Posts Tagged With: Morning

THE TENEBROSITY OF DREAM

 

“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

 

~ Edgar Allen Poe ~

 

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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 ~

 

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CUPPA JAVA

 

“To do good work one must eat well, be well housed,
have one’s fling from time to time, smoke one’s pipe,
and drink one’s coffee in peace.”

 

~ Vincent Van Gogh ~

 

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


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TAPIS

 

“Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.”

 

~ Theodore Roethke ~

 

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TERPSICHORE

 

“Terpsikhore summons me to sing.”

 

~ Corinna ~

 

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


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THE OIL OF YOU

 

“And ever has it been known that love knows not
its own depth until the hour of separation.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of Vénus Sortant Du Bain by Christophe-Gabriel Allegrain taken in Paris in June 2019.


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ONE MORNING’S MOON

 

“And he beholds the moon;
like a rounded fragment of ice filled with motionless light.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken circa 1982.


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DEATH IS A DANCER

 

“Death is the final dance of dreams, desires, loves and hopes.”

 

~ Debasish Mridha ~

 

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


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I LIE ALONE

“And my tongue stiffens into silence,
thin flames underneath my skin prickle and spark,
a rush of blood booms in my ears, and then my eyes go dark.”

~ Sappho ~

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BY NIGHT ALL CATS ARE GRAY

“Women and cats will do as they please,
and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”

~ Robert A. Heinlein ~

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


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PIÈCE DE RÉSISTANCE

 

“Existence is a series of footnotes
to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov

 

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ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE

 

“And the rose like a nymph to the bath addrest,
Which unveiled the depth of her glowing breast,
Till, fold after fold, to the fainting air,
The soul of her beauty and love lay bare.”

 

~ Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

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GARGOYLE SANS CATHEDRAL

 

“One drop of wine is enough to redden a whole glass of water.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a gargoyle on one of the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral taken in Paris in July 2013.


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BAINROW

 

“We are such stuff As dreams are made on,
and our little life is rounded with a sleep.”

 

~William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in April 2008.


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IN HER I HAD EVERYTHING

 

“A thought that sometimes makes me hazy:
Am I – or are the others crazy?”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the mineral Sepiolite taken in Paris in May 2018.


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THE PRICE PAID

 

“Every luxury must be paid for,
and everything is a luxury,
starting with being in this world.”

 

~ Cesare Pavese ~

 

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


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FOR ALL OUR LIVES

 

“All that nothing causes all that pain…”

 

~ Chris Smither ~

 

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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” ~

 

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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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ONE MUSHROOM MORE

 

“Existence has overpowered Books.
Today I slew a Mushroom.”

 

~ Emily Dickinson ~

 

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