When someone in passing says "Hi, how are you?" it's not that they actually want to know, it's that we've grown accustomed to use the phrase as a greeting rather then an opener for meaningful conversation. However, on the occasion that someone earnestly asks you that question, how are you accustomed to answer?
This painting is about the shame or incapacity many feel when it comes to talking about their mental health issues. It's time to talk!