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  • Original Art / Oil canvas  
  • 36" x 48"
  • No Frame



Fear extends the octopus to set about a cloud of ink to escape. Sometimes an octopus can release rope like streams that resemble stinging tentacles of jellyfish. A decade had easily wrapped around me in a blur. I was intoxicated with the bottom of the glass, the ever-reaching last faint grasp for hope. I sought but never found it. Instead I found myself drowning in a sea I had drank and arms that wrapped around me belonged to death.

Vice Versed

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