Posts Tagged With: Sleep

TERPSICHORE

 

“Terpsikhore summons me to sing.”

 

~ Corinna ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Crete in October 1992.


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ROSY CRUCIFIXIONS

 

“My life was one long rosy crucifixion.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in February 2002.


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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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SLEEP

 

“For in that sleep of death what dreams may come.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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O HOW

 

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

 

~ James Dean ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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A YEAR OF RAIN

 

“One can find so many pains when the rain is falling.”

 

~ John Steinbeck

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken at a Roman burial excavation in July 1987.


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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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UNREALITY

 

“I like the unreality of your mind;
the whole thing is very splendid and voluptuous and absurd.”

 

~ Virginia Woolf ~

 

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


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WHAT IT COST ME

 

“Passion pursues; love surrenders.”

 

~ Janet Todd ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 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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ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE

 

“And the rose like a nymph to the bath addrest,
Which unveiled the depth of her glowing breast,
Till, fold after fold, to the fainting air,
The soul of her beauty and love lay bare.”

 

~ Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in November 2020.


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THAT ONCE CAST HER SHADOW

 

“Death ends a life, not a relationship.”

 

~ Jack Lemmon ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of the excavation of a Roman cremation burial taken in July 1987.


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GREENWORDS

 

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”

 

~ Rudyard Kipling ~

 

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THE PRICE PAID

 

“Every luxury must be paid for,
and everything is a luxury,
starting with being in this world.”

 

~ Cesare Pavese ~

 

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


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TELL ME

 

“Hatred is something peculiar.
You will always find it strongest and most violent
where there is the lowest degree of culture.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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


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ONE NIGHTMORE

 

“If songs were lines in a conversation,
the situation would be fine…”

 

~ Nick Drake ~

 

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


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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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MANIFESTO

 

“The streets were dark with something more then night.”

 

~ Raymond Chandler ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Virginia in November 2004.


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ONE TWEET AT A TIME

 

“Ignorance and bigotry, like other insanities,
are incapable of self-government.”

 

~ Thomas Jefferson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2013.


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A NEW ABNORMAL

 

“The abnormal always excites aversion, distrust, and fear.”

 

~ H.P. Lovecraft ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary island of La Gomera in 1991.


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