Facing phases > A World Within

conceptual expressionism,composite paintings,sheila kalkbrenner,arachnoiditis, pain management, composite landscape painting
Honesty & Hope
(a.k.a. No Pain, No Gain)

acrylic on canvas
36"x36"
2012

Mortal Fear reclines on the edge of infinite opportunity.
Hope explores fragile rewards.
Grace allows the consequences.
Obstacles fall away.
Honesty embraces the pains of change.
Life begins again.

This copyright protected painting participated in Art Takes Times Square 2012 via Artists Wanted
It is licensed for Gallery use at Pain Exhibit.org
Featured in American News Report National Pain Report.September 2013
It is also featured as the Cover (with Essay p. 194) in Volume 28, Number 3, 2014 of The Journal of Pain & Palliative Care
This last piece in the Facing Phases Series (2009-2012) is dedicated to fellow adhesive arachnoiditis patients and the support networks that keep them going.

Learn more about arachnoiditis at:
The Burton Report

Life with Arachnoiditis on Facebook

The Adhesive Arachnoiditis Syndrome


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