Posts Tagged With: Nothingness

DREAMSTONE

 

“Once I blazed across the sky,
Leaving trails of flame;
I fell to earth, and here I lie –
Who’ll help me up again?”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a chondrite meteorite taken in Paris in June 2018.


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RÉFLEXIONS

 

“It is only the consciousness of a nonexistence
which allows us to realize for moments that we are living.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

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


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ECHOES

 

“Consciousness is a being
the nature of which
is to be conscious of
the nothingness of its being.”

 

~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Dordogne region of France in June 1985.


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FLY

 

“Mere curiosity adds wings to every step.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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


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HOWL INTO THE ENDLESS NIGHT

 

I admit that I am an old man.
I read my years in my mirror,
others read them on my brow.”

 

~ Petrarch ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in November 2017.


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LAST LEAF

 

No one but Night, with tears on her dark face,
Watches beside me in this windy place.

 

~ Edna St. Vincent Millay ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in November 2017.


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AFRAID OF DEATH

 

“Dying is an art, like everything else.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2017.


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WEATHERED

 

“Our lives are written in disappearing ink.”

 

~ Michelle Cliff ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in August 2017.


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NOTHING

 

“One never knows what each day will bring…”

 

~ John Weld ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2017.


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MY FATHER’S ASHES

 

“We are in the black theater of nonexistence.
In an eye blink the curtain is up, the stage ablaze,
for the vast drama of ourselves.”
 
~ Herman Wouk ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Virginia Beach, Virginia in November 2010.


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ONE THIN WIRE

 

“Every moment is the paradox of now or never.”

 

~ Simon Van Booy ~

 

000-one-thin-wireDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2007.


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SOLITUDE DESCENDING…

 

“Man loves company even if it is only that of a small burning candle.”

 

~ Georg Christoph Lichtenberg ~

 

000-solitude-descendingDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken sometime in 1989.


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