Posts Tagged With: Music

IMMEDIATE CURTAIN

 

“Life is a cosmic joke.”

 

~ Robert Wyatt ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in December 2019. Poem title borrowed from Robert Wyatt’s song “Immediate Curtain.”


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EAR WORMS

 

“Hums aren’t things which you get; they get you.”

 

~ Winnie the Pooh ~

 

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


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JE VIS À DANSER

 

“Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the painting Ramsès dans son harem (detail) by Jean Lacomte du Noüy taken in Paris in June 2019.


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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 an original photo taken in April 2017.


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FLOWER CHILD

 

“With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon,
who could not be happy?”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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JANIE

 

“To love and win is the best thing;
to love and lose, the next best.”

 

~ William Thackeray ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original scan of a linoleum print (ca. 1971) by an unknown artist scanned in October 2019.


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The Poet


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MOONCHILD

 

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

 

~ A.J. Lawless ~

 

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


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SUMMERTYME TRYST

 

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon;
to me those have always been
the two most beautiful words
in the English language.”

 

~ Henry James ~

 

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


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THE RIDER

 

“If you don’t have sex and you don’t do drugs,
your rock ‘n’ roll better be awfully good.”

 

~ Abbie Hoffman ~

 

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


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SIREN

 

“It is natural to indulge in the illusions of hope.
We are apt to shut our eyes to that siren
until she allures us to our death.”

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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


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