The Daily Post prompt is: Paint. I’ll add the link in the vain hope the pingback will work…

These sunflowers are our neighbours—and the lack of an apostrophe is deliberate.

roadside view

No painter, I,

against the sky,

sunflowers glow

where soft winds blow.

I catch the sense,

light intense,

with one word

often heard,

swirling parasol



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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

4 thoughts on “Tournesols”

  1. Amazing explanation and beautifully illustrated. I wish I could paint them but my eye takes photos for me . I always think of Van Gogh’s famous sunflowers.

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