Posts Tagged With: Spring

THE LAST BUTTERFLY

 

“We are like butterflies who flutter
  for a day and think it is forever.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2016.


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MAYPOLE

 

“I ought to be jealous of the tower.
She is more famous than I am.”

 

~ Gustave Eiffel ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Rue Soufflot in Paris in May 2011.


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TAPIS

 

“Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.”

 

~ Theodore Roethke ~

 

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


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NEW SPRING FLOWERS

 

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world.
Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Spring 2002.


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STOLEN WORDS

 

“Good artists copy, great artists steal.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Spring 2002.


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LE PEINTRE DU PRINTEMPS

 

“Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.”

 

~ Rainer Maria Rilke ~

 

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


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THE CUMQUAT VARIATIONS

 

“Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.”
 

~ C. S. Lewis ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a scan of an undated painting by B.S. in March 2021.


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GOIN’ DOWN SLOW

 

“When to the sessions of sweet silent thought
I summon up remembrance of things past,
I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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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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DANCE AWAY THEIR DAYS

 

“Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.”

 

~ Rainer Maria Rilke ~

 

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NO WORDS

 

“I have no words for my reality.”

 

~ Max Frisch ~

 

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


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SO MUCH BETTER WITHOUT US

 

“Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.”

 

~ Edward Abbey ~

 

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


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SWARMING

 

“Winter is much like unrequited love; cold and merciless.”

 

~ Kellie Elmore ~

 

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


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PÉPIER

 

“God loved the birds and invented trees.
Man loved the birds and invented cages.”

 

~ Jacques Deval ~

 

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


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LA DÉESSE DU PRINTEMPS

 

“Well-apparell’d April on the heel of limping winter treads…”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from two original photos taken in May 2016 and in March 2019.


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RAINBOWS RAINING DOWN

 

“Poetry is a phantom script
telling how rainbows are made
and why they go away.”

 

~ Carl Sandburg ~

 

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


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THE VIEW FROM HERE WITH FRINGE

 

“What if when you die, they ask “How was heaven?”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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


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WINTER’S WEB

 

“Spring, summer, and fall fill us with hope;
winter alone reminds us of the human condition.”

 

~ Mignon McLaughlin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in December 2016.


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WINTERTIDE SOLSTICE

 

“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.”

 

~ Hal Borland ~

 

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


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BRISE DE PRINTEMPS

 

“When spring comes to Paris
the humblest mortal alive
must feel that he dwells in paradise.”

 

~ Henry Miller ~

 

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


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