Posts Tagged With: Breasts

THE RAVISHING

 

“Nymph, in thy orisons be all my sins remembered!”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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PASSION

 

“Those who live passionately teach us how to love.
Those who love passionately teach us how to live.”

 

~ Sarah Ban Breathnach ~

 

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YOU JUST NEVER KNOW

 

“All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique.
All artists, if they are to survive, are forced, at last,
to tell the whole story; to vomit the anguish up.”

 

~ James Baldwin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of the painting “La toilette d’Esther” by Théodore Chassériau taken in Paris in June 2019.


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RUBENESQUE

 

“That shadow of a shadow of your love,
that somehow contains the entire universe.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Musée du Louvre in Paris in June 2019.


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THE SLAVE

 

“If all men are born free, how is it that all women are born slaves?”

 

~ Mary Astell ~

 

Digitally edited and enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of the painting “A vendre, esclaves au Caire” by Jean-Léon Gérôme taken in Paris in June 2019.


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WHORLS

 

“Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

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BAREFOOT GIRL

 

“Being naked approaches being revolutionary;
going barefoot is mere populism.” 

 

~ John Updike ~

 

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BLACK CLOUDS DANCING

 

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

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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VENUS EXPOSED

 

“Venus smiles not in a house of tears.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original scanned 35mm slide taken in late 1998. From the author’s private archives.


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PASSION PLAY

 

“I shape beauty to human mouths,
give wings to insight.
I make naked the word.”

 

~ The Dialogue of the Two Sages ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken of a mannequin in December 2019.


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CRYSTALLINE

 

“Faith is under the left nipple.”

 

~ Martin Luther~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by colour yourself taken in Paris in December 2019.


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GWYNNETH

 

“Time heals nothing, it merely rearranges our memory.”

 

~ Gary Numan

 

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ALL THAT NOTHING

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain…”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

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PROMISED LAND

 

“They say that the truth will set you free,
but then again, so will a lie.
It depends if you’re trying to get to the promised land
or if you’re just trying to get by.”

 

~ Ani DiFranco ~

 

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LOST IN THOUGHT

 

“Even in the loneliest moments I have been there for myself.”

 

~ Sanober Khan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture by Claude Morin,L’equilibre” taken in Paris in May 2019.


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THE TIME OF TOUCHING

 

“Touch has a memory.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in 1994.


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BARÏRÏTU

 

“Sexuality is the lyricism of the masses.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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JOURS ÉTRANGES

 

“The nearer I come to the end of my days,
the more I am enabled to see that strange thing,
a life, and to see it whole.”

 

~ Simone de Beauvoir ~

 

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JANIE

 

“To love and win is the best thing;
to love and lose, the next best.”

 

~ William Thackeray ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original scan of a linoleum print (ca. 1971) by an unknown artist scanned in October 2019.


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ELLE DANSE AVEC DES MOTS

 

“I will have my serpent’s tongue –
my woman’s voice, my sexual voice, my poet’s voice.
I will overcome the tradition of silence.”

 

~ Gloria E. Anzaldúa ~

 

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


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