Posts Tagged With: Lips

TERSE WORDS

 

“It was a comedy of errors, a tragedy of truth…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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OUGHT TO BE

 

“Should; shouldn’t; ought; oughtn’t—the enemies of contentment.”

 

~ Frank Delaney ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 1982.


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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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SONG FOR MY LADY

 

“Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a July 2020 scan of a painting done circa 1969 by a lady friend known only as my “Spirit.”


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DEVIL’S DOPPELBOCK

 

“We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by an unknown artist taken in September 2013.


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SAXOPHONES

 

“Sob on the long cool winding saxophones. Go to it, O jazzmen.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2017.


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SERPENTINE EYES

 

“I will have my serpent’s tongue,
my woman’s voice, my sexual voice, my poet’s voice.
I will overcome the tradition of silence.”  

 

~ Gloria E. Anzaldúa ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2007.


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YEARNING

 

“How we need another soul to cling to.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of street art on the Berlin Wall taken in January 2018.


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SHE WAITED FOR HIM

 

“Waiting is the rust of the soul.”

 

~ Carlos Ruiz Zafon ~

 

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


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FOSSIL

 

“Language is fossil Poetry.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

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


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