What lies beyond up?
Shadows, a winding staircase,
a journey without end.
Clouds traveling unwalled–
a fool’s ship, a beggar’s ride,
a castle in the sky.
A reblog of my response to Sue Vincent’s photo prompt, above, from 2018. I wanted to try one of Jane Dougherty’s “42” poems–I love a question to start a poem–so that’s the form I used here. And it’s a good reminder I should try this form again.
I had an idea to combine brush paintings of horses with collage, although this wasn’t what I was thinking when I did the horses. That’s usually what happens to my ideas…they go off on tangents.
Continuing this week’s Feast of Fools, inspired by the earthweal challenge.