Posts Tagged With: Lust

SING JIM

 

“Time it was and what a time it was…”

 

~ Paul Simon ~

 

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AN ANONYMOUS PROPOSITION

 

“Rest in reason. Move in Passion.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

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TELL ME

 

“Hatred is something peculiar.
You will always find it strongest and most violent
where there is the lowest degree of culture.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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JUST A LITTLE LICK

 

“She was so small she could make mamba in a telephone booth.”

 

~ Bill Haley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Salisbury, England in June 2007.


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QUICK SKETCH

 

“I love the abstract, delicate, profound, vague,
voluptuously wordless sensation of living ecstatically.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced pixeleen image modeled in April 2001 and created in April 2020.


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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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THE RAVISHING

 

“Nymph, in thy orisons be all my sins remembered!”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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RUBENESQUE

 

“That shadow of a shadow of your love,
that somehow contains the entire universe.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Musée du Louvre in Paris in June 2019.


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THE SLAVE

 

“If all men are born free, how is it that all women are born slaves?”

 

~ Mary Astell ~

 

Digitally edited and enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of the painting “A vendre, esclaves au Caire” by Jean-Léon Gérôme taken in Paris in June 2019.


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THE BEAST WITH TWO HEADS

 

“My heart is lost; the beasts have eaten it.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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DEATH IS FOREVER

 

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow.
Learn as if you were to live forever.”

 

~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

 

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A PILLAR OF SOCIETY

 

“And so the wolf lay with the lamb.”

 

~ Nenia Campbell ~

 

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


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MEDARD AT MIDNIGHT

 

“They’ve promised that dreams can come true –
but forgot to mention that nightmares are dreams, too.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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ΣΊΒΥΛΛΑ

 

“The Sibyl with raving mouth,
uttering things mirthless, unadorned and unperformed,
reaches over a thousand years
with her voice through the god.”

 

~ Heraclitus ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the painting Ramsès dans son harem (detail) by Jean Lacomte du Noüy taken in Paris in June 2019.


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MINUIT

 

“Most glorious night! Thou wert not sent for slumber!”

 

~ Lord Byron ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting called “L’Odalisque allongée” by Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant taken in Paris in June 2019.


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HEAT TAKE TWO

 

“The bed must be a beautiful place,
not only because you make love there
but because you dream there as well.”

 

~ Anais Nin ~

 

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


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DÉSIR ROUGE

 

“There are two tragedies in life.
One is to lose your heart’s desire.
The other is to gain it.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

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


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SEVEN DEADLY SINS

 

“All the seven deadly sins are peccadilloes
but without three of them, Pride, Lust, and Sloth,
poetry might never have been born.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

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


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L’ENVIE

 

“Why should I be ashamed to describe
what nature was not ashamed to create?”

 

~ Pietro Aretino ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art on a preserved section of the Berlin Wall taken in Berlin in January 2018.


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MATIN DANS LE BORDEL

 

“Use your life to wake yourself up.”

 

~ Pema Chodron ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting taken in October 2018.


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