Posts Tagged With: Summer

THE SUMMER THAT WASN’T

 

“It will not always be summer: build barns.”

 

~ Hesiod ~

 

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THE LAST BUTTERFLY

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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TODAY WE SHINE

 

“We are such stuff as dreams are made on;
and our little life is rounded with a sleep.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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THE SUMMER OF DISCONTENT

 

“It’s so much darker when a light goes out
than it would have been if it had never shone.”

 

~ John Steinbeck ~

 

000 the summer of discontent

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SKY

 

“I never get tired of the blue sky.”

 

~ Vincent Van Gogh ~

 

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SUMMER IT WAS

 

“Life, now, was unfolding before me, constantly and visibly,
like the flowers of summer that drop fanlike petals on eternal soil.”

 

~ Roman Payne ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a painting taken in Paris in May 2015.


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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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LEPIDOPTERA FANTASTIC

 

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

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

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TAPIS

 

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

 

~ Theodore Roethke ~

 

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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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LATENIGHT LITANY

 

“Talk of the devil, and his horns appear.”

 

~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge ~

 

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ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE

 

“And the rose like a nymph to the bath addrest,
Which unveiled the depth of her glowing breast,
Till, fold after fold, to the fainting air,
The soul of her beauty and love lay bare.”

 

~ Percy Bysshe Shelley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in November 2020.


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I LOOKED UP

 

“Oblivion carries me on his shoulder…”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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CHOCOLATE CREATURES

 

“Life without books, chocolate and coffee is just useless.”

 

~ Nadun Lokuliyanage ~

 

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GRAY

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

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SWEET RUM NIPPLES

 

“I have put my talent into writing,
my genius I have saved for living.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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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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FOURAS

 

“But a stranger in a strange land, he is no one.
Men know him not, and to know not is to care not for.”

 

~ Bram Stoker ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Fouras, France in June 2006.


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THE VERY FIRST TIME

 

“The end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in 1994.


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ELECTRIK WET

 

“Oh stay a while, and I will die with thee;
So shalt thou yield, and yet have conquered me.”

 

~ Thomas Kyd ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in March 2001.


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