Posts Tagged With: Darkness

shine a light

 

“You can’t have a light without a dark to stick it in.”

 

~ Arlo Guthrie ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020.


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death and cobwebs

 

“When you bring the light into your dark house,
that is when you see the cobwebs and spiders.”

 

~ Rajneesh ~

 

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


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laughs in your face

 

“Five to one, baby, one in five, no one here gets out alive…”

 

~ Jim Morrison

 

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


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catshadow

 

“At night all cats are grey.”

 

~ French proverb ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2022.


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


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l’ombre de la mort

 

“Life itself is but the shadow of death,
and souls departed but the shadows of the living.”

 

~ Thomas Browne ~

 

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


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like the moon

 

“The eye is always caught by light,
but shadows have more to say.”

 

~ Gregory Maguire ~

 

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


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be we

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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empires

 

“We’re doomed to repeat the past no matter what.
That’s what it is to be alive.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Pompeii in June 1996.


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can’t see the forest for the irony

 

“It’s an artist’s right to rebel against the world’s stupidity.”

 

~ E. A. Bucchianeri

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2020.


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serious moonlight

 

“Let’s sway under the moonlight, this serious moonlight…”

 

~ David Bowie ~

 

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


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shiny black adjectives

 

“Life is a verb, not a noun.”

 

~ Charlotte Perkins Gilman ~

 

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


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gray

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2010.


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scripture

 

“The candle flame gutters. Its little pool of light trembles.
    Darkness gathers. The demons begin to stir.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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


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a matter of attraction

 

“A living speck – the merest dab of life – capable of pleasure and pain,
     is far more interesting to me than all the immensities of mere matter.”

 

~ Jean Henri Fabre ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2020.


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le penseur

 

“Illusion is the first of all pleasures.”

 

~ Voltaire ~

 

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


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the girl with a candle

 

“Look at how a single candle can
both defy and define the darkness.”

 

~ Anne Frank ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in August 2017.


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all this paradise

 

“Think of what a paradise this world would be
if men were kind and wise.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2018.


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golden fleece

 

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

 

~ Anne Sexton ~

 

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


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overkill

 

“Nobody leaves this place without singing the blues.”

 

~ Albert Collins ~

 

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


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