Forgive Me

Forgive Me, is a pivotal work in the final chapter of the Millennial Mom story. THE TRUTH WILL SET YOU FREE Want freedom from suffering?  A good place to start is to face your painful truth.  In trying to make sense of challenging outcomes, rather than blaming those things we cannot control – other people, society, fate/the universe/God/whatever-you-believe-in –  instead, look within. After many years of struggle, I’ve found freedom in honestly and humbly looking at my part, in how things go down.  How have I contributed to what is troubling me?  Where have I selfishly wanted life to go…

Canvases and sketches lined up on a mantel.

I’d like to introduce you…

Hi! I’m so pleased to have you visit my blog! This is my first post, so I will tell you a bit about what I’m doing here. About 18 months ago, I started an art project about midlife disillusionment, from a mother/wife’s perspective. Told in a series of four “chapters” of paintings, the story is of a character named Millennial Mom. She believed in a happiness myth, that if she devoted her energy to creating a wonderful family life, if she could get it all under control and together, then she would feel loved, and good enough, and happy. But…