Sometimes in Tragedy, we find our Lives Purpose.
~ Robert Brault
As Australia and many parts of the world still battle the relentless wildfires, this piece of art brought back so many memories.
In November 2019, exactly one year after the most devastating campfire in California’s history, Jessie Mercer, the 34-year-old art therapist and trauma counselor, unveiled her art sculpture of the 800-pound mythological bird, the Phoneix. Rising from the ashes of thousands of homes, schools, churches, cars, businesses, lost hopes and tears, this “Phoneix sculpture” holds more than 18,000 keys of devastated lives. ❤
But Shhhhhh… It’s Wordless Wednesday, so I’ll let you do the rest.