Posts Tagged With: Smile

same ol’ moon

 

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

 

~ from a French folk song ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2017.


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build a nest

 

“Look at this tangle of thorns.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2010.


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this, that and the other

 

“At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.”

 

~ Plato ~

 

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


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smile

 

“Everyone smiles in the same language.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Berlin in January 2018.


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ghosts

 

“We both drowned under the waves of words we weren’t saying.”

 

~ Ben Maxfield ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2015.


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MOONCHILD

 

“She and the moon could always be found playing in the darkness.”

 

~ A.J. Lawless ~

 

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


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SEVEN DEADLY SINS

 
“All the seven deadly sins are peccadilloes
but without three of them, Pride, Lust, and Sloth,
poetry might never have been born.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken January 2019.


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LES SECRETS LES MOINS AVOUÉS DE LA CHAIR

 

“Je suis un mensonge qui dit toujours la vérité.”

“I am a lie that always tells the truth.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of an umbilicus taken in Spring 2001.


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SOFT LIES

 

“It is hot, the light is strong and I have an extraordinary sense of clarity,
although quite what is clear I cannot express.”

 

~ Lyudmila Ulitskaya ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created in May 2012 from a painting by G. Barth.


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BETWEEN MY THORNS

 

“Your thorns are the best part of you.”

 

~ Marianne Moore ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in July 2015.


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STAINED GLASS WINDOWS

 

“For she had eyes and chose me.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced cropped detail from an original photo taken in Paris in July 2014.


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A SMILE

“Look back, and smile on perils past.”

~ Walter Scott ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 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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BUTTERFLY DAYS

 

“To everything there is a season…”

 

~ Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Zitadellegraben, Mainz, Germany in July 2010.


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JUST A FROWN

 

“O yellow eye, let me be sick with your heat,
let me be feverish and frowning.”

 

~ Anne Sexton ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1976.


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A THIEF

 

When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

 

~ George R.R. Martin ~

 

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


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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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UN THÉÂTRE DE L’ABSURDE

 

“Je sens que je suis dans un théâtre de l’absurde 
et je ne connais pas mon rôle.”

 

~ Carole ~

 

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


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BUILD A NEST

 

“Look at this tangle of thorns.”

 

~ Vladimir Nabokov ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2010.


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NO BOUNDARIES

 

“The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs.”

 

~ Malcolm De Chazal ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo (detail) of a Cro-Magnon woman taken at the Lascaux III Exhibition in Paris in May 2015.


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