John Sokol's "Word Portraits": Portraits of Authors In Their Own Words

04/18/2011 02:38 pm ET | Updated Jun 18, 2011

People say that the lines in your face are representative of the life you’ve led – as in, love your laugh lines because clearly you’ve had a good run of it – and maybe we’re starting to believe that’s true. This week, HTMLGiant pointed us towards our newest obsession – artist and author John Sokol’s “Word Portraits,” drawings of literary greats in which the lines of their faces are crafted from the very words of their own works.