'That skull had a tongue in it, and could sing once' (Hamlet, Act V, scene 1 )


AnimationSKEL2small2.gif (78087 bytes) he was  a video

then DVD

see him on TV

via your PC


this clown

you can own his bones

when you feel down

clone his bones



Echo Echo

that shadow

Ecce Homo

Echo Echo


                                                       clone his bones


                                                       he's a skeleton man


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the magic bone

the magic bone (a children's story) - 476 Kb pdf

Memento Mori (photo)

A - Z




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click pic?

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(Holbein: Dance of Death)

Illustration by Desdemona McCannon

For cover of  Death's Jest Book.

Webster was much possessed by death
And saw the skull beneath the skin;
And breastless creatures under ground
Leaned backward with a lipless grin.

Daffodil bulbs instead of balls
Stared from the sockets of the eyes!




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(Edward Burra: Dancing Skeletons)

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Don'tcha know:

  "The foot bone connected to the leg bone,
  The leg bone connected to the knee bone,
  The knee bone connected to the thigh bone,
  The thigh bone connected to the back bone,
  The back bone connected to the neck bone..."







'can these bones live' (Ezekiel 37, 3)