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  • One of my recent stories is about the power of images
    As they stand on their own.

    And how no word or words can describe
    What images give us without words.

    To illustrate, I used the photo of the Hubble Deep Field.

    The word the computer generated was WIKIPEDIA.
    That word only appears in the photo credits.
    It has nothing whatsoever to do with my story.

    And, thus, this randomly generated inaccurate word
    Becomes the foreground for a most powerful image.

    As they say....
    What's wrong with this picture?

    Hal, are you there?
    I hear you, Barbara.

    [Image of Hal 9000 from Wikipedia Commons]
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