Posts Tagged With: Wind

TRICK OF THE TONGUE

 

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

 

~ Algernon Charles Swinburne ~

 

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FOUR IN THE MORNING

 

“The past is a closed door.”

 

~ Margaret Atwood ~

 

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BEFORE THE DOOM

 

“Love bears it out even to the edge of doom.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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PROPHECY

 

“We grow gray in our spirit long before we grow gray in our hair.”

 

~ Charles Lamb ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of fifty years of hair (from 1970 and 2020) taken in June 2020.


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PILES OF BONES

 

“Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in 1988.


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CARROTS AND CAKE

 

“Life, people learned, was not easy.
Life was not cake.
Life was not a carrot cake.”

 

~ Tao Lin ~

 

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TINY TINSEL STAR

 

“Popularity – a piece of faded tinsel, that is out of date.”

 

~ Victor Hugo ~

 

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RAMEAUX

 

“I hear the wind among the trees playing the celestial symphonies;
I see the branches downward bent, like keys of some great instrument.”

 

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ~

 

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BUTTE

 

“Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.”

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

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RENDER UNTO CAESAR

 

“A lion doesn’t concern itself with the opinion of sheep.”

 

~ George R.R. Martin ~

 

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FOUR BEFORE TWELVE

 

“Overconsumption and overpopulation underlie
every environmental problem we face today”

 

~ Jacques Yves Cousteau ~

 

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COBWEB STRANGE

 

“And alien tears will fill for him
pity’s long broken urn,
for his mourners will be outcast men,
and outcasts always mourn.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

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


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THE DECEMBER DREAM

 

“In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret,
an unreachable dream and an unforgettable love.”

 

~ Diego Marchi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image cropped and created from an original photo taken in October 2017, provided courtesy of Euterpe Enterprises. Used with permission.


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SINGING BOWL

 

“The knower of the mystery of sound
knows the mystery of the whole universe.”

 

~ Hazrat Inayat Khan ~

 

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TREE FEATHERED SLOPES

 

“Acts of creation are ordinarily reserved for gods and poets.
To plant a pine, one need only own a shovel.”

 

~ Aldo Leopold ~

 

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STORMY WEATHER

 

“I love your lips when they’re wet with wine
and red with wicked desire.”

 

~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in December 2018.


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HEART SAILS AWAY

 

“The heart of man is very much like the sea,
it has its storms, it has its tides
and in its depths it has its pearls too.”

 

~ Vincent Van Gogh ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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LITTLE BOX OF HAPPY

 

“O! for a muse of fire, that would ascend
the brightest heaven of invention.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a sculpture at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris taken in Paris in May 2012.


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LA RÉFLEXION À L’AUBE

 

“The mirror is a worthless invention.
The only way to truly see yourself
is in the reflection of someone else’s eyes.”

 

~ Voltaire ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a painting by Anne Brun Mougin taken in Paris in June 2018.


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THERE WILL BE NO WORDS

 

“Writing about a writer’s block
is better than not writing at all.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

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