Posts Tagged With: Skin

AS ANOTHER DAY DAWNS

 

“Another day, a different dream perhaps.”

 

~ Alice Liddell ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2004.


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WASTED OPPORTUNITY

 

“…people choose to live in darkness, praying for a candle,
when all they really have to do is open their eyes…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a skull from a burial dated to the Late Roman Empire (3rd century CE) taken in June 2014.


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HOT SCALES SLITHER

 

“Caught between the tongue and the taste.”

 

~ Anne Carson ~

 

000 hot scales slither

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in France in June 2006.


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ARIADNE’S THREAD

 

“A labyrinthine man never seeks the truth, but only his Ariadne…”

 

~ Friedrich Nietzsche ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the woods near Messel, Germany in October 2015.


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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.


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MOULDY MOON

 

“How slow this old moon wanes! She lingers my desires…”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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A SPYDER IN THE NIGHT

“Normal is an illusion.
What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly.”

~ Charles Addams ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 1983.


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LEFT TO HER OWN DEVICES

 

“To be old and wise, you must first be young and stupid.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2001.


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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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MARBLE POSE

 

“How like herrings and onions our vices are
in the morning after we have committed them.”

 

~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from the detail of a photo taken in Paris in June 2019.


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TEAT TIPIS

 

“Most of our ancestors were not perfect ladies and gentlemen.
The majority of them weren’t even mammals.”

 

~ Robert Anton Wilson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image from a untitled illustration by Geoffrey Bartholomew created in 1980.


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SWEET RUM NIPPLES

 

“I have put my talent into writing,
my genius I have saved for living.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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A LOOSE DISGUISE

 

“We do not remember days, we remember moments.”

 

~ Cesare Pavese ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Back Bay, Virginia in June 1977.


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THE GRAMMAR OF HER TONGUE

 

“I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2019.


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BIRTHDATE, TO SOME DEGREE

 

“Memory, in widow’s weeds,
with naked feet stands on a tombstone.”

 

~ Aubrey de Vere ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Bristol, England in June 1980.


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THUMPER

 

“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Enhanced image developed from a digital painting created in Spring 2000.


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A LIFE IN SHADOWS

 

“A hope beyond the shadow of a dream.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

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


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QUICK SKETCH

 

“I love the abstract, delicate, profound, vague,
voluptuously wordless sensation of living ecstatically.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced pixeleen image modeled in April 2001 and created in April 2020.


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ELECTRIK WET

 

“Oh stay a while, and I will die with thee;
So shalt thou yield, and yet have conquered me.”

 

~ Thomas Kyd ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2001.


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THE SLAVE

 

“If all men are born free, how is it that all women are born slaves?”

 

~ Mary Astell ~

 

Digitally edited and enhanced image created from an original photo (detail) of the painting “A vendre, esclaves au Caire” by Jean-Léon Gérôme taken in Paris in June 2019.


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