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Basquiat and Charlie Parker


Video, Basquiat, Charlie Parker, Rinaldo, Alexander Wainwright, creativity, inspiration, art, literature

          It is my pleasure to introduce myself to you. I am Rinaldo, the conceptual artist, who appears in The Trilogy of Remembrance in the role of “thorn in the side” [I use the polite term] of Alexander Wainwright. An immense gulf  lies between the two of us on the question […]

In Search of Dostoevsky


Dostoevsky, Raskolnikov, art, creativity

                Mist rose up from cobblestones slick with rain. An acrid smell of smoke hung heavily in the air. I strained to hear a distant sound. Listen! Did you hear that–the hammering of horses’ hooves on  stones? Perhaps…but was it only in a dream? I shook my head as if to dispel…I […]

Chagall in Cyberspace


Marc Chagall, Carl Jung, art. painting, Cyberspace, time travel, adventure, free stories, The Trilogy of Remembrance, Alexander Wainwright, painting, award winning novels, mystery, suspense.

The voice inside my head was neither harsh nor gentle. It was neither male nor female It said, “You have arrived. It is the year 1911.” For me, living in the twenty first century, this was indeed remarkable. “But where am I?” I called out. Now the voice was male and guttural with a heavy […]

The Muse Writes a Love Letter


Novels, suspense, mystery, art, drawing, Alexander Wainwright, The Trilogy of Remembrance, The Drawing Lesson, visionary, Orient Express, Venice, London

Daphne Bersault is Alexander Wainwright’s muse and lover in the novel, The Drawing Lesson and Night Crossing, in The Trilogy of Remembrance. After meeting Alex by chance on the Orient Express to Venice and spending time with him in that city, she returned home to New York. For only one night, they had become lovers. Unable […]

Every Trilogy Needs A Prequel


ALT: award winning novels, Vermeer, art, London, National Gallery, Girl with the Pearl Earring, Girl with the Red Hat, Lace Maker, creativity, visions

Wonderful to tell a story! But did you ever ask what happened before that story began?And so to answer that question–the birth of the Prequel. Surely a trilogy deserves a prequel or two. Here are four prequels to The Trilogy of Remembrance. Alexander Wainwright is Britain’s finest landscape painter and the star of this trilogy. But […]