Art Without Anesthetic

My personal aesthetic means never anesthetizing nor censoring the pictures I draw. Following is four pen and ink drawings completed within a week of one another that show you what I mean. The first I drew while caring for my dying father; the second after reading a report in the NYTs, the third after sitting through an interminable Lutheran church service that I finished nine hours after hearing the benediction. The fourth and last, inspiration, and meaning unknown.

A week of pain and panic but devoid of anesthesia or, God forbid, self-censorship.

Ink on paper illustrations by Hilleboe, aka #Iconoclast00

Three Days Before He Died
Drawn From an Account in the NYTs
Worshipping What?
Pointing Out the Way Out
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