Photo: Laura Salas
Wake up your poetry brains with 15 Words or Less (guidelines here)!
I just realized I still had this?pic from Vegas. It is just a little thingamajig that was on the floor of the High Roller observation wheel we rode in. I was intrigued by it. Here are?3 things this photo makes me think of:
1)?Braille–I’ve read a couple of interesting things recently about visual artists incorporating Braille into their paintings and sculptures. I wonder what it would be like to try to picture an artwork simply by touching it/tracing the outline…
2)?a mylar birthday balloon–The round shape and the puffy shininess of this makes me think “birthday boy” immediately.
3) an alien
And here’s my?first draft.
A Mad Scientist Has Trapped Me in Mylar…
tethered but floating
–Laura Purdie Salas, all rights reserved
Now it’s your turn! Have fun and stick to 15 WORDS OR LESS!??(Title doesn’t count toward word count:>)?