A call for artists’ submissions to illustrate a poem entitled “Exhale” caused me to sit with paper, pencil, water and color.
Especially the part about
…after waiting so long. Maggie Swofford
I was moved by the image of a jubilant one fleeing.
My illustration was selected by Fathom Magazine. Click here to read the poem and view the other images
It’s not wasted on me that the poet and I connected and that our creativity and maybe similar experiences have been ours.
Continue and believe.