Posts Tagged With: Stars

la malédiction

 

“It’s too bad that stupidity isn’t painful.”

 

~ Anton Szandor LaVey ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of of a World War II bullet dredged out of the Rhine River taken in May 1981.


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war

 

“Violence completes the partial mind.”

 

~ Peter Blegvad ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of ants at war taken in June 2022.


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jesse / plain jane

 

“Music is the cup which holds the wine of silence.”

 

~ Robert Fripp ~

 

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


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two candles burning

 

“Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Notre Dame in Paris in July 2014.


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insignificant

 

“Life is a great tapestry.
The individual is only an insignificant thread
in an immense and miraculous pattern.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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


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when the owls awaken

 

“I dream my painting and I paint my dream.”

 

~ Vincent van Gogh ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Glauberg, Germany in August 1986.


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paradox

 

“What? do I love her,
that I desire to hear her speak again,
and feast upon her eyes.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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one evening’s moon

 

“We ran as if to meet the moon.”

 

~ Robert Frost ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in November 2003.


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blabberwockey

 

“It seems to fill my head with ideas –
only I don’t know exactly what they are.”

 

~ Lewis Carroll ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in February 2020 of a chondrite meteorite that was found in Morocco in 2019.


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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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a colour of dust

 

“Dust into Dust, and under Dust to lie,
Sans Wine, sans Song, sans Singer, and-sans End!”

 

~ Omar Khayyam ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a scan of a painting made in Summer 1968 by the author.


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GRAVITY

 

“Because there is a law such as gravity,
the Universe can and will create itself from nothing.”

 

~ Stephen Hawking ~

 

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


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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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A GRAVITY OF LANGUAGE

 

Words, too, have genuine substance –
mass and weight and specific gravity.”

 

~ Tim O’Brien ~

 

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


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SOOTHE A SAVAGE BREAST

 

“Musick hath Charms to sooth a savage Breast,
To soften Rocks, or bend a knotted Oak.”

 

~ William Congreve ~

 

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


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DAWN MADNESS

 

“The road is life.”

 

~ Jack Kerouac ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Summer 1977.


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STARDUST

 

“I am one of billions.
I am stardust gathered fleetingly into form.
I will be ungathered. The stardust will go on 
to be other things someday and I will be free.”

 

~ Laini Taylor ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from the photos of two small surface fragments from Mars (left fragment) and the Moon (right fragment), thrown into space by the impact of meteors, taken in October 2016.


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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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COBWEBS

 

“Sweeping cobwebs from the edges of my mind…”

 

~ Graham Nash ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Cimetière du PèreLachaise in Paris in September 2015.


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THE DISTANCE OF MYTH

 

“For time is the longest distance between two places.”

 

~ Tennessee Williams ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken from the summit of one of the Peaks Of Otter in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia in the summer of 1977.


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