in greyscale

It's Monday night, and Hurricane Sandy has hit the east coast. I am safe here in NYC, but it's as bad as they predicted...

A while ago I pondered doing some graphite drawings on paper, which is a medium I initially started out with before discovering the beauty of working on wood. So I have started a drawing recently, and I think I might do a small series of these simple drawings. 

Here are some pics of the progress: