Posts Tagged With: Darkness

immortality

 
“A book is the only immortality.”

 

~ Rufus Choate ~

 

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PHASES AND SHADOWS

 

“If I die in this city let my soul drown in the Seine,
don’t make the wheel start up again,
then is now and now is then, it’s the same thing…”

 

~ John Greaves ~

 

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FADE

 

Life has to be given a meaning
because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

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ALONE

 

“We are born alone, we live alone, we die alone.
Everything in-between is a gift.”

 

~ Yul Brynner ~

 

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UNE MOSAÏQUE DE TEMPS

 

“Madness conquers,
I can no longer put my mosaics together,
I just cry and laugh.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an analog photo (detail) of a Roman mosaic floor in Pompeii taken in 1996.


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SPOONED

 

“The spoon’s color does not change the soup’s taste.”

 

~ Matshona Dhliwayo ~

 

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THE DECEMBER DREAM

 

“The world itself is but a series of footnotes
to a vast unfinished masterpiece.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

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AN ABSENCE OF EVERYTHING

 

“Every word is like an unnecessary stain
on silence and nothingness.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

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DARK COME THE DAYS

 

“Night’s black Mantle covers all alike.”

 

~ Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas ~

 

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ONE REAL STONED HEP CAT

 

“But every junkie’s like a settin’ sun.”

 

~ Neil Young ~

 

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LUNACY

 

“Dost thou not feel them slip, how cold! how cold!
The moon’s thin wavering finger-tips, along thy throat?”

 

~ Adelaide Crapsey ~

 

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HALCYON

 

“Illusion is the first of all pleasures.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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CAMOUFLAGED

 

“The only sure camouflage was unpredictability.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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MOONCHILD

 

“She and the moon could always be found playing in the darkness.”

 

~ A.J. Lawless ~

 

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THE TENEBROSITY OF DREAM

 

“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

 

~ Edgar Allen Poe ~

 

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FOUR BEFORE TWELVE

 

“Overconsumption and overpopulation underlie
every environmental problem we face today.”

 

~ Jacques Yves Cousteau ~

 

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LARMES DE BLEU

 

“It is such a secret place, the land of tears.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

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PRIVATE HELL

 

“Aequat omnes cinis.”

 

~ Seneca ~

 

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STEP INTO THE DARKNESS

 

“It is in the darkness that one finds the light.”

 

~ Meister Eckhart ~

 

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LA COULEUR DE LA VIE

 

“Life is about using the whole box of crayons.”

 

~ RuPaul ~

 

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