Once I was beset by anxiety but I pushed the fear away by studying the sky, determining when the moon would come out and where the sun would appear in the morning.
Louise Bourgeois died yesterday in Manhattan, she was 98 years old. Read the New York Times' obituary here. If you ever have the opportunity to see the documentary Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and The Tangerine then do. I once read an article that described her as a maverick, and now I tend to think of her whenever I hear that term.