Hidden Healer

Hidden Healer by Karen Sim

Medium: Graphite on paper.

The Healer has the skills and the compassion to comfort and care for her fellow creatures, though, as a monstrous magical being, she is strange and frightening to them. The Healer must transcend her fearsome aspect in order to connect with others, gaining their trust and rewarding it with kindness and relief from their pain and suffering. Her skills come from a long existence spent watching and suffering, feeling the pain of the world through the suffering of those she was never kin to. With every little hurt she can ease, her own sense of purpose brightens…