[poem] Artist’s Model


Today I have been fleetingly immortalised;

Unlike so many plaster molds.

I’m there, breathing from the canvas

Or staring into a charcoal space on paper:

Just a collection of boxes and shadow-shapes.

But it’s me, trapped , trying to say something

Through the artist’s skill.

To be left to dry and remain,

Or scraped back to start again.

Jamie Zubairi by Phoebe

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About skylarkingzooby

Actor, Artist, Professional Voiceover. Creative person who has coined his process 'Skylarking'.
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