Veiled

Nude, Maryland Institute College of Art, Bolton Hill, Baltimore, Maryland. Kodak Verichrome Pan VP6041 exposed 125 + .3, D76 1:1 8.5-9 min. Possibly exposed during processing.
Baltimore, Bolton Hill

Through me forbidden voices,
Voices of sexes and lusts, voices veil’d and I remove the veil,
Voices indecent by me clarified and transfigur’d.

I do not press my fingers across my mouth,
I keep as delicate around the bowels as around the head and heart,
Copulation is no more rank to me than death is.
Walt Whitman, Song of Myself

Cellist

Cellist, Peabody Institute, Mt Vernon Place, Baltimore, Maryland. Ilford Delta 400 35mm BW negative film.
Baltimore, Mount Vernon

I did my best, it wasn’t much
I couldn’t feel, so I tried to touch
I’ve told the truth, I didn’t come to fool you
And even though, it all went wrong
I’ll stand before the Lord of Song
With nothing on my tongue but Hallelujah

Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah
Hallelujah…
Leonard Cohen (1934-2016): Hallelujah (watch the video)
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