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The Lives of Van Gogh and Picasso Get the Graphic Novel Treatment

British publisher SelfMadeHero is putting a spin on the classic biography format. Often densely written, historic biographies can be a lot to digest, but the publisher’s new… 814 more words


Scrivere romanzi progettati e strutturati, cioè finzione con avventure, intrighi, misteri, omicidi, rimane un’attività cerebrale e calcolata, un lavoro: un artificio di posa di fondamenta, di articolazione dello scheletro, di consolidamento di snodi e collegamenti, di vestizione e riempimento, di decoro e orpello, di significazione allusiva e d’illustrazione. 92 more words


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“If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.” – Vincent Van Gogh

Happy (day after your) birthday Vince. Thanks for the beauty you have preserved for us. 24 more words


Van Gogh Emily Carr and Horses

What do Emily Carr, Vincent Van Gogh and horses have in common?

The way they see their world.

In the works of such artists as Van Gogh and Carr the energy of the landscape is depicted as nearly formless. 348 more words

A Small Tribute to Vincent Van Gogh

Yesterday, March 30th, was Vincent van Gogh’s birthday. I learned about this a little too late to write a larger post about this man. So, instead I’ll let a few of his own works and a beautiful song by Don McLean do the talking. 24 more words



haunting the Dutchman’s mind
finding the hand
to touch
missing the shadow
chasing the gift
of light
shining for impression

the impressionists
soon to land in the darkness… 19 more words