Posts Tagged With: Future

PETALS PLUCKED

 

“I can’t feel a thing;
All mournful petal storms are dancing
inside the very private spring of my head.”

 

~ Franz Kafka ~

 

000 petals plucked

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


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PILL

 

“One pill makes you larger, and one pill makes you small.”

 

~ Grace Slick ~

 

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


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ONE DAY LESS

 

 

“But dare rather to quit the platform,
plunge into the sublime seas,
dive deep, and swim far…”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

Digitally enhanced painting created in May 2012.


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THIN AROUND CAUSE

 

“We postulate that time is thin around the cause
and dense around the effect.”

 

~ Nikolai Kozyrev ~

 

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


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NO FUTURE FOR FOOLS

 

“The past is always tense, the future perfect.”

 

~ Zadie Smith ~

 

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


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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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THIS YEAR OF PLAGUE

 

“Both of us victims of the same twentieth-century plague.

Not the Black Death, this time; the Gray Life.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Autumn 2001.


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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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THE DANCES I NEVER DANCED

 

“Though now, of all that could have been, there is nothing.”

 

~ James Richardson ~

 

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


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STRANGE HOW WE MET

 

“We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.”

 

~ Anthony Burgess ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in August 2020 from two scans of a signed Penguin edition of A Clockwork Orange. From the author’s personal collection.


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THE DAY AFTER

 

“Before the first before and after the last after, there is night waiting.”

 

~ Dejan Stojanovic ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of mold on a wall taken in Paris in May 2018.


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THE DOUBT REMAINS

 

“Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.”

 

~ Voltaire ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art called “Poussiere De Tess – Batiment” taken in Paris in May 2018.


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TOO FAR

 

“When one burns one’s bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.”

 

~ Dylan Thomas ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2013.


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NEVER LOOKED BACK

 

“I never waste time looking back.”

 

~ Eleanor Roosevelt ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in July 2014.


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POEM FROM THE BOTTOM OF A BLACK HOLE

 

“There are many black holes, and there are many universes.
Life is a never ending circle, and so too, is death.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

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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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EARTH

 

“We are a fluke of nature,
a quirk of evolution,
a glorious contingency.”

 

~ Michael Shermer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by Wieland Förster taken in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2011.


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REVOLUTION IS FOREVER

 

“True revolution comes from true revulsion;
when things get bad enough the kitten will kill the lion.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Roman sculpture of a Celtic warrior prisoner taken in January 2014.


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I CAN’T BREATHE

 

“A great revolution is never the fault of the people,
but of the government.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2009.


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A NEW ABNORMAL

 

“The abnormal always excites aversion, distrust, and fear.”

 

~ H.P. Lovecraft ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary island of La Gomera in 1991.


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