“Art is literacy of the heart” Elliot Eisner / “Arte não é pureza; é purificação, não é liberdade; é libertação.” Clarice Lispector

terça-feira, 10 de setembro de 2013

Drinking from her own image

Lady at a mirror

As in sleeping-drink spices
softly she loosens in the liquid-clear
mirror her fatigued demeanor;
and she puts her smile deep inside.

And she waits while the liquid
rises from it; then she pours her hair
into the mirror, and, lifting one
wondrous shoulder from the evening gown,

she drinks quietly from her image. She drinks
what a lover would drink feeling dazed,
searching it, full of mistrust; and she only

beckons to her maid when at the bottom
of her mirror she finds candles, wardrobes,
and the cloudy dregs of a late hour.

Rainer Maria Rilke

The painting I used for this week challenge at Three Muses is 
a creation of Pino Daeni (1939 -2010)
For Three Muses - Reflections or Repetitions

Poetic Postcards
 photo pp3.jpg

12 comentários:

  1. Love the colours, Karla, perfect image to choose for the challenge, you've created a beauty!

  2. This is just lovely, Karla, imaginative and beautiful!

  3. What a wonderful and inventive piece of art, Karla!

  4. Great imagery very effective...wonderful words too...bravo.

  5. Such gorgeous colour! So beautiful Karla! xx

  6. Wonderful, creative art piece again, my friend.

  7. this is totally awesome! fantastic colors!

  8. Wow. What a wonderful interpretation of these words! An absolutely captivating piece of art.

  9. Wow!!! I'm in absolute awe, my friend. This is a masterpiece.

  10. Beautiful use of imagery and wonderful words and colors.


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