Often when I find myself painting more, it means that I am running less. I haven't run in a week and a half because of some pain that I have been experiencing. It could be related to my various previous hip issues, but it could also be completely new. Since for the first time in over eight years I'm not training for something specific, I took the time off. I am going to get better and not drag whatever this is on. (I learned that lesson the hard way...) Hopefully a little rest and a visit to my orthopedic will get me back on the trails soon.
Here's what I've been working on in the meantime. The painting's current state: