Posts Tagged With: Horizon

REDOLENCE

 

“Ah, but I was so much older then,
I’m younger than that now…”

 

~ Bob Dylan ~

 

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


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DANCES I NEVER DANCED

 

“Opportunity is a bird that never perches.”

 

~ Claude Maxwell MacDonald ~

 

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


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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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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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ONE LONG LAST LOOK

 

“I had said goodbye to her once before, but it took everything
I had to say goodbye to her then, again, for the last time,
like poor Orpheus turning for a last backward glance at the ghost
of his only love and in the same heartbeat losing her forever:
hinc illae lacrimae, hence those tears.”

 

~ Donna Tartt ~

 

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


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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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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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THE GHOSTS OF MY LIFE

 

“Maybe before you die, it’s your ghosts you see.”

 

~ Lauren Oliver ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a scan of an unknown photo format taken sometime around 1970.


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BANDORA’S POX

 

“What a chimera then is man. What a novelty!
What a monster… what a contradiction, what a prodigy.”

 

~ Blaise Pascal ~

 

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


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AS WE ONCE KNEW IT

 

“As beings, we should not strive to change the world but change ourselves.
For if we change ourselves all things are possible.”

 

~ Henry Johnson Jr. ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Rethymno on the Island of Crete in 1992.


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FLOAT AWAY…

 

“As they expect to see you drowning, keep on floating.”

 

~ Gift Gugu Mona ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in 1994.


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HORIZON

 

“No borders, just horizons – only freedom.”

 

~ Amelia Earhart ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2020.


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BACKWARDS IN HIEROGLYPHICS

 

“Black magic operates most effectively in preconscious, marginal areas.
Casual curses are the most effective.” 

 

~ William S. Burroughs ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020. Photo courtesy of W. Feger’s German Geological Service GmbH.


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WHEN I STILL HAD TIME TO DREAM

 

“Lost time is never found again.”

 

~ Benjamin Franklin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the mountain Donnersberg in August 1982.


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PHASES AND SHADOWS

 

“If I die in this city let my soul drown in the Seine,
don’t make the wheel start up again,
then is now and now is then,
it’s the same thing…”

 

~ John Greaves ~

 

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


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OBSCURED BY CLOUDS

 

Don’t let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.”

 

~Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Vesuvius and the Bay of Naples taken in August 1996.


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WINTERTIDE SOLSTICE

 

“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.”

 

~ Hal Borland ~

 

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


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HEART SAILS AWAY

 

“The heart of man is very much like the sea,
it has its storms, it has its tides
and in its depths it has its pearls too.”

 

~ Vincent Van Gogh ~

 

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


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SURMENÉ

 

“Never forget that the nurturing and preservation
of your own muse is job one.
Lose it and you may be losing a great deal.”

 

~ Robert Genn ~

 

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


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EARTH DAY

 

“Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together… all things connect.”

 

~ Chief Seattle ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken somewhere in northern France in May 2013.


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