"You’ve got to climb to the top of Mount Everest to reach the Valley of the Dolls"

– Jacqueline Susann “Valley of the Dolls”

You’ve got to climb to the top of Mount Everest to reach the Valley of the Dolls. It’s a brutal climb to reach that peak, which so few have seen. You never knew what was really up there, but the last thing you expected to find was the Valley of the Dolls.

Yet, unwittingly, she took her first step the day she looked around and said to herself, “This is not enough— I want something more.”

Digitally painted, composed and edged.
2021, Long Beach, CA