Posts Tagged With: Words

SILENT MOVIES

 

“When you see a silent movie, you understand everything that’s going on
from the images because the images are so strong.”

 

~ Monica Bellucci ~

 

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ALWAYS BAREFOOT IN THE BRAMBLES

 

“All memories fade away in the end. Then, only dreams are left.
And because they are all we have, we confide our life’s worries to them.”

 

~ Philippe Forest ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in 1988.


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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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TEAT TIPIS

 

“Most of our ancestors were not perfect ladies and gentlemen.
The majority of them weren’t even mammals.”

 

~ Robert Anton Wilson ~

 

Digitally enhanced image from a untitled illustration by Geoffrey Bartholomew created in 1980.


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GREENWORDS

 

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”

 

~ Rudyard Kipling ~

 

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CLOWNS IN A THREE RING BINDER

 

”All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
To be natural is to be obvious,
and to be obvious is to be inartistic.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the RAPT in Paris in June 2018.


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SOUR MILK SONG

 

“WARNING: Unhealthy relationships may cause headaches,
stress and waste of your time. The cure for this is to stay single.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Bristol, England in July 1979.


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MY BLANK PAGES

 

“The blank page gives us the right to dream.”

 

~ Gaston Bachelard ~

 

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STRANGE HOW WE MET

 

“We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.”

 

~ Anthony Burgess ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created in August 2020 from two scans of a signed Penguin edition of A Clockwork Orange. From the author’s personal collection.


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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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TERSE WORDS

 

“It was a comedy of errors, a tragedy of truth…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

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THE MOON HUNG FAT AND HIGH

 

“Au clair de la lune prête moi ta plume pour écrire un mot…”
“In the moonlight lend me your pen to write a word…”

 

~ French Folk Song “Au Clair de la Lune” ~

 

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THE GRAMMAR OF HER TONGUE

 

“I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

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ELECTRICITY

 

“Mysterious affair, electricity.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a sculpture by Aldo Vitalen taken in Paris in June 2019.


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AT A LOSS FOR WORDS

 

“My feelings are too loud for words and too shy for the world.”

 

~ Dejan Stojanovic ~

 

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COURAGE MIRAGE

 

“…’twas where i met my wife
in another life, when i had one…”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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POET TREE

 

“The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth.”

 

~ Jean Cocteau ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 1991.


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SONG FOR MY LADY

 

“Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a July 2020 scan of a painting done circa 1969 by a lady friend known only as my “Spirit.”


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POEM FROM THE BOTTOM OF A BLACK HOLE

 

“There are many black holes, and there are many universes.
Life is a never ending circle, and so too, is death.”

 

~ Anthony T. Hincks ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2018.


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WORLDLY POSSESSIONS

 

“A poet is, before anything else,
a person who is passionately in love with language.”

 

~ W. H. Auden ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in June 2012.


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