New Book Joy is…

 New Book Joy is… This book is a collection of 75 illustrations I created about Joy. I wanted to create a book that with humor and hope would add a smile to someone days. I am working on several other books that I hope will add life and hope in hard time across the world.…

Crystal Pool… No Blacks Allowed!

  The summers in Columbus Ohio were hot. I spent most of my childhood trying to cool off from the Midwest heat. My favorite pastime was riding my bike. It was my Cadillac to new adventures. When the school years ended, I would say good-bye to all my friends white and black. I would see…

When Jazz Married Art

One of my favorite Jazz pianist is  Thelonious monk. When I was younger I recall siting at the piano  for hours trying to duplicate his melodic- jazzy bebop gospel style.  He is one of the many musicians that inspire my art.  His call and response bebop style of music speak to the soul volumes of…