Posts Tagged With: Death

LAISSANT VIE

 

“The tragedy of old age is not that one is old,
but that one is young.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the grave of Dr. Paul Curlay in the Cimetière du Montparnasse taken in Paris in August 2017.


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SKELETON TIME

 

“Like the seeds dreaming beneath the snow
your heart dreams of spring.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2010.


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WRAITH

 

“The Nightmare Life-in-Death was she.”

 

~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2017.


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A TIME OF DYING

 

The snow doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.

 

~ e.e. cummings ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2010.


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ANATHEMA

 

“The dreamer whose dreams are non-utilitarian
has no place in this world.
In this world the poet is anathema,
the thinker a fool, the artist an escapist,
the man of vision a criminal.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in May 2004.


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INHUMANITY

 

Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory,
beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

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


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AFRAID OF DEATH

 

“Dying is an art, like everything else.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2017.


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GAMAHUCHE

 

“The tragedy of sexual intercourse is
the perpetual virginity of the soul.”

 

~ William B. Yeats ~

 

Digital painting “Glisten” created in September 2017 from an original concept first visualized in 2001.


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WITHERS

 

“It will not always be summer; build barns.”

 

~ Hesiod ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in September 2017.


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WEATHERED

 

“Our lives are written in disappearing ink.”

 

~ Michelle Cliff ~

 

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


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