Sophia is finally getting in touch with her primal self. In fact, she is discovering that her most primal self is her truest self. She’s beginning to receive nourishment from that which she was taught to deny her entire life. The confidence and courage that arises from this, wrapped in her apparent vulnerability, is appealing to her. She won’t be taken again.
Graphite pencil and pen and ink on Arches cotton rag paper, measuring 8″x10″ (20cm x 25cm).