The bright iridescent palette of early evening
A spectrum of colours combining greys,
flaming orange and tones of yellow and red.
Living in a house turned gallery
I find more meaning in abstracts
than I ever could in a museum full of portraits.
This painting resonates with my mood
taking on any meaning I need it to
I see a reflection of myself in it
A young woman
Sometimes unsettled in the chaos
And other times basking in the ballet of order
in a swirl of calm and fury.
Unlike the painting, however,
I am still working on me
Illustration is an original painting by Milind Nayak