Tag Archives: Gaia

Presence ~ Honoré Dupuis #writephoto

They stand, silent, immobile, or so it seems. It looks as if time never flows, as if, for them, there is no beginning, and no end. But there is. Their role is to bear witness. So they listen, observe, remember. … Continue reading

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Stillness ~ Honoré Dupuis #writephoto

“… No, we can’t detect any sign of human or humanoid life anywhere… There is plenty of life in the water, on land too, mammals and birds… plenty of beautiful insects…” “What about buildings, traces of recent organised activities?” “There … Continue reading

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Small ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

Emulating Kafka, on the shore, I watch the waves, and wonder. Is time a mere oscillation of the sea? Is Gaia alive only for as long as the waves roll in? Continue reading at Of Glass and Paper

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Threshold ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

  There, long ago, when we had space, and the air was pure, there we lived: us, the whole tribe, the children, the very old, the wise and the fools. At night we were safe, the sea protected us. We … Continue reading

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Threshold ~ Willow Willers #writephoto

She couldn’t stay here for long the tide would turn in a few hours and she would be trapped. Strangely she had survived the previous night she had found a circular shaft in the cave. Although she had managed to … Continue reading

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Rift ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

“Once the ice was covering this ground, smooth, unchanging. Then the boulders were round still, and the humans nowhere to be seen. The world was young.” You were reading my mind, but know better. You walked here, often, you and … Continue reading

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Turning + Sisyphus #writephoto

Yesterday… We walked in this valley, under the burning sun, hand in hand, believing in the eternal summer. Yesterday, perhaps, more than you, my love, I longed for Autumn, and the fall of leaves. Did I believe Time had stopped? … Continue reading

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Caught ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

The woods are asleep, all is immobile, and silent, under the searing heat. Well, not all. For the unforgiving eye is there, ensuring nothing escapes. For this is our fate: we have plundered and polluted our world, and, now, we … Continue reading

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Conflagration – Sisyphus #writephoto

  We waited for the storm, the lightning, the thunder, But it did not come, instead, the sky behind the hills In one brief instant, was alight, as if the true God Wanted to warn us: the glorious sunset reminded … Continue reading

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Thaw – Of Glass and Paper #writephoto

He remembered: in his youth, this landscape would have been covered with snow, frozen, for several weeks, even, on a colder year, for months. Now, the thaw had come before Christmas. They’d had two snow storms, and, perhaps, it would … Continue reading

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