" Painting is free, but unhinged. Purpose is a matter of choice: Mine is in collaboration with the Road: the path, the map, the stars…Navigation, both personal and collective. Truth may be a good guide, but remains obscured and nearly indecipherable. I’m offering a string of signs in interpretation of what I believe to be useful symbols gleaned from the field of reality. Truth perhaps. The vocabulary, if familiar, remains cryptic. It can never be spelled out for certain. "