Posts Tagged With: Beauty

flapper

 

“A Flapper is one with a jitney body and a limousine mind.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in June 2019.


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summer solstice

 

“But thy eternal Summer shall not fade.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a cropped photo taken at Stonehenge in England as the sun rose over the Heel Stone on the morning of June 21st 1983.


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trees talk

 

“Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky,
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
That we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Kahlil Gibran ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a dendrochronological sample of a tree felled in the year 30 AD, taken in March 2018.


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spice

 

“Words are like spices. Too many is worse than too few.”

 

~ Joan Aiken ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2022.


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la muse

 

“Fool,” said my muse to me. “Look in thy heart and write.”

 

~ Philip Sidney ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2018.


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music

 

“The only truth is music.”

 

~ Jack Kerouac ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2022.


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apples and snakes

 

“I should have no use for a paradise in which
I should be deprived of the right to prefer hell.”

 

~ Jean Rostand ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2022.


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at last i am free

 

“There is a time for departure
even when there’s no certain place to go.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2019.


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shroom

 

 

“People who experiment with psilocybin report it as
one of the most profound experiences they’ve had in their lives…”

 

~ Paul Expert ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a single Psilocybin mushroom taken in October 2015.


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cobweb strange

 

“And alien tears will fill for him pity’s long broken urn,
for his mourners will be outcast men,
and outcasts always mourn.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2019.


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in my time of dying

 

“For precious friends hid in death’s dateless night.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in December 2014.


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a few small drops of awareness

 

“The poetry of the earth is never dead.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a replica of Diplocynodon darwini, an extinct genus of alligatoroid that lived during the Paleocene to middle Miocene 49 million years ago in Europe. It looked very similar to the modern caiman. This particular type lived only in the Eocene epoch, in a swampy freshwater lake near Messel, Germany. Photo taken in May 2016. Replica from the author’s private collection.


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shadow and light

 

“Wherever there is light, look for the shadow.
The shadow is me.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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this too shall pass

 

“What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2014.


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wormholes

 

“Life lived in the absence of the psychedelic experience
that primordial shamanism is based on
is life trivialized, life denied, life enslaved to the ego.”

 

~ Terence McKenna ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020.


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woman

 

“You had the power all along my dear.”

 

~ Glinda the Good Witch (The Wizard of Oz ~ L. Frank Baum) ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art by Gregos taken in Paris in May 2017.


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paradox

 

“What? do I love her,
that I desire to hear her speak again,
and feast upon her eyes.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2020.


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she shines

 

“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it, but you can feel it.”

 

~ Nicholas Sparks ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2020.


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points of light

 

“I know there is infinity beyond ourselves.
I wonder if there is infinity within.”

 

~ Charles Lindbergh ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020.


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tree of life

 

“Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky.
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
that we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2020 of a Batik, made by a Finnish artist named Riita in 1980.


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