David Wood

Gold Star - 12,176 Points (07 April 1950 / London)

Sunflowers (Tanka) - Poem by David Wood

Van Gogh’s sunflowers
Are captured beautifully
They live in my heart
Like a chocolate nut sundae
On a sweltering hot day

Topic(s) of this poem: flowers

Form: Tanka


Poet's Notes about The Poem

I always enjoy looking at Van Gogh's sunflowers in the National Gallery.

Comments about Sunflowers (Tanka) by David Wood

  • Kelly Kurt (9/12/2015 11:08:00 AM)


    I know the painting, and the feeling, well. Wonderful Tanka, David (Report) Reply

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  • Sanjukta Nag (9/12/2015 8:16:00 AM)


    The artistry of Van Gogh is beautifully captured by your artistic writing. and what a nice usage of simile. enjoyed it very much. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 12, 2015



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