Forgive Me Father For I Know Not

Forgive Me Father For I Know Not

oil on canvas, 49″ x 37″  ||  sold  ||  purchase prints

This painting addresses the conflict that emerged during my teenage years between my intensifying sexual desires and the Catholic religion of my upbringing. I struggled constantly with the insatiable urge to express my sexuality and the pressure I felt from all around me to suppress it.

from the Personal Narrative series