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Temperature around freezing, not much wind, a misty gray sky – a feeling of brooding – rumbling seems to come from the earth in all directions – starlings, with their “mimicking” calls, imitate the sounds of spring birds.
In the studio; put a temporary varnish on the new parts of the oil; mounted some paper...

Painting under the Van Rensaeller & Elk St bridge - what a joy to be working again.

The brilliant star of February has risen in the Southeast...

A Springlike day – There is the inexpressible haunting feeling in today that belongs to Spring; the soul is torn between sweet reverie & unknown desires – the wanderlust is born on such days...

Friday night on the trip home. Youngstown Bertha & Martin meet me – the trip to Salem. The strangeness of my room which knows me no longer. There is a sadness about the familiarity of old scenes...

Colder in the night—alternate feathering snow flurries and sunshine all day long...

Tolstoy: A friend is good; but Nature is better; She is a friend whom one does not lose even in death; for when one dies, he is completely reunited with her...

A sun-dazzled morning. Dripping of lengthening icicles...

The Burchfield Penney Art Center Board of Trustees and Buffalo State University are pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Propeack as Executive Director... 

The fires of spring have been kindled on the southern horizon, – and will later be whipped by the late winter winds, into vast white flames that will reach to the zenith...

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