Posts Tagged With: Seasons

WITHERS

 

“It will not always be summer; build barns.”

 

~ Hesiod ~

 

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HER BRIGHT EMBRACE

 

“Landlords, like all other men,
love to reap where they never sowed.”

 

~ Karl Marx ~

 

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MEMORIES

 

“The days are short, the sun a spark
hung thin between the dark and dark.”

 

~ John Updike ~

 

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LAST LEAF

 

“No one but Night, with tears on her dark face,
watches beside me in this windy place.”

 

~ Edna St. Vincent Millay ~

 

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TÊTE-À-TÊTES

 

“L’automne est le silence avant l’hiver.”
“Autumn is the hush before winter.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

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THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER

 

“The world is tired, the year is old,
the faded leaves are glad to die…”

 

~ Sara Teasdale ~

 

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THE LAST LEAF

 

“Autumn is the hush before winter.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

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THE LAST BUTTERFLY

 

“We are like butterflies who flutter
  for a day and think it is forever.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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THE WAITING GAME

 

“Dreaming is happiness. Waiting is life.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

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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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FIRST BREATH

“Love is the eternal first breath.”

~ Vanna Bonta ~

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SAFE HARBOUR

 

“When traversing the vast sea of loneliness,
Oneness is the only true safe harbor.”

 

~ Gary Hopkins ~

 

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POET TREE

 

“The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

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SAME OL’ MOON

 

“Lend me thy pen to write a word in the moonlight…”

 

~ from a French folk song ~

 

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DISROBED

 

“The truth is rarely pure and never simple.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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SEASON OF SILENCE

 

“I said nothing for a time,
just ran my fingertips along the edge
of the human-shaped emptiness
that had been left inside me.”

 

~ Haruki Murakami ~

 

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SEASON OF FRIENDSHIP

 

“There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.”

 

~ Josh Billings ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Camille Claudel’s sculpture (detail) L’Âge mur taken in Paris in June 2019.


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SWARMING

 

“Winter is much like unrequited love; cold and merciless.”

 

~ Kellie Elmore ~

 

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NINE SILVER GOBLETS OF ME

 

Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather
and a little music played out of doors
by somebody I do not know.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

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DREAMDANCER

 

“Yes, I deserve a spring – I owe nobody nothing.”

 

~ Virginia Woolf ~

 

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