Maria Popova On Art From Heartache

0EE93ED3-3B51-4DB9-A31C-031095545879Maria Popova (July 28, 1984 -)

To make art out of heartache is, of course, the most beautiful thing one could do with one’s sorrow, as well as the most generous — no artist knows how the transfiguration of their pain into beauty will salve another heart, give another sorrower the language of their own truth, the vessel for navigating their own experience.