The Bardo Pietas















Bardo Pieta - Sugar Sculpture - Lincoln in the Bardo - George Saunders















Willie Lincoln Where the Wild things are Bardo Pieta















The night wore his wolf suit and made mischief of one kind and another. Four score and seven minutes ago I entered this ghastly place.














The white House Bardo Pieta Where the Wild things are














Abraham  Lincoln crying














I remember him. Again. Who he was. I had forgotten somewhat already.















Abraham Lincoln weeping - Lincoln in the Bardo















Abraham Lincoln in the Bardo Death mask














His panicked eyes would steal up and catch mine as if to say is there really nothing Papa you can do?














Yet there was no joy in the evening for the mechanically smiling hostess and her husband.














Lincoln had engaged the esteemed caterer C. Heerdt of New York.














Lincoln had engaged the steemed caterer C. Heerdt of New York.














Hans Vollman Sheep-Dumpling















Let the wild rumpus start! He moved stiffly, all elbows and knees.














It was me done that, I thought.















It was not quite comme il faut.















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Bardo Pieta Abraham and Willie Lincoln















combing the grass















The gentleman sobbed















Lincoln in the Bardo - Jaws








Antietam, Md. Allan Pinkerton, President Lincoln, and Maj. Gen. John A. McClernand; another view














this increase of height would render him quite thin, literally pencil-thin in places, tall as the tallest of our pines.














08 Bardo Pieta - Fat Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders















Bardo Pieta















Lincoln in the Bardo - Poof














Poof Bardo Pieta














William Willie Wallace Lincoln - seance spooky














I could do that









03 Bardo Pieta - Ice Sculpture - Drawing inspired by Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders















06 Bardo Pieta - Marble Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders















Oh, thank you for the new coat rack!















05 Bardo Pieta - Pur Foam Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders















Bardo Pieta - Sand Sculpture - Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders














10 Bardo Pieta - Horse Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders














Ape Lincoln - 11 Bardo Pieta - Granite Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders














07 Bardo Pieta - Wood Sculpture - Drawing Joost Witte inspired by the novel Lincoln in the Bardo written by George Saunders














These excursions served to carry my roots ever deeper into the vicorous soil of truth.



















and it was still hot.