Posts Tagged With: God

LUMPY GRAVY

 

“The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.”

 

~ Steven Weinberg ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 1984.


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NO GOD

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in September 2017.


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APOCALYPSO

 

“This is the way the world ends,
not with a bang, but a whimper.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in September 1999.


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HATS OFF TO GOD

 

“Religion: A daughter of Hope and Fear,
explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.”

 

~ Ambrose Bierce ~

 

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


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DEBAUCHED THEM ONE BY ONE

 

“…the human being, like the immortals,
naturally places sexual intercourse
far and away above all other joys –
yet he has left it out of his heaven!”

 

~ Mark Twain” ~

 

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


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GOD TAKES A BREAK

 

“I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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THE GOLDEN SHAFT

 

“He who climbs upon the highest mountains
laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary.”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original Polaroid photo taken at the Peaks Of Otter, Virginia in Spring 1978 .


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FOOL’S GOLD

 

“…the number of children and adults tortured
in the name of mainstream religious
and racial orthodoxy outweighs any others.”

 

~ Valerie Sinason ~

 

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


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L’ŒUF

 

“At the very dawn of religion,
God was a woman.
Do you remember?”

 

~ Merlin Stone ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a Pyrite formation in Quartz taken in Paris in June 2018.


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THE DEATH-LIKE AGONY OF DESIRE

 

“Secrecy is the original sin.
The fig leaf in the Garden of Eden.
The basic crime against love.”

 

~ Timothy Leary ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Berlin January 2018.


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ETERNAL LIFE

 

“As yourselves your empires fall,
And every kingdom hath a grave.”

 

~ William Habington ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Cimetière Père Lachaise in Paris in June 2017.


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ODE TO HYPERION

 

“In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.”
 
~ Horace ~

 

Digital image of the moon “Hyperion” created in May 2017.


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PARADISE

 

“An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

000 paradiseDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Bavaria in June 2014.


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