The Painter, the Photographer and the Mobile Phone

mickyates Art, iPhoneography, Painterly, Photography, Poetry, Prose, United Kingdom 0 Comments

I, The Painter Mix the colours of golden apricot and Spring cabbage Lay the mixture on the warmest paper Create a melee of contortionate light. This is the process of painting. Written July 1970 Painting was where I started all those years ago. Yet photography has always been close to my heart. I remember getting my first serious camera (a Pentax KX) …


Rose

mickyates iPhoneography, Local & Bath, Painterly, Photography, Poetry, Prose, Russia, United Kingdom, Writing 0 Comments

Rose Tall and straight with vestal eye. Sunset embodied in life eternal, Golden charm of folded petal. Coloured scarlet with flaming torch. Virgin purity of snowy white, Or rainbow hues of any in nature. Short and bushy in green confusion. Often chosen with ecstatic movement, Showing love, cherished enchantment, But creature of death to people fallen. This we ask of …