Inspiration point (IP)

This week's Inspiration Point is inspired by onemorething's forum post on a poetry competition: the Artlyst Art to Poetry Award for ekphrastic poetry, and by a wonderful example which she's written.

Here's her post wth all the links:

https://www.abctales.com/forum/thu-2020-02-20-1055/artlyst-art-poetry-award

and here's her poem:

https://www.abctales.com/story/onemorething/looking-klimt’s-frieze-beethoven

You can, of course, translate the genre into prose too. Good luck!

Inspiration point

darkness

My eyes were open but it was so dark I couldn’t see. The only glimmer of light was that which was came from under the thick steel door that kept me...
Cherry

History

Rewrite of something I was happy with then suddenly very unhappy with. I think now this means I'm just confused.

Honeycomb

I remember a grey Monday, growing up in granite Aberdeen. I came down to breakfast in my school jersey, grey and thick as porridge, to open a tub of...

wakadoodle

Cathy, a single mother of three, was cursing and swearing over the fact that her baby, four year old Pip, was about to start school and her bag was...
1 likes

Blustery Tempest

Skeleton greenhouse lies in pieces...glass come loose at hands of fierce beast, fragments combined with earth lie shattered at edge of last years...
1 likes

Pages