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DO YOU READ

 

“nothing special about this easter,
bach weaving chorales with delicate fingers,
nimble notes bouncing off walls and windows,
resounding soundly through the floor…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2021.


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NO MEANING

 

“Life has no meaning the moment you lose the illusion of being eternal.”

 

~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~

 

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


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EARTH

 

“We are a fluke of nature,
a quirk of evolution,
a glorious contingency.”

 

~ Michael Shermer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by Wieland Förster taken in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2011.


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SMOKE FREE ZONE

 

“If smoking is not allowed in heaven, I shall not go.”

 

~ Mark Twain ~

 

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


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PAS D’AVENIR

 

“Hope always comes after evil has done its work.
We cannot keep living on hope, though.”

 

~ Erik Pevernagie ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in December 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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THE OBSERVER

 

“I am Raven.
I am black as liquid night with wings
and my eyes are stars to see by.”

 

~ Sophia Rose ~

 

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


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A LONG UNCERTAIN RIDE

 

“A destruction, an annihilation
that only man can provoke,
only man can prevent.”

 

~ Elie Wiesel ~

 

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


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ANNE MARIE

 

“I sometimes think there is nothing so delightful as drawing.”

 

~ Vincent van Gogh ~

 

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


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A DAY SPENT SITTING IN THE SUN

 

“Silence is of the gods; only monkeys chatter.”

 

~ Buster Keaton ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2019.


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THE FACE OF DEATH

 

“Why should I fear death?
If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not.
Why should I fear that which cannot exist when I do?”

 

~ Epicurus ~

 

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


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BE WE

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the early 1980’s.


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LA SYNTAXE PSYCHÉDÉLIQUE

 

“No one means all he says,
and yet very few say all they mean,
for words are slippery and thought is viscous.”

 

~ Henry Brooks Adams ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in October 2018.


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THE SHROUD

 

“A flower bloomed already wilting.
Beginning its life with an early ending.”

 

~ R.J. Gonzales ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken of the grave of Joanne Elisabeth Caroline Marie Rozy (October 11, 1887 – April 15, 1891) in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in May 2018.


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NOW

 

“Quantum est in rebus inane!”
“How much folly there is in human affairs.”

 

~ Aulus Persius Flaccus ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2018.


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NEVEREVERMORE

 

“Gun violence is real.
People don’t come back.”

 

~ Stevie Wonder ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in May 2018.


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THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS

 

“Take your worthless thoughts and prayers
and shove them sideways up your ass.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in the Rue du Chat Qui Pêche in Paris in May 2018.


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PINK SKULL

 

“Nothing is worse
than active ignorance.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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


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WHY

 

“In light of all the gun violence in the USA,
I’d prefer my democracy unleaded.”

 

~ Jayseth Guberman ~

 

Original photo of street art by arsene taken in Paris in June 2017.


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PASS IT ON

 

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000 pass it onDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the stone circle during the Albion People’s Naming Ceremony at the Stonehenge Free Festival, England on June 21st 1982.


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