Photography

HOT SCALES SLITHER

 

“Caught between the tongue and the taste.”

 

~ Anne Carson ~

 

000 hot scales slither

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in France in June 2006.


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SLEEPLESS NIGHTS BETWEEN

 

“Knowledge is a deadly friend if no one sets the rules…”

 

~ Peter Sinfield ~

 

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PETALS PLUCKED

 

“I can’t feel a thing;
All mournful petal storms are dancing
inside the very private spring of my head.”

 

~ Franz Kafka ~

 

000 petals plucked

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INTO THE SILENCE

 

“The end of life has its own nature, also worth our attention.”

 

~ Mary Oliver ~

 

000 into the silence

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WALLS

 

“Life is a solitary cell whose walls are mirrors.”

 

~ Eugene O’Neill ~

 

000 walls 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in November 2000.


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GRACE MY TABLE

 

“Poetry is a fresh morning spider-web telling a story
of moonlit hours of weaving and waiting during a night.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

000 grace my table 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2007.


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POÈTE MAUDIT

 

“What can an eternity of damnation matter
to someone who has felt, if only for a second,
the infinity of delight?”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

000 poète maudit

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in February 2007.


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MAYFLIES

 

“Time is a river sweeping away
all that is born towards the darkest shore.”

 

~ Félix J. Palma ~

 

000 mayflies 1

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken by M. Weller in June 2021.


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SCHADENFREUDE

 

“Who controls the past controls the future.
Who controls the present controls the past.”

 

~ George Orwell ~

 

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A STICK FIGURE SCRAWL

 

“It’s so fine and yet so terrible to stand in front of a blank canvas.”

 

~ Paul Cezanne ~

 

000 a stick figure scrawl

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AN APRIL NIGHT

 

“We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.”

 

~ Anais Nin ~

 

000 an april night

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DÉSHABILLÉ

 

“The silence often of pure innocence persuades when speaking fails.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000 déshabillé

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DRANK

 

“Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

000 drank

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TWILIGHT TIME

 

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose…”

 

~ Ecclesiastes 3 ~

 

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ALWAYS EVENING

 

“I live in that solitude which is painful in youth,
but delicious in the years of maturity.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

000 always evening

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 1982.


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THIS TIME

 

“Life seems to always be in flux.
But when it comes to enacting change within ourselves
it is often only an exercise in self-deception…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

000 this time 1

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BOUILLON

 

“I live on good soup, not on fine words.”

 

~ Moliere ~

 

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FOREVER CHAINED

 

“We live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom: our body.”

 

~ Marcel Proust ~

 

000 forever chained

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THE CONCEPT OF GLASS

 

“The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.”

 

~ Robertson Davies ~

 

000 the concept of glass

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THE DISTANCE OF MYTH

 

“For time is the longest distance between two places.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken from the summit of one of the Peaks Of Otter in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia in the summer of 1977.


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