Posts Tagged With: Streets

A BED FULL OF FINE

 

“Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.”

 

~ Voltaire

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of The Birdhouse taken in October 2008.


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STARING AT EMPTY PAGES

 

This was in September 1970…
and then, just six short years later, I was already
thinking back to those more innocent times…
and now today it is all so much more distant,
so very far away and yet still so very near…

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on Rivermont Avenue, Lynchburg, Virginia in September 2008.


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AMSTERDANCE

 

“With your eyes full of stars and your hashish cigars…”

 

~ Daevid Allen ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Amsterdam in April 2007.


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DEATH IS A DANCER

 

“Death is the final dance of dreams, desires, loves and hopes.”

 

~ Debasish Mridha ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in the Catacombs of Paris in May 2011.


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RHYMES WRUNG

 

“The past does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.”

 

~ Mark Twain ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in September 2017.


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JUST BEGINNING

 
“The end of laughter and soft lies,
the end of nights we tried to die,
this is the end.”
 
~ Jim Morrison ~
 

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Les grottes de Cougnac in France in June 2006.


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THIS DAY THAT WASN’T

 

“Slowly, with many lost days, I come back to life.”

 

~ Suzanne Collins ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2016.


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GOLDEN FLEECE

“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”

~ Anne Sexton ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2012.


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SCRIPTURE

 

“The candle flame gutters. Its little pool of light trembles.
Darkness gathers. The demons begin to stir.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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


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A NUMBNESS

 

“Absent the edge, we drown in numbness.”

 

~ David Whyte ~

 

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


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THE PRICE PAID

 

“Every luxury must be paid for,
and everything is a luxury,
starting with being in this world.”

 

~ Cesare Pavese ~

 

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


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NIGHTEMPTY STREETS

 

“There is a certain unique and strange delight
about walking down an empty street alone.”

 

~ Sylvia Plath ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in in Paris in August 2017.


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MANIFESTO

 

“The streets were dark with something more then night.”

 

~ Raymond Chandler ~

 

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


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LETTER

 

“I have made my bed in charnels and on coffins,
where black death keeps record of the trophies won.”

 

~ Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

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.Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a self portrait by Joanne drawn in June 1970.


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SPANISH JUNE

 

“Cocaine’s for horses, not for men,
they tell me it’ll kill me but they don’t say when,
cocaine run all ’round my brain…”

 

~ Traditional ~

 

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


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REVOLUTION IS FOREVER

 

“True revolution comes from true revulsion;
when things get bad enough the kitten will kill the lion.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a Roman sculpture of a Celtic warrior prisoner taken in January 2014.


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ONE TWEET AT A TIME

 

“Ignorance and bigotry, like other insanities,
are incapable of self-government.”

 

~ Thomas Jefferson ~

 

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


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GIVE ME LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH

 

“Disregard the coronavirus as you would a cannibal kissing your face.”  

 

~ Kevin Ansbro ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2007.


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QUICK SKETCH

 

“I love the abstract, delicate, profound, vague,
voluptuously wordless sensation of living ecstatically.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

Digitally enhanced pixeleen image modeled in April 2001 and created in April 2020.


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THIS DUSTY MUSEUM

 

“It is a new intoxication – annihilation.
It multiplies every emotion.”

 

~ Edwin Balmer ~

 

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


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