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Looking at things

It’s in looking at things for a long time that ripens you and gives you a deeper understanding.

-Vincent van Gogh

The portrait seen here, painted after Vincent van Gogh, captures the essence of this site; to expand my understanding of things as I peer through the window to the world. 121 more words

Art

Lust for Life: The Classic Biographical Novel of Vincent Van Gogh (Irving Stone)

Lust for Life has been on my shelf for many years. I adored Stone’s biographical novel on Michelangelo (The Agony and the Ecstasy) and seem to remember it being made into a movie with Charlton Heston. 604 more words