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painting titled prophetic vision of all

Used as the cover for my book, 'Being Icarus', the title exemplifies being 'high' yet also being aware that falling into the abyss of depression is imminent.

The picture is painted in strong fiery contrasts that reflect the emotions depicted. It also illustrates the legend of Icarus who fell while trying to fly to the heavens. He flew too close to the Sun, his wings melted and he fell into the ocean and drowned. Here, though, Icarus is decidedly female...