31 July 1889 – a Wednesday

My star is rising.I’ll be that star in the night —Ever yours, Vincent. © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence from Vincent … Continue reading 31 July 1889 – a Wednesday

25 July 1889 – a Thursday

I’m distraught, frantic.The world’s the heaviest stone —Push. Push. Push. Push. Push. 1 © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence from Vincent … Continue reading 25 July 1889 – a Thursday

24 July 1889 – a Wednesday

still I need canvas filled;they mock me by being bare —can’t breathe without brush 1 © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence … Continue reading 24 July 1889 – a Wednesday

23 July 1889 – a Tuesday

they won’t let me paintthey are afraid I’ll lose myself —swallow turpentine 1 © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence from Vincent … Continue reading 23 July 1889 – a Tuesday

21 July 1889 – a Sunday

I forget myselfand eat things from the hard ground —Rembrandt captured men 1 © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence from Vincent … Continue reading 21 July 1889 – a Sunday

20 July 1889 – a Saturday

I’m not well, I think.Doctor Peyron is patient —thought all was behind © rl busséll 2019 - All rights reserved Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.From 16 July to 21 August 1889 there is no correspondence from Vincent Van … Continue reading 20 July 1889 – a Saturday