Artwork by Sophia Smith
They tried to bury us but they didn't know we were seeds.
I had a dream that I was flying over the ocean.
"I THINK EVEN WHEN SHITTY THINGS HAPPEN I'M LUCKY. YOU LEARN MORE FROM SHITTY THINGS, AND I ONLY WANT GOOD THINGS TO HAPPEN BUT I NEVER WANT TO STOP LEARNING."
THIS PLACE LETS ME BE BLISSFULLY IGNORANT TO WHAT ACTUAL LIFE IS LIKE.
You can find more of Sophia on Instagram @sophiaesmith.
Sophia Smith is an aquarius, vegan, Parkdale native, sailor, friend, sister, daughter, food lover, dog petter, lemonade maker, always hungry, strong, optimistic, news watcher, traveler, sustainable and ethical volunteer coordinator, shopaholic, brave, confused, lover, fighter, worthy, learner, film photographer, emotional, feminist, responsible ally, believer, mountain obsessed, dancing queen, queer woman, unconventional artist statement writer and visual artist from Toronto, Ontario who is just trying to live her best life.