Who is an artist?

Here is my interpretation of who really an artist is?

Megha's World

“An artist should create beautiful things, but should put nothing of his own life into them.”

― Oscar Wilde


He is an imposter, a fake.
Who hides his true identity
but reflects the feelings and emotions of the person
he is portraying in the purest form.
Someone who takes the form of a person,
thoughts, ideas, feeling etc.,
embodies them in the deepest possible way
So that, it is not possible for you
to separate the art from the artist
the emotions from the narration.

An artist is the closest and truest analogy of water
which doesn’t have its own shape, odor or taste
but seemingly takes the form of the container it is contained in.

An artist is like a roller coaster
who gives you a breathtaking ride of emotions
Jolting and scaring you to bits
giving you goosebumps
while giving you the ride of your life.

An artist…

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24 thoughts on “Who is an artist?

    1. Thanks for appreciating this piece.I personal fav of mine.One of the first few pieces to get published.I know being artists we all can relate to it in bits and pieces.Thanks so much Megha for reading.

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  1. …and you, dear poet, are an artist whose work keeps us on that roller coaster, giving us glimpses of the containers you place yourself in. Beautiful, as always.

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      1. You are welcome, my friend. I am glad to be able to read and leave a few words on your posts. The pleasure is all mine, I assure you.

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