This is my first post. It’s a little late… waiting for paint to dry! I was inspired by my 3-year old’s “pretend crabs” chasing her away from her “pretend beach party” today. I am no hermit crab expert, mind you but I understand that as they age, they instinctively know when it is time to trade in their current accommodations for the bigger, better deal. I am currently intrigued by the idea that as people age, they also turn in their “encasements” — sets of ideas, patterns of behavior, stale relationships, etc. and are fully transformed into… brand new CRABS!
This was originally posted here, for Illustration Friday but I’ve long since lost the password to this blog soooo….
© Ria Sharon