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Celebrate and Be Free

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I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.
― Simone de Beauvoir

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You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You may think you have CONTINUE READING

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Celebrate the Milestones


Today my sister, who is an artist, found out that she made it to the next round of a very intense application process for a residency. She has devoted much of her professional life to applying to residencies, because that is what most conceptual artists have to do in this day in age to get the money to produce their work. So, the competition is high, as is the disappointment. She has always been my … CONTINUE READING

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