Give It Away

Artists take their heart and give it away.

Pouring out their soul, they give it away.

Nobody buys it, they give it away.

They can’t help themselves.

The expression of humanity, essential to their being.

The drive to beautify and unite the world, they give it away.

Free to the public, but there is always a price.

Just ask the artist.

Author: Rachel McKee

I love reading about everything. I'm not a book snob. Lately I have been "reading" a lot of picture books to my toddler and baby. In my past life before motherhood, I was a professional technical editor and writer.

7 thoughts on “Give It Away”

  1. Odd… I don’t know why this never appeared in my Reader (all your other posts do and I only read what’s in my Reader…)
    Anyhow, this is SO true. An artist’s reward is pride. Unfortunately pride doesn’t pay the mortgage! I’m not sure if there’s a solution for this artistic largess, do you? 🙂

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