It is possible to live a life without appreciation. If one doesn’t have a story, they probably don’t appreciate moments of their lives as they should or they appreciate them in their own way without sharing them with others…
It was a difficult patient after spinal injury. He was wheelchair-bound. He didn’t want to speak and didn’t tell his story. However, when I arrived to his home, I was stunned by what I saw and I was deeply touched by what he told me. There was a very dusty old car parked on his driveway. It was covered with golden yellow leaves and you could see that no one has driven it for ages…
“ I cannot sell it. It keeps me going.” — he said.
Enjoy it while it lasts. ~ Shiv.
* The artwork — “Angel”, 2008 by Margarita Sayed
* Acrylic on cardboard, mixed media
* Size: 17 x 17 cm