Inscribed



Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man drawn inside a square on a circle
His fingers touch the inner world circumference
Pointing out periods in Leonardo's life cycle
Inscribed within the sphere of his existence

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Renaissance art is ageless. Can be reborn in poetry.

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Written on October 17, 2023

Submitted on October 17, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABAB
Closest metre Iambic heptameter
Characters 197
Words 32
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 4

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