This one dates from September 2012, when my husband and I were going through a huge crisis related to his getting laid off from a government (NASA) job we thought was secure. I wanted to express what the crisis felt like.
Here's the text from the original posting: "Cut-paper collage. Dark blue globe with dangling man (and woman higher inside) is from the Hell panel of Hieronymus Bosch's 'Garden of Earthly Delights' (c. 1500). Pond is clip art. Other images from junk mail.
My husband and I are going through a particularly Kafkaesque process these days, one involving a huge bureaucracy. What's at stake? Our whole future.
But you know what? This collage feels to me like a summation, as if I can turn a corner and be more hopeful. The moon is waxing.... "