drowning the ancient stars
—the past fades away
dark nights loom
as colours scream below
—the future is bright
One of five poems written by Steve Page in response to paintings at the BEAT (Borough of Ealing Art Trail) exhibit at St John's Church, West Ealing in September 2018.
The painting is entitled Japanese street, by the artist and © Alicia Kotlarz.
Poem © Steve Page: for permission to re-use contact firstname.lastname@example.org.