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The Difference Between Here and There

The Difference Between Here and There

And so I thought . . . That Art which appears as a foreign nation over the sea, with a language all its own, with signs that point to something just hidden, just out of reach. For now. It has an edge to it. It calls to us, but is never pretty. It must be followed. We must take the leap, take the voyage, depart for the other side. Its foreignness draws us like a sublime magnet, a masked pied…

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Ophelia’s Malaise

Ophelia’s Malaise

We have some fine new poetry on tap. From Tony Jones and Rick Diguette. Please comment on their works – and the postings throughout the site. We write, paint, compose, snap pictures, etc. for a reason. To attempt a form of communication and expression deer to our harts. Feedback is most welcome, and often a necessity.  I thought again of this painting while reading Ross King’s The Judgment of Paris (and about his retrospective in the Van Gogh Museum this…

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