[Note: As part of her ongoing project 30x30x30, poet Stephanie Pruitt is writing a poem each day for 30 days on site in response to a different work in the Frist Center's current exhibit 30 Americans, which spotlights art by 30 leading artists, all African American. To catch up with the series to date, click here.]
DAY 17 — 11.12.13
Poem: "Inner View"
In relation to: "Untitled," by Kerry James Marshall
Today you'll see what happens when a poet (this poet!) can't quite shape the words to feel and sound on the page the way I imagine them in my head. Oh blah-be-da-blah-blah. Words, don't fail me now!