Posts Tagged With: Bodies

LETTER

 

“I have made my bed in charnels and on coffins,
where black death keeps record of the trophies won.”

 

~ Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

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.Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a self portrait by Joanne drawn in June 1970.


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AN ILL CONCEIVED UNNATURAL BLASPHEMY

 

“The world Is not dangerous become of those who do harm
but because of those who look at it without doing anything.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the island of Santorini in 1992.


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BLACK DEATH

 

“All has been looted, betrayed, sold;
black death’s wing flashed ahead.”

 

~ Anna Akhmatova ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in September 2017.


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THE IDES

 

“A great civilization is not conquered from without
until it has destroyed itself from within.”

 

~ Ariel Durant ~

 

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


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JE VIS À DANSER

 

“Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the painting Ramsès dans son harem (detail) by Jean Lacomte du Noüy taken in Paris in June 2019.


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LA FLAMME

 

“May I write words
more naked than flesh,
stronger than bone,
more resilient than sinew,
sensitive than nerve.”

 

~ Sappho ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in September 2018.


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