“Abrete Corazón”, 81/2" x 12", Colored Pencil on Paper, © 2018, Chas Wyatt

I have come to the realization that my most recent tribulations that I have been going through, and no doubt, that will continue to unravel in the next few months (without going into personal details), are all meant to pry open my heart and show compassion and empathy towards others. (I have had this realization before, at other times in my life, but, sometimes we forget).