Posts Tagged With: Days

dark corners

 

“The bright dawn flooded the room, and swept
the fantastic shadows into dusky corners,
where they lay shuddering.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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twilight

 

     “At twilight, nature is not without loveliness, though perhaps
its chief use is to illustrate quotations from the poets.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in July 2015.


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long shadows

 

“Some shadows are so long, they arrive before the light.”

 

~ Terry Pratchett ~

 

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


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prison

 

“I said, warden, warden, warden, won’t ya break your lock and key,
yeah, come along here, mister, c’mon and let the poor boy be…”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

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


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stop to smell the roses

 

“And in the end, the love you take,
   is equal to the love you make…”

 

~ Paul McCartney ~

 

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


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a personal observation

 

“Yesterday is but today’s memory, and tomorrow is today’s dream.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

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


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au ralenti

 

“Poetry is prose in slow motion.”

 

~ Nicholson Baker ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art by noonie taken in the Rue de l’Arbalète in Paris in August 2017.


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DARK COME THE DAYS

 

“Night’s black Mantle covers all alike.”

 

~ Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2019. Photo courtesy of W. Feger, used with permission.


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STOLEN WORDS

 

“Good artists copy, great artists steal.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Spring 2002.


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THE CUSP OF A DREAM

 

“Life is perhaps best regarded as a bad dream between two awakenings.”

 

~ Eugene O’Neill ~

 

Digitally realised painting developed from an image first created in September 1976.


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GOIN’ DOWN SLOW

 

“When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
I summon up remembrance of things past,
I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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BRIDGE THIS SCHISM

 

“I live in that solitude which is painful in youth,
but delicious in the years of maturity.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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


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SING JIM

 

“Time it was and what a time it was…”

 

~ Paul Simon ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a still photo from a video taken in June 2014.


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DARK CORNERS

 

“The bright dawn flooded the room,
and swept the fantastic shadows into dusky corners,
where they lay shuddering.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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AFTERTHOUGHT

 

“For still I see that forethought spares afterthought and after-sorrow.”

 

~ Amelia Barr ~

 

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


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PRISON

 

“The writer labors in isolation, yet all that intensive, lonely work is in the service of communicating, is an attempt to reach another person.”

 

~ Betsy Lerner ~

 

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


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INTO RAGE

 

“We are all sentenced to solitary confinement
inside our own skins, for life.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

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


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CREATION MYTH

 
“God made only water, but man made wine.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo called “Black Hole Event Horizon” taken sometime in early 2001.


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GRAY

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

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


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LONG SHADOWS

 

“Some shadows are so long, they arrive before the light.”

 

~ Terry Pratchett ~

 

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


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