Meg Harrison

Rookie - 120 Points (3-22-1964 / Westwood)

A Still Life - Poem by Meg Harrison

A Still Life
The fruit is on a table in a bowl.
These objects have a special role.
These objects are transformed to a still life,
Which we draw all the fruit before we cut it with a knife.

At thanksgiving the fruit becomes a cornucopia.
There is always a banana,
Covered with grapes draping over the apples and oranges.
Where they are placed I do not think ever changes.
The cornucopia becomes a wonderful centerpiece,
Before we eat all of these
Also we draw all the fruit and they become an artist masterpiece.
After we can take a bite,
If we are done and our art looks right.

Comments about A Still Life by Meg Harrison

  • Rajaram Ramachandran (6/1/2007 7:42:00 PM)

    You have a good taste to enjoy the beauty in every little thing nature has created. A basket full of fruits of different colors is really beautiful sight to see. You have brought this picture before the Reader's eyes very nicely. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 31, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 5, 2011

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