Poetry: Ekphrasis

Ekphrastic poetry is a response to a scene or a work of art, often a work of visual art. There are whole magazines devoted to ekphrasis, including Ekphrasis: a Poetry Journal and The Ekphrastic Review.

The Fall of Icarus by Pieter Brueghel

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Michele Sharpe

Michele Sharpe

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Words in NYT, WaPo, Oprah Mag, Poets&Writers, et als. Adoptee/high school dropout/hep C survivor/former trial attorney. @MicheleJSharpe & MicheleSharpe.com