What it is not, and what it is

Painting is not how I make sense of the world.

There is not much sense to be made of it, as it turns out.

Painting is how I hold the world for a moment,

For long enough to notice,

And see it slip away.

Degrees of uncertainty                                   acrylic on paper, 51 x 60cm, Lynne Cameron 2016.

Degrees of uncertainty                                   acrylic on paper, 51 x 60cm, Lynne Cameron 2016.