Posts Tagged With: Perspective

shine a light

 

“You can’t have a light without a dark to stick it in.”

 

~ Arlo Guthrie ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020.


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she

 

“O! for a muse of fire, that would ascend
the brightest heaven of invention.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced and colourized image created from a photo taken by a friend in 1972.


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fleeting heart

 

“What is life but fleeting moments of happiness
strung together on necklace of despair?”

 

~ Marian Keyes ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2019.


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death and cobwebs

 

“When you bring the light into your dark house,
that is when you see the cobwebs and spiders.”

 

~ Rajneesh ~

 

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


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i dream

 

“There is no such thing as repetition. Only insistence.”

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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


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laughs in your face

 

“Five to one, baby, one in five, no one here gets out alive…”

 

~ Jim Morrison

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2019.


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danseuse

 

“Dancing is poetry with arms and legs.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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


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waiting for the end

 

“Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.”

 

~ Maurice Chevalier ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2023.


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face in the wall

 

“The countenance is the portrait of the soul,
and the eyes mark its intentions.”

 

~ Cicero ~

 

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


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catshadow

 

“At night all cats are grey.”

 

~ French proverb ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2022.


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barke

 

“In order to understand the world,
one has to turn away from it on occasion.”

 

~ Albert Camus ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a sketch done in 1970 and scanned in July 2020.


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’twas time

 

“Open your mind and let the pictures out.”

 

~ William S. Burroughs ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2021.


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larmes de bleu

 

“It is such a secret place, the land of tears.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

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


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l’ombre de la mort

 

“Life itself is but the shadow of death,
and souls departed but the shadows of the living.”

 

~ Thomas Browne ~

 

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


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like the moon

 

“The eye is always caught by light,
but shadows have more to say.”

 

~ Gregory Maguire ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2018.


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be we

 

“There is no darkness but ignorance.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the early 1980’s.


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full blood wolf moon

 

“For us there is only one season, the season of sorrow.
The very sun and moon seem taken from us.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2019.


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creation chimera

 

“Being a poet is not a job or a profession but a way of life.”

 

~ Kathleen Raine ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in July 2013.


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empires

 

“We’re doomed to repeat the past no matter what.
That’s what it is to be alive.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Pompeii in June 1996.


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can’t see the forest for the irony

 

“It’s an artist’s right to rebel against the world’s stupidity.”

 

~ E. A. Bucchianeri

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2020.


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