Posts Tagged With: England

IN ANNE’S GARDEN

“A light wife doth make a heavy husband.”

~ William Shakespeare ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in Shottery, England taken in July 1975.


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BREAKZITT

 

“Brexit will make prices go up in Britain,
so it will cost them twice as much to not go to the dentist.”

 

~ Conan O’Brien ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in England in June 2007.


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THE LONGEST DAY

 

“A life without love is like a year without summer.”

 

~ Swedish Proverb ~

 

Original photo of Stonehenge taken in June 1980.


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MAGPIE

 

“One for sorrow, two for mirth,
three for a wedding, four for a birth,
five for silver, six for gold,
seven for a secret that’s never been told…”

 

~ Traditional English Rhyme ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Orléans, France in April 2017.


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RAMPARTS

 

“What is politics, after all,
but the compulsion to preside over property
and make other people’s decisions for them?”

 

~ Tom Robbins ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a crop of an original photo taken at the Bishop’s Palace in Wells, England in June 2007.


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LE TROUBADOUR

 

Music is the cup which holds the wine of silence.”

 

~ Robert Fripp ~

 

000-le-troubadourDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Bristol, England in 1980.


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THE CORRIDOR

 

“The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.”

 

~ Benjamin Franklin ~

 

000-the-corridorDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken at Winchester Cathedral, England in June 2007.


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NIGHT SLIPS IN

 

“Darkness will always be…its own master…”

 

~C.K. Mullinax ~

 

000-night-slips-inDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Old Sarum, England in July 1982.


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AN ARCHANGEL DAMAGED

 

“His face when he repeats his verses hath its ancient glory,
an Archangel a little damaged.”

 

~ Charles Lamb ~

Samuel Taylor Coleridge was born today 244 years ago.

 

000-an-archangel-damagedDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2015.


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A CONSPIRACY OF RAVENS

 

Autumn binds poetry in its own withered leaves.”

 

~ Terri Guillemets ~

 

000-a-conspiracy-of-ravensDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken near Stonehenge in England in June 2007.


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PASS IT ON

 

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000 pass it onDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the stone circle during the Albion People’s Naming Ceremony at the Stonehenge Free Festival, England on June 21st 1982.


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SLEEPING BEAUTY

 

“When I go out into the countryside and see
the sun and the green and everything flowering,
I say to myself “Yes indeed, all that belongs to me!”

 

~ Henri Rousseau ~

 

000 sleeping beautyDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken at the West Kennet Long Barrow in England in July 1983.


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ROADS

 

“You boys going to get somewhere, or just going?”
We didn’t understand his question,
and it was a damned good question.

~ Jack Kerouac ~


000 roadsDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Winchester, England in June 2007.


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A SIMPLE MAN

 

“The whole world’s living in a digital dream,
it’s not really there, it’s all on the screen,
makes me forget who I am, I’m an analog man…”
~ Joe Walsh ~

 
 

000 a simple manThe simple man and a few friendly cows. Digitally enhanced photo taken at Glastonbury Tor, England in June 2007.


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HIBERNAL SOLSTICE

 


…a time when nightmares seem to last forever…

 

 

000 hibernal solsticePhoto of the solstice sun rising over Stonehenge taken in England in 1983.


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EUROPEAN GRAY

 

 

…the curse of winter, the cheerless, cloud-filled, unchanging leaden skies…

 

 

 

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Photo taken in Glastonbury, England in 2007.


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HOPES AND DREAMS

 
“…and there will come a time when you can even take your clothes off when you dance…”

~ Frank Zappa ~


000 hopes and dreamsPhoto of the ruins of Battle Abbey, near Hastings, England taken in June 1982.


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TOR

 

…eventually he too gazed upon medusa and turned to stone…

 

 

000 torPhoto taken in Cheddar, England in June 2007.


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WATERFALL

 

“She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall. She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.”

~ Virginia Woolf ~

 

000 waterfallPhoto taken in Cheddar, England in 2007.


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RAVEN NIGHT

 

…by night all cats are gray…

 

 

000 raven nightPhoto taken in Wells, England in June 2007.


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