Originally uploaded by MaeFlower.
I didn't want to post anything melancholy for this week's topic; I figured there would be enough of that. I also didn't want to do something as obvious as feeling lonely. So, I turned to one of my favorite sources of inspiration: words. I found a great quote by Suzanne Gordon: "To be different is to be alone, to be alone is to be different." Here's poor Icky, so different than the other pigs on the farm, but not enough like the birds to be accepted. (I used ink and acrylics for this.)