Posts Tagged With: Darkness

MINUTES MEASURED

 

“Time needs another minute.”

 

~ Sly Stone ~

 

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


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STRATEGY

 

“So the darkness shall be the light,
and the stillness the dancing.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the interior of the West Kennet Long Barrow taken in England in July 1983.


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SHINY BLACK ADJECTIVES

 

“Life is a verb, not a noun.”

 

~ Charlotte Perkins Gilman ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2012.


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THAT ONCE CAST HER SHADOW

 

“Death ends a life, not a relationship.”

 

~ Jack Lemmon ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the excavation of a Roman cremation burial taken in July 1987.


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INCUBUS

 

“Sex ages us. Priests are boyish,
spinsters stay black-haired until after fifty.
We others, the demon rots us out.”

 

~ John Updike ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Ymir taken in October 2020. (YMIR © Ray Harryhausen).


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THIS YEAR OF PLAGUE

 

“Both of us victims of the same twentieth-century plague.

Not the Black Death, this time; the Gray Life.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Autumn 2001.


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GOLDEN FLEECE

“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”

~ Anne Sexton ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2012.


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UP TO OUR ASHES

 

“Love. Of course, love.
Flames for a year, ashes for thirty.”

 

~ Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1983.


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THE DANCES I NEVER DANCED

 

“Though now, of all that could have been, there is nothing.”

 

~ James Richardson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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OVERKILL

 

“Nobody leaves this place without singing the blues.”

 

~ Albert Collins ~

 

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


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