Posts Tagged With: Wind

LAST LEAF

 

“No one but Night, with tears on her dark face,
watches beside me in this windy place.”

 

~ Edna St. Vincent Millay ~

 

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


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TÊTE-À-TÊTES

 

“L’automne est le silence avant l’hiver.”
“Autumn is the hush before winter.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

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


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THE LAST LEAF

 

“Autumn is the hush before winter.”

 

~ French Proverb ~

 

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WHEN THE SKIES WERE SUDDENLY SILENT

 
“Quiet is the absence of sound. Silence is the presence of silence.”

 

~ Robert Fripp ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from an analog photo taken in August 1989.


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ONCE BROKEN

 

“In matters of the heart, nothing is true except the improbable.”

 

~ Madame de Stael ~

 

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


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THE NECTAR OF NATURE’S BEAUTIFUL BOUNTY

 

“Humanity is a cancer on the body of the world.”

 

~ Scott Westerfeld ~

 

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


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SANDS

 

“The sands of time are quicksands…
so much can sink into them without a trace.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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SLEEPLESS NIGHTS BETWEEN

 

“Knowledge is a deadly friend if no one sets the rules…”

 

~ Peter Sinfield ~

 

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TONGUE OF THE NIGHT

 

“Caught between the tongue and the taste.”

 

~ Anne Carson ~

 

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WIND DIRECTION DETERMINED

 

“Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die
life is a broken-winged bird, that cannot fly.”

 

~ Langston Hughes ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 2000.


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A SPYDER IN THE NIGHT

“Normal is an illusion.
What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly.”

~ Charles Addams ~

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in August 1983.


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ONE MORNING’S MOON

 

“And he beholds the moon;
like a rounded fragment of ice filled with motionless light.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken circa 1982.


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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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THE STOLEN YEAR

 

“My mind is the only sanctuary that has not been stolen from me.”

 

~ Christopher Paolini ~

 

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


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PISSING INTO THE WIND

 
“The government of the United States is not,
in any sense, founded on the Christian religion.”

~ John Adams ~

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


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JUST A TRICKLE

 

“We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.”

 

~ Ernest Hemingway ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1989.


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GRAY

 

“A gray day provides the best light.”

 

~ Leonardo da Vinci ~

 

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


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A NUMBNESS

 

“Absent the edge, we drown in numbness.”

 

~ David Whyte ~

 

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BACKBONE BATTLEMENTS

 

“The blues ain’t nothing but a good man feelin’ bad.”

 

~ Leon Redbone ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art by Jeff Aerosol taken in Paris in August 2015.


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TRICK OF THE TONGUE

 

“The tadpole poet will never grow into anything bigger than a frog.”

 

~ Algernon Charles Swinburne ~

 

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


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