Wheel-floaters, water-strokers, engine-phutters,
leaf-wavers, seed-throwers, bee-lovers,
sky-scarves on boat-houses,
boat-birds on sky-mirrors,
sky-laser radiating bone-heat joy.
Shade-makers, bird-holders, soil-drinkers,
wing-teasers, colour-flashers, garden-thieves,
muscle-songs sliding with salt-lick grins.
Berry-grog, air-gardens, voice-throws,
sun-hats, stilt-shoes, laugh-choirs,
river-hunger singing its root-mud swoon.
Thanks to The Writers' Greenhouse for the prompt to write ekphrasis about Sue Wheeler's print and to Sue Wheeler for so generously sharing her artwork.
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