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Deja Vu: “There was a time when meadow, grove, and stream, The Earth, and every common sight, To me did seem Appareled in celestial light, The glory and the freshness of a dream.” William Wordsworth, Intimations of Immortality. I think he’s misguided. Original artwork in acrylics and graphite.Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Manic: The bewildering effect of chaotic joy and misery. Original artwork in oils, acrylics, and graphite on canvas. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Pirate: The degree of a society’s moral integrity is measured by how well we respond to differences. People who are less able or who have been failed by Capitalism and find themselves out or work are not scroungers. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Gorm: Gorm is what we have become – a forlorn unit of biology – even amongst the glitz and glitter of 21st Century chutzpah, no matter how much we embellish ourselves, as a species we are in danger of becoming hollow and bleached of humanity. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Gorm: Tranquility . . .Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Monkey and Penguin: One of a series of drawings to illustrate a book of my poems called Slug, concerning animals and girls in very short skirts. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Anatomy of a scream: From my poem of the same title: “Our metered hearts conspire with inborn spite to break us”. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
A girl’s night out: In infinite ways, the principle that there can be no pleasure without pain, plays out. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
A girl’s night out: 3am: Whatever! Raised on the breast and constantly seeking its succour ever after. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Burka: Sexual modesty reinforces Western notions of sexuality in many walks of life but especially in social environments dominated by men. Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
An American dream: The American Dream is the ideal by which equality of opportunity is available to any American, allowing the highest aspirations and goals to be achieved. It’s working really well, eh! Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE
Pie! Jesu: “Merciful Jesus, Grant them rest (everlasting)” and a gurt lush pie! Original artwork: SOLD. Prints: AVAILABLE


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