Friday, June 26, 2015
Out of the Lion's mouth
Yes, I drew this, but there are days when I can't tell if she's being swallowed or launching herself out of the lion's mouth.
Musical confluence--Wondering Where the Lions Are by brilliant Bruce Cockburn
In Balinese myth, a big moon faced ogre swallows the moon goddess each month until she's a sliver of light and hope, but he never succeeds entirely, because he only has a head. She always emerges, serene and beautiful, with a knowing little smile. It's something to aspire to--outwitting the ogres, knowing where the lions are-- don't you think?