You have until the end of the month to play along with our challenges at Another Freaking Scrappy Challenge. We’d love to see your work there!!! We have a prompt challenge, and a sketch challenge – play along with either or both challenges for two chances to win!!!
Loving the challenge over at SODAlicious this month, where they challenge their followers to art journal about superstition. Fabulous entries!
Superstition is an interest of mine, having been a student of religions. Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines it as:
Full Definition of SUPERSTITION
1a : a belief or practice resulting from ignorance, fear of the unknown, trust in magic or chance, or a false conception of causation
b : an irrational abject attitude of mind toward the supernatural, nature, or God resulting from superstition
Well, I have a similar viewpoint of superstition and the limitations of our minds. Humans are predisposed to irrational thoughts provoked by ignorance. I don’t consider myself as above superstitious thoughts, I’m as human as anyone else. I’ve held on to completely ridiculous fears and beliefs for far longer than needed. Here’s my entry with a synopsis of my viewpoint:
The night closes in and the dark reminds us of the insane cruelty of our over-active and limited human minds …