I spend hours toiling

Stroke after stroke I paint

The work is terribly gruelling

A single painting can take several days

The windows are open but its the middle of summer

Its hot in the studio

I would put on the ac but its expensive

Still, art is all I know

Its finally taking shape

I gaze upon the magnificent visage

It is nowhere near complete

But it is still a beautiful image

Again I pick up my paintbrush

Again I paint and toil

I will never quit

Only the hardworking reap the spoils

The Icognito Writer | Copyright 2017: In response to Craft

1 comment on “The Painting

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