MUSIBATTY April 17, 2019 Velázquez Series, Paintings Aesopus MUSIBATTY April 17, 2019 Velázquez Series, Paintings To be strong does not mean to sprout muscles and flex. It means meeting one’s own numinosity without fleeing, actively living with the wild nature in one’s own way. It means to be able to learn, to be able to stand what we know. It means to stand and live. — Clarissa Pinkola Estés Aesopus.13.97” by 10.23” (35.5 cm by 26 cm). Acrylic on paper, 2019.