[227] In her hair she had a small bird…

Completion Date: 17 September 2019
Medium: Paint on card
Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches

In her hair she had a small bird that was said to speak nineteen languages. It flew to Persia every August and returned only when the winter rains were upon us.

This piece is part of GHOSTS & BINOCULARS, a new series of magical realism vignettes.

The series combines nostalgia, opportunities lost and how the supernatural realm blends with the natural, familiar world.