A distraction (although it could buy more of the above)
Trust in the process, with a sprinkling of fear and awkwardness.
Sitting with discomfort.
Richard Dawkins, Jessica Stockholder, Martin Puryear, Susan Bricker, Charline von Heyl, Richard Diebenkorn, Vincent Fecteau, Ron Nagle, Ralph Humphrey, Eva Hesse, etc., etc,……..
To when ideas of abstraction were new.
So very necessary.
Cats, for sure. (dogs in small doses)