Posts Tagged With: Soul

PASSION PLAY

 

“I shape beauty to human mouths,
give wings to insight.
I make naked the word.”

 

~ The Dialogue of the Two Sages ~

 

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RUINES

 

“Smooth and smiling faces everywhere, but ruin in their eyes.”

 

~ Jean-Paul Sartre ~

 

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DANS UN BROUILLARD

 

“Love is a fog that burns with the first daylight of reality.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

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JE VIS À DANSER

 

“Dance first. Think later. It’s the natural order.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of the painting Ramsès dans son harem (detail) by Jean Lacomte du Noüy taken in Paris in June 2019.


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THE FORTUNE TELLER

 

“Petty fortune telling was the field of the wishful.
Witches dealt in blood and bones.”

 

~ Ginn Hale ~

 

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VERSE TOUJOURS

 

“Poems come out of wonder, not out of knowing.”

 

~ Lucille Clifton ~

 

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HIDDEN

 

There are fewer ways of making love than they say,
and more than one believes.”

 

~ Renee Vivien ~

 

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THE TENEBROSITY OF DREAM

 

“All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.”

 

~ Edgar Allen Poe ~

 

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LES DEUX AMANTS

 

“The love expressed between women is particular and powerful,
because we have had to love in order to live;
love has been our survival.”

 

~ Audre Lorde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Jules-Robert Auguste’s painting Deux Femmes Dénudées (1825-1830)  in the Musée d’Orsay taken in Paris in June 2019.


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ROSE

 

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

 

~ Fernando Pessoa ~

 

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ABSINTHE

 

“Absinthe makes the heart grow fonder.”

 

~ Ethel Mumford ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of “In A Café,” a painting by Edgar Degas, taken in Paris in June 2019.


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LIONEL IN THE DAN’S DEN

 

“Hell is empty and all the devils are here.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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LARMES DE BLEU

 

“It is such a secret place, the land of tears.”

 

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery ~

 

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SECOND SIGHT

 

“If I don’t write to empty my mind, I go mad.”

 

~ Lord Byron ~

 

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THE STAIRCASE

 

“Friendship is like a rainbow between two hearts.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris in May 2018.


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OMBRES SUR MON MUR

 

“Like a shadow, I am and I am not.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

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NOT ENOUGH TIME

 

“There is not enough time
to do all the nothing we want to do.”

 

~ Bill Watterson ~

 

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LE RUBAN NOIR

 

“It’s not who you love…it’s the fact that you love.
That is all that truly matters.”

 

~ Al Pacino ~

 

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ÉTREINTE DE L’ANGE

 

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

 

~ Emile M. Cioran ~

 

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DARK COME THE DAYS

 

“Night’s black Mantle covers all alike.”

 

~Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2019. Photo courtesy of W. Feger, used with permission.


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