haiku, haiku-year, poetry

1 July 1889 – a Monday

canvas just begun,
yellow beating a wheat field —
silent scythe slicing 1

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  1. …The latest one begun is the wheatfield where there’s a little reaper and a big sun. … — Letter #784

Join me as I travel to Saint-Rémy de Provence, France and visit Vincent Van Gogh in the penultimate year of his life. He is transforming the future and very few are watching. Take a little peak and revel in the joy and hardship of creating.

Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands