A balanced life isn’t about doing a little bit of everything, perfectly. It’s about doing a little, and enjoying letting some of it play out imperfectly.
(artist retains all rights to print reproductions of this painting)
ORIGINAL COPY POSTED ON INSTAGRAM DURING THE CHALLENGE
This frame was originally set aside as a ‘dud’ because one corner had come out a tad obtuse and therefore not perfectly square anymore.
But having decided to continue my mindful and zen watery style triptychs, my hands found the skew little frame and made a diamond of it instead.
A balanced life isn’t about doing everything in moderation, perfectly.
It’s about softening into the beauty of imperfection.
So here’s some wabi-sabi for your Sunday:
“This Japanese term means “a way of living that focuses on finding beauty within the imperfections of life and accepting peacefully the natural cycle of growth and decay.”