At the moment I am grappling with the concept that my unusual life experiences are a mixed blessing and curse. They have given me a unique outlook on life, resilience, and many other qualities. They feed my creativity, but also make life more difficult in some ways. Being different is great. But sometimes I just long to be normal, to fit in. And that’s what this piece is really about.
Art Journal Sketch Series. Copyright Katy Matilda Neo, 26 April 2017.