my art blog: estoysola.tumblr.com
CONSTANTLY WORRIED I AM NOT MAKING ENOUGH THINGS TO VALIDATE MY EXISTENCE
Just so we’re clear, I’m fatter in person
When people tell u that your art is meaningless and that being an artist is not as important as being a doctor and they say “art doesn’t save lives” and u say “but art saved my life” and then they ask u “how many other lives have u saved with your stupid drawings” and u say “it doesn’t matter, I saved my own life and that is enough”
- Friend: So how do you think you've changed since high school?
- Me: Well I became aware of oppressive power structures and how we are complicit in them and now seek to dismantle them.
- Friend: ...
- Me: I also think I got hotter.