My Inspiration for October II

31 Oct

This month I’ve been inspired by The Smiths, Joy Division, Jane Eyre, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Ann Bronte, Poe’s biography, Autumn landscape, films An Education (2009) and Control (2007) – about Ian Curtis, brilliant by the way, Caspar David Friedrich, Grimshaw and Antoine Watteau, old ruins, castles, Henry Fuseli, Andre Breton and a poem called ‘Horseman’s Song’ by Lorca.

I’m sad that October’s gone, and I’m kind of struggling to find something inspirational in November. It’s just such a bleak month, not in a cool way!

1964. Alain Delon and Jane Fonda 1849. Moonlit Landscape - Arnold Böcklin - Mondscheinlandschaft mit Ruine 1825-30. Two men contemplating the Moon - Caspar David Friedrich 1966. Persona (1966, Ingmar Bergman) 2 1979. Ian Curtis at The Factory Club by Kevin Cummins, Manchester, 1979 an education 3 Gwrych Castle, North Wales

1936. Kensington Gardens, London 1988. Rose McDowall 2

Pickford in "Tess of the Storm Country" (1922). Photo coutesy of Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

1924: American screen actress Lillian Gish (1893 - 1993) in costume for her role in the MGM film 'Romola', an adaptation of George Eliot's novel, directed by Henry King.

Repulsion 1 Graveyard, Edinburgh, Scotland Edinburgh 1

(c) Salford Museum & Art Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

1840s William Powell Frith (1819 - 1909) - Meditation Bleak House (2005) Esther Summerson 1 a shelley 5 jane eyre 77 jane eyre 78 Medieval, Edinburgh, Scotland. morrissey 5 morrissey 17 the smiths queen is deadEvening in the park by Ernst Vikne on Flickr.

Beware of the Ruins! by Przemysław Piela

Wałbrzych, Poland

1790s ‘The Wandring Moon.’ Watercolour by William Blake (1757-1827). 1700s Antoine Watteau - The Love Lesson 1881. Shipping on the Clyde, by John Atkinson Grimshaw, 1882. John Everett Millais (1829-1896 English) • The Captive

Halloween Parade - Pheobe WahlHalloween Parade – Pheobe Wahl

1960s sonia saviange 2

Cranford Mary Smith contemplating in Cranford Jane Eyre jane eyre solitude jane eyre mia really nice photo

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