Posts Tagged With: Magic

no finer magic

 

“Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.”

 

~ Standing Bear ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Glauberg, Germany in July 1986.


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summer solstice

 

“But thy eternal Summer shall not fade.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a cropped photo taken at Stonehenge in England as the sun rose over the Heel Stone on the morning of June 21st 1983.


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shroomagic

 

“…And you, whose pastime is to make midnight mushrooms…”

 

~ Prospero in Shakespeare’s The Tempest ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2004.


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tree of life

 

“Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky.
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
that we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2020 of a Batik, made by a Finnish artist named Riita in 1980.


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A GRAVITY OF LANGUAGE

 

Words, too, have genuine substance –
mass and weight and specific gravity.”

 

~ Tim O’Brien ~

 

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


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SING

 

“Singing, it’s like it’s like loving somebody,
it’s a supreme emotional and physical experience.”

 

~ Janis Joplin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2014. Courtesy of DePiero and Associates.


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THE MOVEMENT OF AIR

 

“A painter paints pictures on canvas.
But musicians paint their pictures on silence.”

 

~ Leopold Stokowski ~

 

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


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BEDSIDE WIT

 

“I can resist anything except temptation.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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CHILDHOOD’S END

 

“Childhood is a promise that is never kept.”

 

~ Ken Hill ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Fouras, France in June 2006.


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THE FIRST ACT IN THE TRAGEDY OF TOUCH

 

“Touch has a memory.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of a restored Roman mosaic taken in June 2004.


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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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ONE NIGHTMORE

 

“If songs were lines in a conversation,
the situation would be fine…”

 

~ Nick Drake ~

 

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


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NO FINER MAGIC

 

“Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.”

 

~ Standing Bear ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Glauberg, Germany in July 1986.


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TREE OF LIFE

 

“Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky.
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
that we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a Batik, made by a Finnish artist named Riita in 1980, taken in January 2020.


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MOONSTONE MAGIC

 

“The moon, like to a silver bow new bent in heaven.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a lunar achondrite meteorite taken in Paris in May 2018.


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A GRAVITY OF LANGUAGE

 

“Words, too, have genuine substance –
mass and weight and specific gravity.”

 

~ Tim O’Brien ~

 

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


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FULL BLOOD WOLF MOON

 

“For us there is only one season, the season of sorrow.
The very sun and moon seem taken from us.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on January 21st 2019.


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VOODOO

 

“There’s a bit of magic in everything,
and then some loss to even things out.”

 

~ Lou Reed ~

 

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


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THE MOVEMENT OF AIR

 

A painter paints pictures on canvas.
But musicians paint their pictures on silence.”

 

~ Leopold Stokowski ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2017.


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ALL THINGS SEEN AND UNSEEN

 

“Night does not show things, it suggests them.
It disturbs and surprises us with its strangeness.
It liberates forces within us which are dominated
by our reason during the daytime.”

 

~ Brassaï ~

 

000-all-things-seen-and-unseenDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken at Stonehenge in June 2007.


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