The Figure

The Great Figure 
by William Carlos Williams
Among the rain
and lights
I saw the figure 5
in gold
on a red
firetruck
moving
tense
unheeded
to gong clangs
siren howls
and wheels rumbling
through the dark city.
- courtesy of poets.org
The Figure – Acrylic on canvas (3 -18×16 panels) 





This is a painting inspired by a William Carlos Williams poem, “The Great Figure.” This is one of 3 inspired paintings I did last month…..the other two will be posted soon.


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