Wednesday, February 9, 2011

it is the tiny things (for elsie)...

It is the tiny things
that remind me why
(way back in 1989)
I decided to go to artschool
& become an artist.

Last weekend,
it was watching a little girl
dance and giggle and smile
with delight;
when she saw the mural
I had painted her
for her 2nd birthday.

there are some feelings of pride
that all the money in the world
could never buy.

[for Elsie & Sarea]

(c) Brent M Harpur, 2011.

"What we need in this world are more people who specialise in the impossible."
(theodore roethke)

1 comment:

  1. You are a real the truest sense of the word. Thankyou for making me smile, and feel sad, too.