ALCHEMY OF SOUL
Graphite and imitation gold leaf on paper
11" x 14"
© Patricia Ariel
"But life is never a material, a substance to be molded. If you want to know, life is the principle of self-renewal, it is constantly renewing and remaking and changing and transfiguring itself, it is infinitely beyond your or my obtuse theories about it.” ― Boris Pasternak