Posts Tagged With: Dust

SLICES

 

“I am not interested in a slice of life,
what I want is a slice of the imagination.”

 

~ Carlos Fuentes ~

 

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


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THE PERFECT CRIME

 

“The heart was made to be broken.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris in May 2016.


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JUNGLE

 

“Life is a zoo in a jungle.”

 

~ Peter De Vries ~

 

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


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COBWEBS

 

“Sweeping cobwebs from the edges of my mind…”

 

~ Graham Nash ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Cimetière du PèreLachaise in Paris in September 2015.


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THE NECTAR OF NATURE’S BEAUTIFUL BOUNTY

 

“Humanity is a cancer on the body of the world.”

 

~ Scott Westerfeld ~

 

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DUST BY THE SHOVEL

 

“Sometimes she was fine when the moon would shine,
    unfortunately it was usually cloudy…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of Gerhard Marcks’ sculpture Spielende Hengste  (Frolicking Stallions) (1962) taken in 1980..


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BRITTLE OLD BONES

 

“While my mind is flexible, these brittle bones don’t bend.”

 

~ Jimmy Buffett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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CELLARING

 

“So let’s drink some wine and have a good time,
but if you really want to come through
let the good time have you…”

 

~Kevin Ayers ~

 

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


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A YEAR OF RAIN

 

“One can find so many pains when the rain is falling.”

 

~ John Steinbeck

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken at a Roman burial excavation in July 1987.


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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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NEITHER HERE NOR THERE

 
“The more powerful and original a mind,
the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

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


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FOR ALL OUR LIVES

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain…”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

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

 

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


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THIS DUSTY MUSEUM

 

“It is a new intoxication – annihilation.
It multiplies every emotion.”

 

~ Edwin Balmer ~

 

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


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THE IDES

 

“A great civilization is not conquered from without
until it has destroyed itself from within.”

 

~ Ariel Durant ~

 

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


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THE END OF AN EMPIRE

 

“An intelligence that is not humane
is the most dangerous thing in the world .”

 

~ Ashley Montagu ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the mountain Donnersberg in August 1982.


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BLIND EYE

 

“To fear death is to misunderstand life.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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


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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 ~

 

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


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COBWEB STRANGE

 

“And alien tears will fill for him
pity’s long broken urn,
for his mourners will be outcast men,
and outcasts always mourn.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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SHIP OF FOOLS

 

“The human race was dyin’ out,
no one left to scream and shout.”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Les Halles in Paris in June 2018.


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