Posts Tagged With: Dreams

THIS EXCREMENT UNCTION

 

“So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 1992.


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HOW STRANGE IT SEEMS

 

 

“Sometimes the light’s all shinin’ on me; other times I can barely see,
lately it occurs to me, what a long, strange trip it’s been…”

 

~ Phil Lesh, Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir ~

 

This is a data created illustration of lightning in the clouds of Jupiter’s atmosphere. The information used to create it was taken from data provided by NASA’s Juno Space Probe. Illustration courtesy and © of NASA, JPL-Caltech, SwRI, MSSS and Gerald Eichstädt.


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JUST BEGINNING

 
“The end of laughter and soft lies,
the end of nights we tried to die,
this is the end.”
 
~ Jim Morrison ~
 

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Les grottes de Cougnac in France in June 2006.


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THE STOLEN YEAR

 

“My mind is the only sanctuary that has not been stolen from me.”

 

~ Christopher Paolini ~

 

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


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UNREALITY

 

“I like the unreality of your mind;
the whole thing is very splendid and voluptuous and absurd.”

 

~ Virginia Woolf ~

 

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


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CURTAINED WINDOW

 

“The curtains were made for moving
cause you know sometimes you’re not always there.”

 

~ John Frusciante ~

 

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


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JUPITER

 

“…within the clouds appear numerous illusions,
a woman’s face with flowing hair and a windblown robe,
a bird’s head, fantastic creatures and so much mystery…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

This photo of clouds within a mysterious jet stream region on Jupiter was taken in February 2019 by NASA’s Juno Space Probe. Photo courtesy and © of NASA, JPL-Caltech, SwRI, MSSS and Kevin M. Gill. (I seldom use other people’s photos, but I couldn’t resist ‘borrowing’ this one.)


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GOLDEN FLEECE

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

~ Anne Sexton ~

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


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THE SMOOTH BARED FLESH

 

“The moon, like a flower in heaven’s high bower,
with silent delight sits and smiles on the night.”

 

~ William Blake ~

 

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


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AFTERLIFE

 

“Memory is the only afterlife I have ever believed in.
But the forgetting inside us cannot be stopped.
We are programmed to betray.”

 

~ Michael Ignatieff ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of an archaeological find material storage depot taken in the early 1990’s.


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WITH DIVERSITY

 

“We trouble our life by thoughts about death,
and our death by thoughts about life.”

 

~ Michel de Montaigne ~

 

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


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BLACK BILE

 

“The taste of your life depends on the spices you used to brew it.”

 

~ Israelmore Ayivor ~

 

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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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RIVER

 

“Yes, the river knows…”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

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


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GOOD DAYS

 

“After your death you will be what you were before your birth.”

 

~ Arthur Schopenhauer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in December 2000.


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YEARNING

 

“How we need another soul to cling to.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of street art on the Berlin Wall taken in January 2018.


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THE BOND

 

“Clearly, animals know more than we think,
and think a great deal more than we know.”

 

~ Irene M. Pepperberg ~

 

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


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THIS TOO SHALL PASS

 

“What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2014.


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IN AN INSTANT

 

“The universe is bringing our dreams to life, but unfortunately,
it is also bringing our nightmares that little bit closer as well.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

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


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MOON OVER ME

 

“A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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