Posts Tagged With: Shadows

TRAPPED

 

“If one has never known freedom,
it is easy to be blind to the gridirons composing one’s cell.”

 

~ Nenia Campbell ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2014.


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THE FABRIC OF OUR SOULS

 

“The fabric of existence weaves itself whole.”

 

~ Charles Ives ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1983.


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SERIOUS MOONLIGHT

 

“Let’s sway under the moonlight, this serious moonlight…”

 

~ David Bowie ~

 

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


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FULL FAT MOON

 

“The night walked down the sky with the moon in her hand.”

 

~ Frederic Lawrence Knowles ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in November 2007.


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THE RED ROOM

 

“Is it possible that existence is our exile and nothingness our home?”

 

~ Emile M. Cioran ~

 

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


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BEDSIDE WIT

 

“I can resist anything except temptation.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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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.


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DUSTED WITH STARS

 

“Are we human because we gaze at the stars
or do we gaze at the stars because we are human?”

 

~ Neil Gaiman ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the island of La Palma, the Canary Islands, in November 1994.


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OUT THERE

“We long to return to normal, but normal led to this…”

~ Ed Yong ~

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


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SITTING IN SILENCE

 

“Remember, writing poetry is like making love:
one will never know whether one’s own pleasure is shared.”

 

~ Cesare Pavese ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a self-portrait taken in August 2012.


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DARK CORNERS

 

“The bright dawn flooded the room,
and swept the fantastic shadows into dusky corners,
where they lay shuddering.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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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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MINUTES MEASURED

 

“Time needs another minute.”

 

~ Sly Stone ~

 

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


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PORTRAIT

 

“Every portrait that is painted with feeling
is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digital painting created in November 2020.


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IN ALL THE SILENCE THAT IS SLEEP

 

“Silence is the speech of love.”

 

~ Richard Henry Stoddard ~

 

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


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GARGOYLE SANS CATHEDRAL

 

“One drop of wine is enough to redden a whole glass of water.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a gargoyle on one of the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral taken in Paris in July 2013.


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SHINY BLACK ADJECTIVES

 

“Life is a verb, not a noun.”

 

~ Charlotte Perkins Gilman ~

 

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


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INTO RAGE

 

“We are all sentenced to solitary confinement
inside our own skins, for life.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

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


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INCUBUS

 

“Sex ages us. Priests are boyish,
spinsters stay black-haired until after fifty.
We others, the demon rots us out.”

 

~ John Updike ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Ymir taken in October 2020. (YMIR © Ray Harryhausen).


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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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