Posts Tagged With: Music

MANY SUMMERS SINCE

 

“And all the friends that you once knew are left behind,
they kept you safe and so secure amongst
the books and all the records of your lifetime…”

 

~ Nick Drake ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Lynchburg, Virginia in 1978.


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SOOTHE A SAVAGE BREAST

 

“Musick hath Charms to sooth a savage Breast,
To soften Rocks, or bend a knotted Oak.”

 

~ William Congreve ~

 

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


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BAUDELAIRE

 

“Always be a poet, even in prose.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken of the grave of Charles Baudelaire in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in February 2007.


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PARIS: PLEASURES, PASSIONS AND PERAMBULATIONS – TWO

 

“When spring comes to Paris
the humblest mortal alive
must feel that he dwells in paradise.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a bronze sculpture seen at a neighbourhood flea market on Rue Saint Medard, taken in Paris in May 2018.


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LE LIVRE

 

It is what you read when you don’t have to
that determines what you will be
when you can’t help it.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a bas-relief “Le Livre” (1925) by Antoine Bourdelle taken in Paris in May 2012.


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A COMFORTABLE FIT

 

“Cancel my subscription to the resurrection…”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2018. Photo courtesy of Mühlberger Media Inc.


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WINDOW

 

There is not a particle of life
which does not bear poetry within it.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

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


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BISOUS

 

“Soul meets soul on lovers’ lips.”

 

~  Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of lipstick kisses left on Oscar Wilde’s grave in Paris in August 2015.


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TREES TALK

 

“Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky,
We fell them down and turn them into paper,
That we may record our emptiness.”

 

~ Kahlil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a dendrochronological sample of a tree felled in the year 30 AD, taken in March 2018.


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TROUBADOUR

 

“If songs were lines in a conversation
The situation would be fine.”

 

~ Nick Drake ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a crop of an original photo of fossil Crinoids taken in February 2018.


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