Thought Fox 2

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THE THOUGHT-FOX

This is my third mobile inspired by Ted Hughes’s poem. In the poem the fox is also a thought, an idea, an almost-poem. I wanted to make a mobile in which sometimes you could see a fox and sometimes it would seem hardly to be there.

I imagine this midnight moment’s forest:
Something else is alive
Beside the clock’s loneliness
And this blank page where my fingers move.

Through the window I see no star:
Something more near
Though deeper within darkness
Is entering the loneliness:

You can read the whole poem here