30 November 2010

winter stars

..."When I left home at seventeen, I left for good.

That pale haze of stars goes on & on,
Like laughter that has found a final, silent shape
On a black sky. It means everything
It cannot say. Look, it’s empty out there, & cold.
Cold enough to reconcile
Even a father, even a son ..."


personatges, estel, 1963 - Joan Miro -

teNeues publishing...

2 comments:

Sophie Munns said...

hi Virginia,

lovely image.
best,
Sophie

virginia said...

I love Miro's work...


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