Posts Tagged With: Rain

CAMOUFLAGED

 

“The only sure camouflage was unpredictability.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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


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YAWNS BACK AT ME IN YELLOW

 

“Sundown, yellow moon, I replay the past,
I know every scene by heart, they all went by so fast.”

 

~ Bob Dylan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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PLEUVOIR

 

 

“And then we talked of the rain, always back to the rain…”

 

~ Lou Reed ~

 

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


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THE DEATH OF A ROSE

 

“When I have plucked the rose,
I cannot give it vital growth again,
it needs must wither.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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STOLEN WORDS

 

“Good artists copy, great artists steal.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Spring 2002.


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WETSTEPS

 

“I feared this once, but I never knew that a sky so black, was once so blue.”

 

~ Billy J. Barnum ~

 

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


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ME LYDIA

 

Today being the first day of Spring,
it would seem appropriate to reflect back
upon the springtime of my youthful days,
when I was seemingly a daft and foolish buffoon,
who’d stumble into the pit, who’d stand out in the rain,
who’d howl loudly at the moon.
Hmm…when I think about it, not all that much has changed…

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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IMAGES ON A EUROPEAN DAY – PART ONE

 

“Dreams are the eraser dust I blow off my page.
They fade into the emptiness, another dark gray day.”

 

~ Edgar Allan Poe ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in 1994.


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CANNABIC ODE

 

“What is a weed?
A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.”

 

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2004.


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STRANGE SILICON AND CIVIL SOFTNESS

 

“Twas when I was a wee bit younger and I’d spend
me nights down at the pub with a few pints,
scribbling in little black notebooks,
sussing out the lads and lassies…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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A YEAR OF RAIN

 

“One can find so many pains when the rain is falling.”

 

~ John Steinbeck

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken at a Roman burial excavation in July 1987.


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RHYMES WRUNG

 

“The past does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.”

 

~ Mark Twain ~

 

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


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THE SAME OLD STORY

 

“Ah, lord, it’s just the same old story,
something about love for glory…”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

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


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JUST BEGINNING

 
“The end of laughter and soft lies,
the end of nights we tried to die,
this is the end.”
 
~ Jim Morrison ~
 

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Les grottes de Cougnac in France in June 2006.


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HORSEHEAD RHYTHMS

 

“The color of truth is gray.”

 

~ Andre Gide ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2015.


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THIS DAY THAT WASN’T

 

“Slowly, with many lost days, I come back to life.”

 

~ Suzanne Collins ~

 

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


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GOLDEN FLEECE

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

~ Anne Sexton ~

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


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LORELEI’S GHOST

 

“Beneath me flows the Rhine,
and, like the stream of Time,
it flows amid the ruins of the Past.”

 

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the Rhine taken in February 2016.


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CLOWNS IN A THREE RING BINDER

 

”All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
To be natural is to be obvious,
and to be obvious is to be inartistic.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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GRAY

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2010.


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