Draw me a heartstained with carmineenshrined in a gardenof cobalt greenpaint the flowersEgyptian blueand Chinese purplewith birdsof Indian yellowand there I’ll rest in peace
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lovely write Karin :)
thanks so much Larry :)
Very lovely Karin – though I’d often associate Chinese with red … but hey – just add blue in there. Maybe if Japanese were blue I’d be purple :P
Speaking of which I finally added a poem to that SP of mine – and as you may remember in there I depicted the Japanese side with day (so that would blue sky…) and the Chinese side with night and red lanterns.
lol….i don’t know, i really don’t know what comes out of me or why half the time, i really try not to “think” when I write, or that thwarts the process….the less I think the better, then it flows, but sometimes, it doesn’t make sense, and I might have to change things afterwards….. I’ve never really heard or seen of Chinese purple myself, but I wrote this when I was grieving over the death of my RB friend and writer iAn Derrick, because I think or thought, he’d like a poem like this and have fun with ith :)
Aww, sorry to hear about the passing of your RB friend. It is a funny thing, the way sometimes sad moments stimulate our thoughts. And speaking of things that don’t make sense, I told you in another writing of yours that your first lines made me think of something new, well that new idea is based on a story that incorporates the theme of things not making sense – although I’m not using that theme particularly for inspiration. It won’t be my next upload though; I have something else in mind for my next upload; and some time after that I’ll upload my new idea – hopefully.
Thanks Mui-Ling, it was quite some time ago now, but very sad at the time, he’d suffered a long time with cancer and never complained, a special person who was always young at heart, I did not see the age, just the spirit inside. ….oh that’s interesting about the ‘not making sense thingy’ lol… okey doke, I’ll look forward to both! :)
i have no skill with pen, or brush,no lines flow from my hands.i cannot paintthese colours you see,i can only write themfor you, from me.
(from those of us, who do not have your wonderful talent kt :)) )
I love it when that happens, you respond to a poem with another poem, so sweet lk, thank you for sharing what flowed, it’s lovely ….and i thinkyou paint pictures with every word you write. :)) thank you so much!
thanks so much Liz! you’re right on there :) x
awww.. I melt after reading thisHow sweet and calm, and what a lovely image you have created in my mind now :)))
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