mysterium tremendum et fascinans = the fear and the fascination
I saw this piece and ideas just flooded my mind. [link]
I really love this style. There will be more pictures like this in the future. The only problem I had was with the scanner--it wasn't picking up on the color in her forehead.
Last picture for 2009! Hope everyone had a great year.
Oh, and the poem in her hair is by Issa, a Japanese Haiku poet. It reads: "The foothills mountain creeps through a white cloud of cherry blossoms."