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Are you with Picasso?


Picasso, Lascaux, cave art, Guernica, art, humanities, creativity, novels, philosophy, The Trilogy of Remembrance, The Wondrous Apothecary,

  When the great artist, Picasso, creator of Guernica, first visited the caves at Lascaux in France to see the paintings of our ancestors, he said, “We have learned nothing in thirty thousand years.”  What did he mean? Of course, he was astounded by the brilliant artistry, but he was also struck by humankind’s lack […]

THE WONDROUS APOTHECARY


Suspense, mystery, art, collaboration, apothecary, alchemist, allegory, symbolism, authoritarianism, creativity, dictatorship, free speech, friendship, holograph, holographic art, love, medical experiments, passion, philosophic, spiritual, trust, vision, painting, conceptual art

Something new! A Tale of art, passion and liberation.  I have a beginning, middle and end of this my seventh novel, but much editing lies ahead. A publication date isn’t set yet. What I really like about posting a chapter on my blog is that I get to dress it up with images. Please keep […]

ART ~ the Remedy for Year End Blues


Happy New Year, 2016, holiday, War, Peace, Art, celebrate, spirit, overcoming fear, writers, painters, Hopper, Vermeer, J M W Turner, novels.

For me, war is the lowest and darkest expression of humankind. But ART is our highest and very finest expression of the human spirit. A lot of people say 2015 has been a tough year. Everybody’s fearful of something. At the end of each year, we review all the worst times that we and our […]

Two Trilogies: A Celebration, A Tour and Contest


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I am celebrating the completion of two trilogies!   If you love to read, then the novels in THE OSGOODE TRILOGY and THE TRILOGY OF REMEMBRANCE just might be for you. In 2005, I stood in a book store with a copy of my first novel, Conduct in Question, in hand. The audience was small [maybe fifteen]. […]

The Trilogy of Remembrance is Complete


The Drawing Lesson, novels, suspenseMary E Martin on Smashwords,

NIGHT CROSSING, the third in the trilogy is now available. To celebrate this completion, The Drawing Lesson, the very first in the trilogy, is a Wattpad Featured Novel. What does this mean for you? You can read all of The Drawing Lesson  RIGHT HERE  for free where you’ll be introduced to the world of Alexander Wainwright, […]