People | Losing My Religion

A Painting of Eve as a Brown Woman Brought Me Back to My Faith

When I looked at her, I simultaneously saw divinity, and myself. 

I was visiting the Museo de Malaga alone, while my companions spent the afternoon shopping in the southern Spanish town square. I wasn’t even there for the art—I was there for the historical exhibits, and wandered into the art wing largely out of boredom.

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