Posts Tagged With: Pain

CHARON’S OBOL

 

“Oblivion carries me on his shoulder…”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

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JADE

 

“Looking back over a lifetime,
you see that love was the answer to everything.”

 

~ Ray Bradbury ~

 

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DREAM

 

“Do not follow where the path may lead.
Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

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LA HURLEMENT

 

“Pleasure is nothing else but the intermission of pain.”

 

~ John Selden ~

 

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


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LE CAUCHEMAR

 

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

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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BE YOU GONE

 

“Every nerve that can thrill with pleasure,
can also agonize with pain.”

 

~ Horace Mann ~

 

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


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CURTAINS

 

“Bring down the curtain, the farce is over.”

 

~ Francois Rabelais ~

 

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PAIN

 

“Pain is very often a maimed creature without a mouth.”

 

~ Jeanette Winterson ~

 

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LE CŒUR FRAGILE

 

“The heart was made to be broken.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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TO BE LOVED

 

“A heart to love, and in that heart,
Courage, to make’s love known.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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L’AMOUR FAIT MAL

 
“The love that lasts the longest
is the love that is never returned.”

 

~ William Somerset Maugham ~

 

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SI HEUREUX

 

“A lifetime of happiness?
No man could bear it:
it would be hell on earth.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

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BAGAGES

 

“Never be a prisoner of your past,
it was just a lesson, not a life sentence…”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Cimetiere du PereLachaise in Paris in May 2015.


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PARADOX – TWO

 

This is the third installment in a continuing series of excerpts
taken from a long prose poem started at the end of the 1980’s.

 

 

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PARADOX – ONE

 

This is the second installment in a continuing series of excerpts
taken from a long prose poem started at the end of the 1980’s.

 

 

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