Posts Tagged With: Sighs

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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DESIRE

 

“Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.”

 

~ Robert Frost ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the sculpture “Le Désir” by Aristide Maillol taken in Paris in June 2019.


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WHAT IT COST ME

 

“Passion pursues; love surrenders.”

 

~ Janet Todd ~

 

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AN ANONYMOUS PROPOSITION

 

“Rest in reason. Move in Passion.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

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THE SECRET OF THE PARADOX

 

“Ah, but I was so much younger then…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

 

“A closed mouth catches no flies.”

 

~ Miguel De Cervantes ~

 

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


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YEARNING

 

“How we need another soul to cling to.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of street art on the Berlin Wall taken in January 2018.


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EVENING STAR

 

“Venus is kind to creatures as young as we;
we know not what we do,
and while we’re young we have the right
to live and love like gods.”

 

~ Ovid ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2007.


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LOOKING THROUGH THE GLASS

 

“I can’t go back to yesterday – because I was a different person then.”

 

~ Lewis Carroll ~

 

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BOVINE SIGHS

 

“Cows are gentle, interesting animals.”

 

~ Ingrid Newkirk ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in September 1991.


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LUSH

 

“Savor with me the lushness of a lingering sleep…
and last night’s dream.”

 

~ Sanober Khan ~

 

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


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MOON IN JUNE

 

“I have had my hand on the moon;
what is the use of trying to rise a little way from the ground?”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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ROSE

 

“Life is full of paradoxes, as roses are of thorns.”

 

~ Fernando Pessoa ~

 

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


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SILHOUETTESEX

 

“The clitoris is pure in purpose.
It is the only organ in the body
designed purely for pleasure.”

 

~ Eve Ensler ~

 

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


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LATE AFTERNOONS

 

“When love is not madness, it is not love.”

 

~ Pedro Calderon de la Barca ~

 

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


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LE CAUCHEMAR

 

“They’ve promised that dreams can come true –
but forgot to mention that nightmares are dreams, too.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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MINUET TIME

 

“The only thing wrong with being an atheist
is that there’s nobody to talk to during an orgasm.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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


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DÉSIR FLAGRANT

 

“We always long for the forbidden things,
and desire what is denied us.”

 

~ Francois Rabelais ~

 

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


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SIGHS

 

“The drama of life begins with a wail
and ends with a sigh.”

 

~ Minna Antrim ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by Philippe Baudelocque taken in Paris in July 2013.


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ÉCLAT

 

“Art demands constant observation.”

 

~ Vincent van Gogh ~

 

Digital image created in October 2017.


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