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THE DRAWING LESSON, Chapter 1


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The Drawing Lesson, the first in The Trilogy of Remembrance. Lines are drawn and the battle begins at The Tate Modern. Enjoy a chapter and get your copy of the novel here. #novels about artists #literary suspense.  LONDON  Chapter 1 The Drawing Lesson. At the Tate Modern Gallery, women swirling about in their elegant cocktail […]

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 […]

THIS THING CALLED ART!


Novels, art, painting, Marcel Duchamp, J.M.W. Turner, John Constable, landscape art, conceptual art. The Trilogy of Remembrance.

At the Gallery with Alexander Wainwright and Mary E. Martin, your author and guide. We’re in an art gallery with my friend, Alexander Wainwright, Britain’s finest landscape painter. He’s a man open to many points of view and certainly is eager for your opinion. He does not like to be reminded that he is a […]

Radiant and Sublime Art.


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Have you seen the movie Mr. Turner about the famous British landscape artist, J.M.W. Turner? Remember how he used light so powerfully as a spiritual force that it created waves of action in his paintings. If you missed the post Light and Spirit in Art  click here. You can also catch the movie trailer there as well. One […]

Creativity and the Internet Guru


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Are you like me? Lost at sea on the internet? Since I’m always looking for advice, I make an appointment with my internet GURU high up in the mountains—of course. After an arduous two day climb, I arrive—panting—at his door. We writers are notoriously rather out of shape. We prefer the comfort of a keyboard […]