Posts Tagged With: Memories

long shadows

 

“Some shadows are so long, they arrive before the light.”

 

~ Terry Pratchett ~

 

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


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the ghosts of my life

 

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

 

~ Lauren Oliver ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a scan of a Polaroid negative taken sometime around 1970.


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never looked back

 

“I never waste time looking back.”

 

~ Eleanor Roosevelt ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in July 2014.


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all that nothing

 

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain…”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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ruines

 

“Smooth and smiling faces everywhere,
but ruin in their eyes.”

 

~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail of the sculptured walls by Louis Leygue in Studio 104 Radio France) taken in Paris in December 2019.


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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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look back in anger

 

“There is nothing so cruel in this world
as the desolation of having nothing to hope for.”

 

~ Haruki Murakami ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in the late 1980’s.


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open book

 

“A breeze discovered my open book,
and began to flutter the leaves to look.”

 

~ Robert Frost ~

 

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


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fantômes

 

“The ghosts you chase you never catch.”

 

~ John Malkovich ~

 

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


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flapper

 

“A Flapper is one with a jitney body and a limousine mind.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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


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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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page three

 

“Nowadays most men lead lives of noisy desperation.”

 

~ James Thurber ~

 

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


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spice

 

“Words are like spices. Too many is worse than too few.”

 

~ Joan Aiken ~

 

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


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fièvre

 

“My love is as a fever, longing still.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2018.


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the dark attic of forgotten lives

 

“Full many a flower is born to blush unseen.”

 

~ James Joyce ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a cropped photo of a painting by Brigida Böttcher on a preserved section of the Berlin Wall taken in Berlin in January 2018.


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stop to smell the roses

 

“And in the end, the love you take,
   is equal to the love you make…”

 

~ Paul McCartney ~

 

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


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at last i am free

 

“There is a time for departure
even when there’s no certain place to go.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

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


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ces vieilles mains

 

“Last night I woke up with someone squeezing my hand.
It was my other hand.”

 

~ William S. Burroughs ~

 

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


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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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as civilization begins to crumble

 

“We can endure neither our vices
nor the remedies needed to cure them.”

 

~ Livy ~

 

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


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