Russian Flowers

Title: Russian Dancers
Artist: Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date: 1899 via https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/459097

Fernleaf Peony

Siberian Fawn Lily

Teamed with Chamomile

Swaying in the summer breeze

Nature’s beautiful ladies

©2022 Annette Rochelle Aben

https://wordcraftpoetry.com/2022/03/15/tankatuesday-weekly-poetry-challenge-no-265-ekphrastic-photoprompt/

23 responses to “Russian Flowers

  1. Beautiful imagery, Annette! If only humans could be so peaceful… 🙂

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  2. Soothing words that heal the soul!

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  3. The joy of simply be… yes, that’s what life is supposed to be for everyone!

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  4. You took the tenderness and made it noble. Adore it. XoXo

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous.

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  6. What a lovely poem celebrating the flowers in their hair, Annette Sis. I love the custom of wearing flowers in their hair. ❤

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  7. Pingback: #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 265 | #Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt – Word Craft: Prose & Poetry

  8. So beautifully clever 💜💜

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  9. Oh, this is just lovely, Annette…

    Sincerely,
    David

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