Posts Tagged With: Rhine River

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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BEAUTIFUL LIES YOU CAN LIVE IN

 

“Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose”

 

~ Gertrude Stein ~

 

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


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PATIENTLY IN PLACE

 

“The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.”

 

~ Moliere ~

 

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


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A WINDY DAY

 

The wind shows us how close to the edge we are.

 

~ Joan Didion ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Rhine River in January 2018.


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DARK SHADOWS

 

“Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

000-dark-shadowsDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken along the Rhine River in November 1980.


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SOLITAIRE

 

“Writing is utter solitude, the descent into the cold abyss of oneself.”

 

~ Franz Kafka ~

 

000-solitaireOriginal photo taken on the Rhine River in September 2016.


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LORELEI

 

“Every man needs his Siren
To check his courage and strength
When he hears her song
In his travels through the unknown.”

 

~ Dejan Stojanovic ~

 

000-loreleiDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the Lorelei taken in Germany in July 1982.


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RHEIN

 

“The air grows cool and darkles,
The Rhine flows calmly on;
The mountain summit sparkles
In the light of the setting sun.”

 

~ Heinrich Heine ~

 

000 rheinDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Rhine River near Wiesbaden, Germany in November 1981.


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DELIRIUM

 
 
“I pause to record that I feel in extraordinary form. Delirium perhaps.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~
 
 

000 deliriumDigitally enhanced detail from a photo taken on the Rhine River in February 2016.


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EMPTY SHELLS

 

 

“In an instant all will vanish and we’ll be alone once more, in the midst of nothingness.”

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

 

000 empty shells

Digitally enhanced detail of photo taken along the Rhine River in February 2016.


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