Posts Tagged With: Stars

ICARUS’ SISTER

 

“It was sad and fierce all at once,
alive with a lonely purity.”

 

~ Karen Russell ~

 

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


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GWYNNETH

 

“Time heals nothing, it merely rearranges our memory.”

 

~ Gary Numan

 

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


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LA MALÉDICTION

 

“Earth has its boundaries, but human stupidity is limitless.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

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


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ANCIENT SKINS

 

“If you’re not getting older, you’re dead.”

 

~ Tom Petty ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in August 2017.


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MOONCHILD

 

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

 

~ A.J. Lawless ~

 

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STARSLEEP

 

“Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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


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A THOUSAND DEATHS AGAIN

 

“I have often lamented that we cannot close our ears
with as much ease as which we close our eyes.”

 

~ Richard Steele ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture called “Monster” by Léopold Chauveau taken in Paris in June 2019.


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NIGHTS

 

“Cupid and Bacchus my saints are,
may drink and love still reign,
with wine I wash away my cares,
and then to cunt again.”

 

~ John Wilmot, Second Earl of Rochester ~

 

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


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THE GREAT EQUALIZER

 

“The two most important days in your life
are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”

 

~ Mark Twain ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Rodin’s sculpture Iris (detail) in the Musée Rodin 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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