Posts Tagged With: Thistles

THISTLES AND THORNS

 

“If your thought is a rose, you are a rose garden;
and if it is a thistle, you are fuel for the fire.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

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


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THE HUMAN GARDEN

 

“I have no regrets,
I only think that I should have
   liberally applied the weed killer more often…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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


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MATTER DANCE

 

“Life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves.”

 

~ Bill Hicks ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken of a cave in the Vézère Valley, Dordogne, France in June 2006.


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THE SAME OLD STORY

 

“Ah, lord, it’s just the same old story,
something about love for glory…”

 

~ Tim Buckley ~

 

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


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WINDOW BOXES

 

“…and had a face like a bulldog licking vinegar off a thistle…”

 

~ Terry Pratchett ~

 

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


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IMMEDIATE CURTAIN

 

“Life is a cosmic joke.”

 

~ Robert Wyatt ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in December 2019. Poem title borrowed from Robert Wyatt’s song “Immediate Curtain.”


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DISROBED

 

“The truth is rarely pure and never simple.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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AN ABSENCE OF LUMINOSITY

 

“I have seized the light. I have arrested its flight.”

 

~ Louis Daguerre ~

 

An electronically enhanced image of imagination created digitally in September 2018.


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THISTLES AND THORNS

 

“If your thought is a rose, you are a rose garden;
and if it is a thistle, you are fuel for the fire.”
 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2017.


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