Sweet little Bubble Boy, trapped in a Plexiglas world of his own. He watches from a safe distance and whiles way his time by recounting victories of time past and reliving them within his cocoon. 351 more words
Tags » Living Vicariously
Vicarious – adjective - felt or enjoyed through imagined participation in the experience of others: a vicarious thrill.
Have you ever wondered whether or not you were living vicariously through your child or maybe you were told your parents have been trying to live vicariously through you? 379 more words
I am forever in awe of Andrew Wyeth’s Christina’s World, the realist painting depicting a young girl suffering from muscular degeneration due to polio. There’s a cruelty in it, yes—calling it Christina’s World, showing the limited purview she is permitted by dragging her broken body across the field every day—but there is also great beauty in it, in the determination to sample a permutation of what you can not otherwise have. 312 more words