The Photography of Jennifer Jope

Posts tagged “reflection

reflection

“I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.” - William Allen White

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birthday

“I must learn to love the fool in me the one who feels too much, talks too much, takes too many chances, wins sometimes and loses often, lacks self-control, loves and hates, hurts and gets hurt, promises and breaks promises, laughs and cries” –  Theodore Isaac Rubin

Happy Birthday silly girl. <3


reflection

Only when the clamor of the outside world is silenced will you be able to hear the deeper vibration. Listen carefully.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach


endless

“Love — not dim and blind but so far-seeing that it can glimpse around corners, around bends and twists and illusion; instead of overlooking faults love sees through them to the secret inside.”  - Vera Nazarian (from Salt of the Air)

This is a photograph I snapped of Josiah McElheny’s Endlessly Repeating Twentieth Century Modernism 2007, at the MFA in Boston…It’s not my art or concept so I hope no one minds me photographing this most spectacular, inventive vision.  I love contemplating it regularly. It’s endlessly mesmerizing!


amazement

“Ten times a day something happens to me like this – some strengthening throb of amazement – some good sweet empathic ping and swell. This is the first, the wildest and the wisest thing I know: that the soul exists and is built entirely out of attentiveness.”  - Mary Oliver

I love beginning a quiet rainy morning with a bit of cinnamon incense, a mug of hot tea, and a Mary Oliver poem.

Each and every morning, the world is new.


seeking

“If your children see that you are seeking, they will seek — the finding part is up to God.”


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