Posts Tagged With: Hands

obscured by clouds

 

“I do not choose the right word, I get rid of the wrong one.”

 

~ A.E. Housman ~

 

000 obscured by clouds

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in November 2022.


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sing me a soft song of my childhood

 

“Childhood is a short season.”

~ Helen Hayes ~

 

000 sing me a soft song of my childhood

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2022.


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ces vieilles mains

 

“Last night I woke up with someone squeezing my hand.
It was my other hand.”

 

~ William S. Burroughs ~

 

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


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a study of hands

 

“My life is light, waiting for the death wind,
Like a feather on the back of my hand.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of Picasso’s Étude des Mains (Study Of Hands) painted in Paris in the spring of 1921 taken in le Musée national PicassoParis in May 2015.


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HANDS

 

“Hands have their own language.”

 

~ Simon Van Booy ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in the Cimetière du Père-Lachaise in May 2018.


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ONE WAY STREET

 

“Well it’s such a strange world that I’m living in,
she was my woman and she was my friend,
but I was wrong again…”

 

~ Leon Russell ~

 

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


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THE SILENCE OF HER LIES

 

“When truth is replaced by silence, the silence is a lie.”

 

~ Yevgeny Yevtushenko ~

 

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


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GOT IT!

 

“The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain!”

 

~ Frederick Loewe ~

 

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


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I LOOKED UP

 

“Oblivion carries me on his shoulder…”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

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


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WOODEN HEARTS

 

“There are too many souls of wood not to love
those wooden characters who do indeed have a soul.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in December 2012.


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BIRTHDATE, TO SOME DEGREE

 

“Memory, in widow’s weeds,
with naked feet stands on a tombstone.”

 

~ Aubrey de Vere ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Bristol, England in June 1980.


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THE HEART TORN OUT

 

“There is a wisdom of the head, and…a wisdom of the heart.”

 

~ Charles Dickens ~

 

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


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THUMPER

 

“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Enhanced image developed from a digital painting created in Spring 2000.


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INCURABLE DISEASE

 

“Now, I ain’t afraid of dyin’,
but there’s one thing I can’t forget,
no one who’s gone over there’s
come back to talk about it yet…”

 

~ Memphis Slim ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in on the island of Ischia, Italy in June 1996.


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KNOW MYSELF

 

“Know thyself’ was written over the portal of the antique world.
Over the portal of the new world, ‘Be thyself’ shall be written.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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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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HOW MANY HANDS

 

“Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.”

 

~ Charles Spurgeon ~

 

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


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A DAY SPENT SITTING IN THE SUN

 

“Silence is of the gods; only monkeys chatter.”

 

~ Buster Keaton ~

 

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


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LE TAUREAU

 

“We have invented nothing new.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

(after seeing the cave paintings of Lascaux)

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture by Ule Ewelt taken in Paris in June 2018.


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THE STAIRCASE

 

“Friendship is like a rainbow between two hearts.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in May 2018.


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