Posts Tagged With: Dance

VALLEY OF SHADOWS

 

“Love is, after all, a selfish thing;
and it throws a black shadow on anything
between which and the light it stands.”

 

~ Bram Stoker ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture (detail) by Antoine Bourdelle taken in Paris in June 2019.


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THE OTHER DAY DOWN IN HELL

 

“We are only born once – twice is not allowed –
and it is necessary that we shall be no more,
for all eternity…”

 

~ Epicurus ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the mountain Donnersberg in August 1983.


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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 DEMONS ARE DELIGHTED

 

“He who is neither human nor demon
is not the dawn nor the dusk.”

 

~ Kohta Hirano ~

 

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CAMOUFLAGED

 

“The only sure camouflage was unpredictability.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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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 ~

 

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PROMISE

 

“The sweet converse of an innocent mind.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

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‘TWAS A TIME

 

“That is what you are. That’s what you all are…
All of you young people who served in the war.
You are a lost generation.”

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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BLIND EYE

 

“To fear death is to misunderstand life.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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


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FLOOZY

 

“In my era, we had individuality.
We did as we pleased.
We stayed up late.
We dressed the way we wanted.”

 

~ Clara Bow ~

 

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DANSEUSE

 

“Dancing is poetry with arms and legs.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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THE SAME

 

“Don’t we all look up at the same stars?”

 

~ A.D. Posey ~

 

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


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SHADOWLAND

 

“Love that ends is the shadow of love;
true love is without beginning or end.”

 

~ Hazrat Inayat Khan ~

 

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OMBRES SUR MON MUR

 

“Like a shadow, I am and I am not.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

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MOLLIG

 

“There are flowers everywhere,
for those who bother to look.”

 

~ Henri Matisse ~

 

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WHAT TANTALIZING TAPESTRY

 

“The aim of life is to live,
and to live means to be aware,
joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

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


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AMBER DANCE

 

“Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment.
There is no why.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2016.


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IN THE KEY OF COME HITHER

 

“Come hither, come hither, come hither:
Here shall he see no enemy
but winter and rough weather.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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MOON DANCE

 

“And all the night’s magic seems to whisper and hush,
And all the soft moonlight seems to shine in your blush,
Can I just have one more moondance with you, my love…”

 

~ Van Morrison ~

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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COME DANCE WITH ME

 

“Dancing is silent poetry.”

 

~ Simonides ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in April 2008.


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