Posts Tagged With: Moon

tiptoe away

 

“Like those crabs which dress themselves with seaweed,
we wear belief and custom.”

 

~ Cyril Connolly ~

 

00 tiptoe away 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

ladder to the moon

 

“That I could clamber to the frozen moon.
And draw the ladder after me.”

 

~ Arthur Schopenhauer ~

 

000 ladder to the moon 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

same ol’ moon

 

“Lend me thy pen to write a word in the moonlight…”

 

~ from a French folk song ~

 

000 same ol' moon 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

howl moonwards

 

“Be again, be again. (Pause.)
All that old misery. (Pause.)
Once wasn’t enough for you.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

000 howl moonwards

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2016.


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

the moon hung fat and high

 

“Au clair de la lune prête moi ta plume pour écrire un mot…”
“In the moonlight lend me your pen to write a word…”

 

~ French Folk Song “Au Clair de la Lune” ~

 

000 the moon hung fat and high 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

with a fork

 

“The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

000 with a fork 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

wordless

 

“I have no words for my reality.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

000 wordless 1

Digitally enhanced image created from photos taken in Paris in May and June 2019.


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

two candles burning

 

“Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

000 two candles burning 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

terpsichore

 

“Terpsikhore summons me to sing.”

 

~ Corinna ~

 

000 terpsichore 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Crete in October 1992.


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

moon over me

 

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

 

~ George Carlin ~

 

000 moon over me 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

midnightmare

 

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

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

000 midnightmare 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

one evening’s moon

 

“We ran as if to meet the moon.”

 

~ Robert Frost ~

 

000 one evening's moon 1

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in November 2003.


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

blabberwockey

 

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

 

~ Lewis Carroll ~

 

000 blabberwocky 1

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


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

dreams fading

 

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who
can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees
the dawn before the rest of the world.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2009.


© 2022 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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.


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THE DECEMBER DREAM

 

“The world itself is but a series of footnotes
to a vast unfinished masterpiece.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

Digitally enhanced image cropped and created from a photo taken in October 2017, provided courtesy of Euterpe Enterprises. Used with permission.


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

LUNACY

 

“Dost thou not feel them slip, how cold! how cold!
The moon’s thin wavering finger-tips, along thy throat?”

 

~ Adelaide Crapsey ~

 

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


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

MOONCHILD

 

“She and the moon could always be found playing in the darkness.”

 

~ A.J. Lawless ~

 

000 moonchild 1

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


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

YAWNS BACK AT ME IN YELLOW

 

“Sundown, yellow moon, I replay the past,
I know every scene by heart, they all went by so fast.”

 

~ Bob Dylan ~

 

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


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THE MOON STARES DOWN

 

“Before the winter fire,
I will still be dreaming,
I have no thought of time.”

 

~ Sandy Denny ~

 

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


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment