Ralph Waldo Emerson once wrote that "a child is a curly, dimpled lunatic." This selection of photographs from Donna Pinckley’s Southern Depictions does not completely contradict the sentiment, but it does help dignify the complexities of adolescence. Click here to see Pinckley’s project.
"The greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something, and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy, and religion, — all in one." — John Ruskin