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YOU ARE A VAN GOGH OR KEATS! โšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธ

If you see a Van Gogh landscapeAnd go into raptures about itYou rise to the same level of dear VincentFor he painted it, not for himselfBut, for you and only for you If you read Ode on a Grecian UrnTinged with excitement of the momentAnd run in circles, overcome by the feelingYou have become another […]

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J Jay Samuel Davis

โ€œHELL 2020โ€ณ a poem April 28, 2020 (Tuesday)

Another day in hell and the minions carry out, The politiciansโ€™ mandate to cover up your snout. We get the daily news to instill the daily fear, With officials smiling, โ€œDonโ€™t give upโ€ and โ€œHave another beer,โ€ we shudder quite inside our homes and only do โ€œfist pump,โ€ Because they all have got us (pause) […]

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Edmund Charles Tarbell (April 26, 1862 โ€“ August 1, 1938) was an American Impressionist painter.โšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธโšœ๏ธ

Edmund Charles Tarbell (April 26, 1862 โ€“ August 1, 1938) was an American Impressionist painter. A member of the Ten American Painters, his work hangs in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Corcoran Gallery of Art, DeYoung Museum, National Academy Museum and School, […]

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Stuart Quine

This is my tribute to Stuart Quine, the haiku poet, who died, aged 57, this week, from coronavirus. Others who knew Stuart better than me are far โ€ฆ Stuart Quine

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Red and Pink The Little Mephisto, 1884, James McNeill Whistler