|Almost an entire night later and 1 1/2 hours of sleep later, I have a finished painting.|
Sometimes, I Wish... Furiously texting and IMing at a rampant pace. That's what I did that evening - because I had to know. I had to know where I stood. The minutes crept on at an agonizingly slow rate as I kept messaging my good friend - the only stability I possibly possessed at the time. It wasn't anyone's fault but my own that I was isolated. My body, my mind, my emotions, my very core - locked away by my own choice... Hidden beneath a crumbling exterior.Sometimes, I Wish... by xXNike-KovadrinXx
After hours of waiting, I finally knew; I was not the one. In a sense, I felt it coming - that bitter cold truth. But I wasn't prepared to be ordinary.
The compliments seemed to vanish. Rejection being the final blow to my protective shell, which had already been corroded by academic pressures and societal expectations. At best, I was a dying insect, my chitin armor being pierced by a starving scavenger, my vital innards - vulnerable and exposed. Still, unlike the insect, the
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Hi, everyone! I'm Linnea, also known as Nike. I'm a student artist at my local high school who is currently aspiring to be some sort of medical professional (I haven't quite made up my mind as to what field... But I'm working on that.). Despite my tendencies to be a math and science type of gal, I have a love a various forms of art and use creative expression as an outlet.|
Personally, my favorite medium to work with is pencil, mainly for its on-the-go versatility; although, I like charcoal as well, especially for capturing the darkest darks. For colored works, I tend to favor acrylic paints, mainly for their cost effectiveness, but if I have the chance to work with oils, I'll take it in a heartbeat. I'm working on building my digital art skills, which I also like to use for color, but do to my ever time consuming studies, I haven't been able to give it much practice.
Other notes about me. I'm a junior in high school who's taking too many AP courses for her own good. I'm a field hockey player, and love the sport as well as CrossFit. I'm a Star Wars fan, music junkie, and I'd happily answer your comments, questions, notes, etc.
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