Ekphrastic Detonators

And of course, some pulsing, ekphrastic detonators of art, photography, and film that can’t help but inspire:

Francis Bacon

https://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/bacon-three-studies-for-figures-at-the-base-of-a-crucifixion-n06171

21 Female Photographers

https://www.thecollector.com/famous-female-photographers

A short film by Julie Gautier

Track the body and mind interiors these examples unleash. Write as you watch, listen, and read. Take a walk. Let the landscape influence your senses. Replay the risk you’ve seen in these works. Hang on to that edge and work toward it. Here are some more prompts, but remember that if you have the words moving you in a different direction, reroute. Go those unrelenting miles.