|Respresentative of my pre-design career creations, Tree of Fire is a black posterboard cut |
on red posterboard, digitally enhanced, c. 2000. To see what will hopefully influence the
illustrations on this blog, check highschoolart tag on my Flickr photostream.
[Piggybacking off of yesterday's Recovery is Transformation post, I decided to publish this post that has been sitting patiently in the drafts folder for about a month waiting for me to illustrate it. Alas, the words in my head are demanding their rightful place on the page first. I've come to the resolution that I can illustrate a post at a later point. Pics in my head are awesome, though. I can't wait for you to see them as well as read them. Without further ado...]
A storyline that is developing + will continue to play out in these articles is the disconnect, discord + subsequent distress that is created when unrealistic expectations clash + collide hard with reality.
Understatement of the year: the internal devastation that results is difficult to traverse.