Apr 25, 2009
my newspaper blackout poem
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this is what i was able to conjure for my first newspaper blackout poem. last night, i got so excited that only a few hours after declaring my desire to participate in the project, i found myself choosing words from a certain article and blacking-out the unselected ones eventually producing what i call "Heart of an Athlete."
i am still stunned at this little achievement of mine. never have i thought myself capable of such art. but the most important thing is, i had loads of fun. the experience was one i would never forget, and definitely one i would share to my friends. thank you, austin kleon for this wonderful idea.
"Heart of an Athlete"
Love for conquests comes a lesson:
You feel good, confident yourself ---
That craft is art.
Practice perfect despite the black of night.
Subtlety gives sense
Only strong, ready eyes keep interest.