|synonyms:||accumulation, collecting, gathering, amassing, cumulation, accrual, growth, formation, enlargement, increase, gain, augmentation, rise, mushrooming, snowballing;|
Then, quite unexpectedly, the rope took on a life of its own and began whispering to me.
It began to grow.
First there was the introduction of varying shades and color.
Then, as the fingers worked, talking, as they have a habit of doing, directly to the brain, memories rose.
Voices called for me to bear witness to what lay, deep within.
Words on paper that need no explanation! The words sewn on the ball. Words that will disappear into the growing mass.
The process of accretion has been activated!
there is a time in our lives, usually in midlife, when a woman has to make a decision – possibly the most the important psychic decision of her future life – about whether to be bitter or not”
Without a hint of bitterness I am acknowledging the role of accretion in my life. Some of those layers of matter that fill the crevices within may be represented here..
And so the ball forms a mass, hiding within it the things that lie hidden within me, yet yearn to be acknowledged.