Painting: Artist-Author of The Bite, The Byte poem. Oil on paper original painting titled, Dancing Souls. This painting was used to create the illustration that accompanies The poem by C.E.K. Nelson. See poem The Bite, The Byte. The artwork illustrates the evolution of pregnancy and the joy it brings causing elation, exhibited through movement. The colors represent the full spectrum of emotion that is felt during the stages of carrying and supporting life. Dancing souls, plural, mother and child dance together as one which they truly are. What a beautiful life!