The Brief Political Interlude of 2016-2018

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The Reign of a Matchstrike (2018) – Acrylic on wood. Artwork and text copyright Danny Grosso.

Like all of life the

flame is fleeting even

if it cannot be called

alive or if it is

smoldering or

emberous or

willowy or

enraged in

its fulminous brevity

it coaxes and

canoodles

it draws us near

and

it is

a con.

 

When it burns it burns and

it will leave a mark.

 

-Danny Grosso

 

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