Tag Archives: cockayne syndrome

The Dead Dove

When people see this image they respond in different ways. Some have said it’s a photograph full of sadness, that it’s hard to look at.  Some say it’s foreboding, an ill omen of days to come.  Other are more pragmatic: … Continue reading


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“3 Seconds”

Knox was here with us for over 3 years, but sometimes it feels more like 3 seconds.  The time was so short.         Acrylic on Canvas, 24″ X 12″.


Filed under Baby Knox, Painting

Healing Wind

The inspiration for this painting came from the lines from Richard Aldington’s poem: “O Death, Thou art an healing wind That blowest over white flowers…”   Once again, my friend found a large canvas in a dumpster. This is how … Continue reading


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“Girl with Opera Glasses”, after Degas

I started this painting 4 months ago.  It’s called “Girl with Opera Glasses” by Edgar Degas. I sketched it onto a canvas that a friend of mine found in a dumpster.  The things people throw out! It already had a … Continue reading


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One Month Without Knox

There were  5 diapers left in his diaper basket. There were 28 medicine syringes left in the kitchen drawer. I have received 122 sympathy cards. And all the flowers have wilted. In the morning, I wake up and set things … Continue reading


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