Posts Tagged With: Mouth

TONGUE OF THE NIGHT

 

“Caught between the tongue and the taste.”

 

~ Anne Carson ~

 

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LAST FEW BREATHS

 

“When a man dies, his secrets bond like crystals, like frost on a window.
His last breath obscures the glass.” 

 

~ Anne Michaels ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 1989.


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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 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in November 2020.


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ALWAYS BAREFOOT IN THE BRAMBLES

 

“All memories fade away in the end. Then, only dreams are left.
And because they are all we have, we confide our life’s worries to them.”

 

~ Philippe Forest ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1988.


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MOO

 

“Ah, but I was so much older then,
I’m younger than that now…”

 

~ Bob Dylan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Bavarian Alps in July 2013.


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WORDLESS

 

“I have no words for my reality.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

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


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ECCENTRIC

 

“Before you can be eccentric, you must know where the circle is.”

 

~ Ellen Terry ~

 

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


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MIDNIGHTMARE

 

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

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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EARTH

 

“We are a fluke of nature,
a quirk of evolution,
a glorious contingency.”

 

~ Michael Shermer ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by Wieland Förster taken in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2011.


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YOU JUST NEVER KNOW

 

“All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique.
All artists, if they are to survive, are forced, at last,
to tell the whole story; to vomit the anguish up.”

 

~ James Baldwin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of the painting “La toilette d’Esther” by Théodore Chassériau taken in Paris in June 2019.


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NOT FADE AWAY

 

“You show me continents, I see the islands,
You count the centuries, I blink my eyes.”

 

~ Bjork ~

 

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


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THE BEAST WITH TWO HEADS

 

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

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020. Photo courtesy of Ficks & Fertig Enterprises.


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SOLARIZED

 

“I pressed her thigh and death smiled.”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

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


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SOFT SERENDIPITY

 

“Serendipity is looking in a haystack for a needle
and discovering a farmer’s daughter.”

 

~ Julius H. Comroe, Jr. ~

 

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


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ELIXIR

 

“I can die when I wish to: that is my elixir of life.”

 

~ Ernest Renan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a Roman glass bottle taken in July 1987.


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COME BLOW YOUR HORN

 

The point is, you can never be too greedy.”

 

~ Donald J. Trump ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in July 2017.


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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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CONSPIRATORS

 

“Poems are like dreams:
in them you put what you don’t know you know.”

 

~ Adrienne Rich ~

 

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


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ANNE MARIE

 

“I sometimes think there is nothing so delightful as drawing.”

 

~ Vincent van Gogh ~

 

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


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NO PLACE ELSE

 

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud
was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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


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