Posts Tagged With: Oblivion

NOTHING AT ALL

 

“Belief never was, is not and will never be truth.”

 

~ Erik Barth ~

 

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AN UNLISTED NUMBER

 

“Oblivion is the flower that grows best on graves.”

 

~ George Sand ~

 

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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 ~

 

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STILLLEBEN

 

“…life, by definition, is never still.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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NO DEPOSIT, NO RETURN

 

“Kisses honeyed by oblivion.”

 

~ George Eliot ~

 

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MY WOODEN FACE

 

“A mask tells us more than a face.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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MAYFLIES

 

“Time is a river sweeping away
all that is born towards the darkest shore.”

 

~ Félix J. Palma ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken by M. Weller in June 2021.


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THIS ONE SIDE OF SLUMBER

 

“O who knows what slumbers in the background of the times?”

 

~ Friedrich Schiller ~

 

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TICK TOCK

 

“Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.”

 

~ Hector Berlioz

 

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THE STOLEN YEAR

 

“My mind is the only sanctuary that has not been stolen from me.”

 

~ Christopher Paolini ~

 

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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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THAT ONCE CAST HER SHADOW

 

“Death ends a life, not a relationship.”

 

~ Jack Lemmon ~

 

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CRACKS AND CREVICES

 
“We are an episode between two oblivions.”

 

~ Thomas Nagel ~

 

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MY TURN TO BE FORGOTTEN

 

“Don’t it always seem to go
that you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone…”

 

~ Joni Mitchell ~

 

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MY BLANK PAGES

 

“The blank page gives us the right to dream.”

 

~ Gaston Bachelard ~

 

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THE GHOSTS OF MY LIFE

 

“Maybe before you die, it’s your ghosts you see.”

 

~ Lauren Oliver ~

 

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LINES FOR A LOVER NOT NEXT TO ME

 

“Absence – that common cure of love.”

 

~ Lord Byron ~

 

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POEM FROM THE BOTTOM OF A BLACK HOLE

 

“There are many black holes, and there are many universes.
Life is a never ending circle, and so too, is death.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

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OBLIVION

 

“We are an episode between two oblivions.”

 

~ Thomas Nagel ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of just a few of the many boxes taken in May 2005.


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THIS TOO SHALL PASS

 

“What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

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


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