Une péniche posée entre ciel et terre

Photography by Laurent Monserrat, Bords de Seine, Péniche posée entre ciel et terre ©L.Monserrat, Seine-et-Marne, 2020. Une péniche posée entre ciel et terre En errant le long des bords de Seine, on y rencontre une curieuse échelle située au pied d’une péniche en lévitation. Elle est posée en dehors de l’eau, comme si un passage semblait…

La mare au diable

Photography by Laurent MonserratLa mare au diable ©L.Monserrat, Fontainebleau, 2019.

Mimetic cow

Mimetic cow, ©L.Monserrat, Auvergne, 2018.   Travel in Auvergne France Puy de la vache 

The lily

The lily©L.Monserrat, France, Paris, 2018. The modest Rose puts forth a thorn, The humble sheep a threat’ning horn: While the Lily white shall in love delight, Nor a thorn nor a threat stain her beauty bright. William Blake

The wild swan

The Wild Swans at Coole The trees are in their autumn beauty, The woodland paths are dry, Under the October twilight the water Mirrors a still sky; Upon the brimming water among the stones Are nine-and-fifty swans. The nineteenth autumn has come upon me Since I first made my count; I saw, before I had…

Sorrow of the Moon

  Sorrow of the moon©Laurent Monserrat, Paris, 2018. Sadness of the Moon Tonight the moon dreams with more indolence, Like a lovely woman on a bed of cushions Who fondles with a light and listless hand The contour of her breasts before falling asleep; On the satiny back of the billowing clouds, Languishing, she lets…

Come, gentle cat, pass through the bars

The Cat My beautiful cat, come onto my heart full of love; Hold back the claws of your paw, And let me plunge into your adorable eyes Mixed with metal and agate. When my fingers lazily fondle Your head and your elastic back, And my hand gets drunk with the pleasure Of feeling your electric…

Man and the Sea

  Man and the sea, ©Laurent Monserrat, Paris, 2017. Man and the Sea Free man, you will always cherish the sea! The sea is your mirror; you contemplate your soul In the infinite unrolling of its billows; Your mind is an abyss that is no less bitter. You like to plunge into the bosom of your…

Shadowy silhouette

  Shadowy silhouette, ©L.Monserrat, Forêt de Ferrières, Paris, 2016.