When pregnant, most women experience lucid dreaming and vivid nightmares. There appears to be some common themes to these nightmares, giving birth to animals being just one. For this second trimester of The Egg, The Womb, The Head and The Moon, I have continued with my small water colour retablos paintings, but this time illustrating pregnancy nightmares as told by women on internet chat forums.
This first painting reads:
I dreamt my vagina was full of little mice. I could feel them all packed in tight but still wriggling around.