Portrait of Mike, and Thoughts

Sketching helps me. I’ve used sketching and photography to try understanding my brother Michael. He is autistic, low functioning and nonverbal. I used photography to capture moments that may have escaped my notice and to better notice details about him. Sketching brings me a little deeper. It is a more direct connection. For example, the […]

I Love My Brother (from ‘My Brother Michael’)

I thank all of you who have been reading my book for the past couple of months. This is the last of it. I hope you have taken something away from this presentation. best to all, Brother Jack

THE Photo from Mike’s 40th Birthday (from ‘My Brother Michael’)

This was the photo that started my long term project about brother Michael. I noticed that his left eye was looking directly at me. Since I craved attention from Mike, this was very special.