My grandsons get excited about every new thing: They both had a hard time waiting for Christmas, and the youngest jumped up and down for several days before a 4th birthday party. On the other hand, the world often seems so chaotic to me that I would like everything to just stop and remain the same.
Of course, that isn’t possible. Perhaps my longing for permanency is part of growing older. Do I really want that younger self? Sometimes I do. But she could certainly be impetuous and foolish.
Seeking Permanence I
14.5” x 10.5”
acrylic and collage on canvas paper, $100