Tuesday, May 19, 2009

All my Life....

All my life I had been looking for something, and everywhere I turned someone tried to tell me what it was. I accepted their answers too, though they were often in contradiction and even self-contradictory. I was naïve. I was looking for myself and asking everyone except myself questions which I, and only I, could answer. It took me a long time and much painful boomeranging of my expectations to achieve a realization everyone else appears to have been born with: that I am nobody but myself. ~Ralph Ellison, "Battle Royal

9 comments:

winna said...

I like the attitude in this portrait expressed in the pose

winna said...

I really like the attitude in this portrait expressed in the pose

kazumiwannabe said...

Awesome portrait, it looks fabulous!

nanke's stuff said...

I love this watercolor and the quote is so fitting to the painting! nancy

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks Winna...I thought of sketching a face without eyes...that hiding her eyes..but happy that her expressions have come out very well.

Aarti Harish said...

Thanks Kazumi..!!

Aarti Harish said...

Hi Nanke...thanks for visiting and posting your comments...!!

Alex said...

Nice post! I'd say she looks a little like Jessica Alba? :)

Aarti Harish said...

Not very sure if she looks like Jessica Alba..anyways thanks for the wishes.

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