Posts Tagged With: Poetry

all this paradise

 

“Think of what a paradise this world would be
if men were kind and wise.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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le cadeau

 

“We are always the same age inside.”

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2016.


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now

 

“Quantum est in rebus inane!”
“How much folly there is in human affairs.”

 

~ Aulus Persius Flaccus ~

 

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


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corner

 

“There is only one corner of the universe you can
be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.”

 

~ Aldous Huxley ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a ceramic creation by Thierry Basile taken in Paris in June 2018.


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all our being ends

 

“At the moment when we end, all our being ends with us.”

 

~ Honoré-Gabriel Riqueti de Mirabeau ~

 

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flou

 

“Don’t lose who you are in the blur of the stars.
Seeing is deceiving, dreaming is believing.”

 

~ Jessie J. ~

 

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even slower

 

“When we remember we are all mad,
the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.”

 

~ Mark Twain ~

 

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dark corners

 

“The bright dawn flooded the room, and swept
the fantastic shadows into dusky corners,
where they lay shuddering.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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a danger

 

“Always be a poet, even in prose.”

 

~ Charles Baudelaire ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Le Dôme Café in Paris in May 2010.


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pills

 

“White pill, blue pill, yellow pill, purple pill;
its like swallowing a rainbow every bedtime.”

 

~ Amelia Atwater-Rhodes ~

 

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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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golden fleece

 

“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”

 

~ Anne Sexton ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2012.


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overkill

 

“Nobody leaves this place without singing the blues.”

 

~ Albert Collins ~

 

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


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two fragments

 

“Of the seven deadly sins,
lust is definitely the pick of the litter.”

 

~ Tom Robbins ~

 

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


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a numbness

 

“How nice – to feel nothing,
and still get full credit for being alive.”

 

~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

 

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the day after

 

“Before the first before and after the last after, there is night waiting.”

 

~ Dejan Stojanovic ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of mold on a wall, taken in Paris in May 2018.


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tiptoe away

 

“Like those crabs which dress themselves with seaweed,
we wear belief and custom.”

 

~ Cyril Connolly ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Fouras, France in June 2006.


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trick of the tongue

 

“The tadpole poet will never grow into anything bigger than a frog.”

 

~ Algernon Charles Swinburne ~

 

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saxophones

 

“Sob on the long cool winding saxophones. Go to it, O jazzmen.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

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le peintre

 

“I do not seek. I find.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

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


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