Anne Truitt on the parallels between being an artist and being a parent

"I am more impressed by what my children have taught me than by what I may have taught them. The physical purpose of reproduction is, obviously, the continuation and renewal of genetic continuity, human survival. Its psychological purpose seems to me to be a particularly poignant kind of mutual learning and, matters being equal, ineffable comfort."

Mom's Old Globe Which Is Now Caroline's

The Morning After Painting