Fire Ankh

© Joan Ann Lansberry, January 2013

An intuitive drawing, perhaps it was influenced by the Pre-dynastic lady making the 'Hathor horns' with her arms that is at the Brooklyn museum:

And which also has been expressed in a small bronze statue by JBL statues

Hieroglyph for 'rejoice'

Note also this hieroglyph, for 'hai'. "The positive and joyful side of the Egyptian personality is perhaps seen in the fact that the Egyptian language contained over ninety words for happiness, rejoicing, and exultation."(_Reading Egyptian Art_, Richard Wilkinson, page 27)