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The Naming: Pregnancy/Childbirth #23

The Naming: Pregnancy/Childbirth #23

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Nicole Rose Gelormino

Pregnancy/Childbirth #23

2018

oil on canvas panel

6 x 4”

This is the moment of birth from my perspective: my tired beige limbs against a rich warm sienna. Once her head was out, she swam and danced from my own body effortlessly. She wailed and glistened in purple and pink, like a fish evolving for the outer landscape of my body. Her eyes opened wide, taking in her surroundings while I saw only her.