you dreamed without beginning–
breath, stars, flowers
you were happy to hold
hands with what was
you closed your eyes and sang
from the inside, way down,
listening to your heart beating,
rearranging the pattern
you released what you had not
seen—you gave it away
you dreamed with your arms open
and became entirely unafraid–
The Kick About prompt this week referenced Flowers of Fire, late 1800s Japanese fireworks catalogues. There were pages and pages of not only beautiful abstract images, but plants, animals, people, and objects. It made me think that the artists who created these light shows were trying to project their dreams into the sky.
Visions of wishes and magical things.
As usual, the collage turned out very differently than I imagined it, but I think it captures the spirit of what I intended to do.
For dVerse, OLN, hosted by Sanaa.