Colors of Number Oneis orange, the color of Sunas she sets and rises.Twois blue, a hue Sky fakesfor inattentive irises. Threeis the olivescent greenof a certain stand of tree.Fouris a dour English colour,Marmite and chocolate fudgey. Fiveis alive with unexpected yellowlike engine oil from the can.Sixis a squeal of teal from K-Poppers,nail varnish on a […]

Colors of Number

Look! Some old paintings of mine illustrate JMN’s poem.

12 thoughts on “Colors of Number

  1. You should submit your work to The Wombwell Review the next time he calls for ekphrastic art. I’m one of the featured artists this month and it’s a treat to see what people write. (K)

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