Posts Tagged With: Present

STRANGE HOW WE MET

 

“We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.”

 

~ Anthony Burgess ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in August 2020 from two scans of a signed Penguin edition of A Clockwork Orange. From the author’s personal collection.


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NOT FADE AWAY

 

“You show me continents, I see the islands,
You count the centuries, I blink my eyes.”

 

~ Bjork ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2020.


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LIFELINES

 

“The hand is the visible part of the brain.”

 

~ Immanuel Kant ~

 

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


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THE GHOSTS OF THINGS UNREMEMBERED

 

“And blind oblivion swallowed cities up.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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TOO MANY BOOKS

 

“Psychopathia librorum….
I surround myself with the printed word.”

 

~ Sven Birkerts ~

 

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


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THE BOX

 

“Full many a flower is born to blush unseen.”

 

~ James Joyce ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in January 2019.


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FLIGHTS OF FANCY

 

“Some might think that the creativity,
imagination, and flights of fancy
that give my life meaning are insanity.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2010.


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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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ILLUSIONS

 

“Time is but an illusion created by
beings with limited perception.”

 

~ Ken Poriot ~

 

Photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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DREAM WITHIN A DREAM

 

Days are stringed instruments
and every one strikes a different note.”

 

~ Kenneth Alfred Evelyn Alexander ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2016.


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