Whether oil, acrylic, watercolour or mixed media, the paintings in this beautiful, coffee-table book are sure to inspire. Her paintings could be described as figurative expressionism, abstract expressionism, or in some cases, simply expressionism. She interprets and shares scenes from her travels, soft floral arrangements, bold and imaginative abstracts, sensitive portraits, dreamy gatherings of friends, fields of flowers, icy snow-scapes, peaceful sunsets over a lake, or rocky streams. A passionate artist at life, Evelyn reflects this passion and sensitivity in her art. Soothing, energetic, thoughtful or just plain fun, it is sure to inspire.
A compelling story that takes you inside the mind of an addict - Thirty Three Years to Conception describes a life and death struggle with inner demons, and the harsh reality of life on the streets of Toronto. Daniel Pollock's story shines a light on society's potential for kindness and cruelty, as manifested through the treatment of the disadvantaged. This is a book for parents, youth, educators, mental health workers, legislators, lawyers, police and anyone else who deals with addictions.
A compelling story that takes you inside the mind of an addict.
Thirty Three Years to Conception is a true story by Daniel S. Pollock as told by his mother, Evelyn N. Pollock.
- a touching and informative story about a young man who becomes a drug addict, ends up living on the streets and is saved by his loving family.