A Voice Told Her to Take Up Painting, and She Heeded the Call

Struggling with anxiety and insomnia during a turbulent time in her life—she was going through a difficult divorce while her father was terminally ill—Phnesha Marchette was given, for the sake of her health and well-being, a stern set of orders by her physican: She was to take a leave of absbence from her stressful job as a labor and employment attorney.