Posts Tagged With: River

INTO THE SILENCE

 

“The end of life has its own nature, also worth our attention.”

 

~ Mary Oliver ~

 

000 into the silence

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


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THIS ONE SIDE OF SLUMBER

 

“O who knows what slumbers in the background of the times?”

 

~ Friedrich Schiller ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in March 2021.


© 2021 nightpoet – all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

FROM THE STARS STRUNG

 

Age does not protect you from love.
But love, to some extent, protects you from age.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the summer of 1985.


© 2021 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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.


© 2020 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

RUTHSONG

 

“i wrote this when i was twenty-one for a very talented
lovely lady cellist who graced my life briefly…”

 

~ erik geoffrey barth a.k.a. nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a July 2020 scan of a card made 48 years ago by Ruth.


© 2020 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

SPANISH JUNE

 

“Cocaine’s for horses, not for men,
they tell me it’ll kill me but they don’t say when,
cocaine run all ’round my brain…”

 

~ Traditional ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2017.


© 2020 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

RIVER

 

“Yes, the river knows…”

 

~ Jim Morrison ~

 

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


© 2020 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A ROOM WITH A VIEW

 

“If country life be healthful to the body,
it is no less so to the mind.”

 

~ Giovanni Ruffini ~

 

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


© 2019 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

OOP BOOP A DOOP

 

“It’s all life is.
Just going ’round kissing people.”

 

~ F. Scott Fitzgerald ~

 

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


© 2019 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TREE FEATHERED SLOPES

 

“Acts of creation are ordinarily reserved for gods and poets.
To plant a pine, one need only own a shovel.”

 

~ Aldo Leopold ~

 

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


© 2019 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THE WILD RIDE

 

“Wild women don’t worry,
wild women don’t get the blues.”

 

~ Ida Cox ~

 

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


© 2018 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

MOORING

 

“The pessimist complains about the wind;
the optimist expects it to change;
the realist adjusts the sails.”

 

~ William Arthur Ward ~

 

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


© 2018 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

HALF MOON HIDING

 

“Dream as if you’ll live forever.
Live as if you’ll die today.”

 

~ James Dean ~

 

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


© 2018 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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.


© 2018 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Perspective, Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

WAKE

 

“You’ll take from life just the life you live…”

 

~ Henry Irla ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Seine in Paris in May 2017.


© 2017 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Paris, Perspective, Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

CRÉPUSCULE

 

“Follow the river and you will find the sea.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

000-crepusculeDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken at Le Loiret à Olivet, France in January 2017.


© 2017 nightpoet all rights reserved


Categories: Perspective, Photography, Poetry | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment