Yellow Ochre

Tantalizing. It needs nobody. But compliments all.

Alizarin Crimson

Luscious. Easily Overused. It’s beauty forgotten.

Lemon Yellow.

Confusing. Like Pee. Like the sun.

Naples Yellow

Boring. But so necessary.

Viridian Green

Exotic. Changes everything. Has a mind of its own.

Cadmium Yellow

Always reliable. Don’t get too close. It won’t leave.

Burnt Sienna

Kind and strong. Can’t live without. But easily cheated on.

Indian Red.

Potent. A little is enough. Easily smothers.

Titanium White

Stable. My constant companion. Has my bank account.

Lamp Black

Mysterious. Warned against. Nobody understands it.