Tea time By Amy SHelver

Uncover the artistic responses – design, photography, painting, sculpture, multimedia and more – to the written word underpinning Onomatopoeia’s anti-ekphrastic journey.

I sat down with guilt last night
and had a cup of tea.

“Black, no sugar” said she.

A trifle bitter, thought me.

But who is to question guilt?t
Not this personality.

What colour panties does guilt wear?

The thought appears from nowhere. t
This treatise on the nature of guilt.

What is guilt?

Guilt is cannon fodder for poetry.

‘Guilt Tea' artwork by Julia Coetzee
Artwork: Guilt Tea (2019) | Julie Coetzee | Digital design | Not for sale

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