Posts Tagged With: Light

grow wings

 

“Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?”

 

~ Frida Kahlo ~

 

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


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dans un brouillard

 

“Love is a fog that burns with the first daylight of reality.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

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


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a drowning man

 

“The man in ecstasy and the man drowning: both raise their arms.”

 

~ Franz Kafka ~

 

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


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give and take

 

“One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.”

 

~ George Eliot ~

 

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


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a place i called home

 

“There are places we fear, places we dream,
places whose exiles we became
and never learned it until, sometimes, too late.”

 

~Thomas Pynchon ~

 

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


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rainbows raining down

 

“Poetry is a phantom script telling how
rainbows are made and why they go away.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

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


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a simple truth

 

“Concerning matter, we have been all wrong.
What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration
has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses.
There is no matter.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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


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lamp

 

“Even a single lamp dispels the deepest darkness.”

 

~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Roman lamp taken in 2004.


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coda

 

“He was inside the nightmare.”

 

~ Patrick Ness ~

 

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


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film noir

 

“It probably started in poetry; almost everything does.”

 

~ Raymond Chandler ~

 

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


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shadow and light

 

“Wherever there is light, look for the shadow.
The shadow is me.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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


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moon over me

 

“There are nights when the wolves are silent
and only the moon howls.”

 

~ George Carlin ~

 

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


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paradox

 

“What? do I love her,
that I desire to hear her speak again,
and feast upon her eyes.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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blabberwockey

 

“It seems to fill my head with ideas –
only I don’t know exactly what they are.”

 

~ Lewis Carroll ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020 of a chondrite meteorite that was found in Morocco in 2019.


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points of light

 

“I know there is infinity beyond ourselves.
I wonder if there is infinity within.”

 

~ Charles Lindbergh ~

 

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


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élan vital

 

“The only truth is music.”

 

~ Jack Kerouac ~

 

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


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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 a photo taken in Paris in May 2019.


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DARK COME THE DAYS

 

“Night’s black Mantle covers all alike.”

 

~ Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2019. Photo courtesy of W. Feger, used with permission.


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SHINE A LIGHT ON ME

 

“Is man merely a mistake of God’s?
Or God merely a mistake of man?”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

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


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HALCYON

 

“Illusion is the first of all pleasures.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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