containing disturbing images of women beheading men - with obvious phallic castration undertones.) Judit......Read the rest...
Categories: holofernes,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Biblical Type of Mother Mary
...Judith chopped off the head of General Holofernes, saving Israel She is a biblical type of Mother Mary Who crushes the head of the serpent, saving the Church.......Read the rest...
Categories: holofernes, black african american, christian,
Form: Haiku

Book: Shattered Sighs