Posts Tagged With: Heart

DÉSHABILLÉ

 

“The silence often of pure innocence persuades when speaking fails.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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STAINED GLASS WINDOWS

 

“For she had eyes and chose me.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced cropped detail from an original photo taken in Paris in July 2014.


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THE MISFIRED BOWL

 

“My thoughts are whirled like a potter’s wheel;
I know not where I am nor what I do.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of an antique bowl taken in July 2016.


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A SINGLE WORD

 

“With the gift of listening comes the gift of healing.”

 

~ Catherine Doherty ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in December 1987.


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FROM THE STARS STRUNG

 

Age does not protect you from love.
But love, to some extent, protects you from age.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the summer of 1985.


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FOR SOME DAMN REASON

 

“I wish for a bright day, damn why I don’t wish for a bright life!”

 

~ Irfa Rahat ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in August 2017.


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THIS EXCREMENT UNCTION

 

“So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 1992.


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IF ONLY FOR A MOMENT

 

“Happiness is a direction, not a place.”

 

~ Sydney J. Harris ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2015.


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PORTRAIT

 

“Every portrait that is painted with feeling
is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digital painting created in November 2020.


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ALWAYS BAREFOOT IN THE BRAMBLES

 

“All memories fade away in the end. Then, only dreams are left.
And because they are all we have, we confide our life’s worries to them.”

 

~ Philippe Forest ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1988.


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IN SEPARATE ROOMS FOR YEARS

 

“A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.”

 

~ Michel de Montaigne ~

 

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


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OCTOBER OCTAVES

 

“Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.”

 

~ Norman Maclean ~

 

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


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A NUMBNESS

 

“Absent the edge, we drown in numbness.”

 

~ David Whyte ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2010.


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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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SAFE HARBOUR

 

“When traversing the vast sea of loneliness,
Oneness is the only true safe harbor.”

 

~ Gary Hopkins ~

 

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


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LIVING WITH THE RISKS

 

“Everything is dangerous.
If it wasn’t so, life wouldn’t be worth living.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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THE MOON HUNG FAT AND HIGH

 

“Au clair de la lune prête moi ta plume pour écrire un mot…”
“In the moonlight lend me your pen to write a word…”

 

~ French Folk Song “Au Clair de la Lune” ~

 

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


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WITH DIVERSITY

 

“We trouble our life by thoughts about death,
and our death by thoughts about life.”

 

~ Michel de Montaigne ~

 

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


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RUTHSONG

 

“i wrote this when i was twenty-one for a very talented
lovely lady cellist who graced my life briefly…”

 

~ erik geoffrey barth a.k.a. nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a July 2020 scan of a card made 48 years ago by Ruth.


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LINES FOR A LOVER NOT NEXT TO ME

 

“Absence – that common cure of love.”

 

~ Lord Byron ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in August 2017.


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