Flash Fiction for the Aspiring Writer: Poem – Free Verse – “A Visible Living Melody” 


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Word Count: 170 words.

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Swritings

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Murals are magnificent, brightening up space, but so far —

Many people doesn’t understand why you’d paint a mural on your car?

It’s tacky, to some people an ‘eyesore,’ the car driven colourfully,

With images, impressions, photographs, painted cities, tattoos inked wondrously. 

You’d never hear a judgement from my candied purple lips, 

When it comes to art, I’m not a lady who needs to come to grips,

With the reality of modern art; it’s whatever way the artist feels.

He or she say may paint their ideal — their art, to them what’s real.

For art, though it appear tacky and weird in some people’s eyes, 

Has the ability to make people shine, make them laugh, and to surprise.

Especially to aid a person living beneath the shadow, depressed, and sad, 

In a moment, the car arrives, awash with colours and scenes glad.

So, if you see a painted mural driving down the highway a while, 

Remember art is a visible living melody, with its ways of helping those who need, smile.

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©Mandibelle16. (2016) All Rights Reserved.

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17 thoughts on “Flash Fiction for the Aspiring Writer: Poem – Free Verse – “A Visible Living Melody” ”

  1. “Remember art is a visible living melody, with its ways of helping those who need, smile.” ~ A great poem about the power and beauty of true art, Mandi. Very nice! 😀

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  2. “Remember art is a visible living melody, with its ways of helping those who need, smile.”
    Geeez. See why I described you as wise. ❤ Your words are eye-opening and entertaining all at the same time. *clap* *clap* *clap*

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