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Ball point pen on the morning newsprint

New Jersey State Trooper and Army Reservist Dwayne Kelley died Tuesday in a bombing at a local government office in Baghdad. Dwayne grew up in Willingboro, is the father of two, spoke fluent Arabic and lived in South Orange for the past fifteen years. The tragic loss marks the 101st Jerseyan to have sacrificed their lives in Iraq. Dwayne was 48.

Today I did a second sketch in a newsprint pad free of any text.

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Ball point pen on clear newsprint paper

1 Comments
  1. June 26, 2008 -

    Both of these are wonderful portraits. As someone who spent the first half of her life in Joisey, I am always interested in what's going on "back home." Sad to hear this news, though.