The Bent Elbow, 2020, acrylic, pastel, and charcoal on paper, 9" x 19"
The Big Dipper slants across the sky before dawn.
In dewy cold the crane begins to wake from its dreams.
As it flies out of the old nest,
the pine tree up in the clouds falls over.
—Zen Master Hongzhi
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