I took up my pen with the precise point

And permanent black ink

Incising meticulously

Every freckled feather

Her haunches blossomed under my hand

I, overcome under the pendulous brugmansia secreted there

My ink staining, rounding, etching, shading

The angel in my midnight garden.

About Brugmansia

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Comment by Emily Conyngham on January 18, 2013 at 9:43am

Angel Trumpets and their heady scent are magnificent in gardens. They're at their best in the evening.

Comment by Arthur James on January 18, 2013 at 9:58am

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Oh, Mommy.

I hungry now.

Devil Food Cake.

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smile . . .

`

No wear brassier,

nor date lawyers,

and no wear pants.

`

Thanks. Hang on Wall?

I view in My Bedroom?

Ay, Carry to Bathroom.

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This is worth Saving.

You Redeem Moods.

No have 6- Children 

Comment by Jonathan Wolfman on January 18, 2013 at 10:16am

nice!

Comment by JMac1949 Memories on January 18, 2013 at 10:19am

I'm still spinning from that jpg... great post but the link About Brugmansia is a dead end.  R&L ;-)

Comment by Harp on January 18, 2013 at 10:30am

What an amaziing tatto Em, did it hurt?

Comment by Emily Conyngham on January 18, 2013 at 10:37am

Thank you, Art for your poetic response!

JMAC and Harp, this is an amazing tattoo... on someone else.;-) Link is fixed I think.

Jon, sometimes a one word comment with an exclamation point is just the thing!

Comment by alsoknownas on January 18, 2013 at 1:02pm

Brugmansia is described in Wikipedia as having a woody structure, with pedulous, not erect flowers.

uh, well....

Comment by Emily Conyngham on January 18, 2013 at 1:16pm

uh well, there may be regional variations in the species! hahah

Comment by Rita Shibr on January 18, 2013 at 2:27pm

my my. the uh the uh wings... yes very nice wing... haaa..

The poem and idea are very cool and creative Em. 

Comment by Emily Conyngham on January 18, 2013 at 3:13pm

Thanks, Rita...I was thinking about writing and gardening and I remembered I had this photo in my tumblr. The wings are exquisite, for sure.;-)

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