Song of the Caged Bird

Mixed media
30 x 24 in
February 2016

(Mortal Ascent 1 of 3: Hope).

In the beginning of this series, I asked why is it that we have so much difficulty to find happiness for ourselves? Our inhibitions, our fears, our own unique insecurities lead us to live anhedonic lives. Each one of us lives in a cage of our own making, an imagined prison made of goals and objectives that never were. We can only hope for a way out to paradise by better understanding ourselves and learning.