Can't See the Forest for the Trees
In "Can’t See the Forest..." a face emerges from a sea of tree branches in blue, orange, and black. In a nod to the cliche about not being able to see the forest for the trees, this piece is a reminder to maintain focus on one’s life goals even as social media, current events, and the dramas of daily living bombard us with distractions.
Mindful intention is needed to direct our energy toward achieving our big ‘forest’ dreams instead of getting lost in the little ‘trees’ details. As Viktor E. Frankl, author of Man's Search for Meaning, wrote, "The greatest task for any person is to find meaning in his or her own life.”