Posts Tagged With: Summer

summer cedes

 

“…and all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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season of silence

 

“I said nothing for a time, just ran my fingertips along the edge
of the human-shaped emptiness that had been left inside me.”

 

~ Haruki Murakami ~

 

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


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rum sweet nipples

 

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

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

000 rum sweet nipples

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


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summer solstice

 

“But thy eternal Summer shall not fade.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a cropped photo taken at Stonehenge in England as the sun rose over the Heel Stone on the morning of June 21st 1983.


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sing me a soft song of my childhood

 

“Childhood is a short season.”

~ Helen Hayes ~

 

000 sing me a soft song of my childhood

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2022.


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fièvre

 

“My love is as a fever, longing still.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2018.


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ROSES MORTES

 

“Nothing can cure the soul but the senses,
just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in the Cimetière du Père-Lachaise in June 2018.


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WITHERS

 

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

 

~ Hesiod ~

 

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


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THE SUMMER THAT WASN’T

 

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

 

~ Hesiod ~

 

000 the summer that wasn't

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


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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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TODAY WE SHINE

 

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

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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


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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 ~

 

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


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SKY

 

“I never get tired of the blue sky.”

 

~ Vincent Van Gogh ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 2015.


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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 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2013.


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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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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 ~

 

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


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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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