Coco Looks Good
*étude for a limited edition artist's book
|Coco Looks Good, linocut 24" x 18"|
*Thirteen, I was thirteen when I was six I tried to tell the judge, but he didn’t want to hear it. He didn’t understand ghetto arithmetic and I didn’t understand judicial equations – especially when he gave me four years when I was thirteen.
|Pulling the first proof on a real World Map, July 16, 2014|
The doc told me this day was going to come if I didn’t cut back. “How do you get $3500 a week anyway?” he asked. All I could say was “Coco looks good.”
*Excerpt from Coco Looks Good, a song without music
Images and text by Suzanne Coley for limited edition artist's books about life growing up in New York City's Queensbridge