The Whole of the Thing

An ekphrastic poem inspired by Ejnar Nielsen’s painting A Blind Girl Reading

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What I see
I see without sight.

The parable of the blind men
And the elephant
Says we each find a truth
And bear testament



April Dawn Patterson

Poet, Author, and Podcast Host of The Sandbox. Dream Interpreter, Numerologist, and Soul-Empowering Hypnosis practitioner.