Posts Tagged With: Distance

THE DISTANCE OF MYTH

 

“For time is the longest distance between two places.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken from the summit of one of the Peaks Of Otter in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia in the summer of 1977.


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THE OIL OF YOU

 

“And ever has it been known that love knows not
its own depth until the hour of separation.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of Vénus Sortant Du Bain by Christophe-Gabriel Allegrain taken in Paris in June 2019.


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THE SILENCE DESCENDS

 

“Everything has a secret soul,
which is silent more often than it speaks.”

 

~ Wassily Kandinsky ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 1982.


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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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TOO TIRED TO TRY

 

“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter.
Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of sandstone quartzite taken in Paris in May 2018.


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SLUG SONGS

 

“There are three things in the world
that he held in the smallest esteem –
slugs, poets and caddies with hiccups.”

 

~ P. G. Wodehouse ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from two photos taken in Autumn 2010.


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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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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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THE FIRST ACT IN THE TRAGEDY OF TOUCH

 

“Touch has a memory.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of a restored Roman mosaic taken in June 2004.


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THE MYTH OF DISTANCE

 

“For time is the longest distance between two places.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Virginia Beach, Virginia in November 1996.


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HORIZON

 

“No borders, just horizons – only freedom.”

 

~ Amelia Earhart ~

 

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


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WHORLS

 

“Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020.


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TERRARIUM

 

“Our love would be death.
The embrace of imaginings.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2015.


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THE GAME

 

“You play me with your jazz and leave me with the blues.”

 

~ Curtis Tyrone Jones ~

 

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


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OPEN HEART

 

“Open your heart – open it wide;
someone is standing outside.”

 

~ Mary Engelbreit ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in November 2007.


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VOYAGEUR

 

“Once I blazed across the sky,
Leaving trails of flame;
I fell to earth, and here I lie –
Who’ll help me up again?

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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THE TIME OF DISTANCE

 

She went her unremembering way,
She went and left in me
The pang of all the partings gone,
And partings yet to be.”

 

~ Francis Thompson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2015.


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ONCE AGAIN

 

“Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth
until the hour of separation.”

 

~ Kahlil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Rethimno, Crete in October 1992.


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THE EMBRACE

 

“O, come, be buried
A second time within these arms.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000-the-embraceDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in April 1999.


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DISTANCE

 

 

“Time is the longest distance between two places.”

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

 

000 distance

Detail from a photo taken along the Rhine River in February 2016.


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