Concert Nights

December 15, 2014

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― Arundhati Roy

SPACE

December 15, 2014

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― H.P. Lovecraft

Bus Life

December 12, 2014

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― John Knowles

Ohio

December 12, 2014

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for knowledge, for beauty and truth.
They crawl on their knees to find it.”
― Dorianne Laux

The Band

December 8, 2014

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― Dorothy Day

Garden and Gun

December 8, 2014

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― Thomas Merton

Showtime

December 6, 2014

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― Thomas Merton

Green Room

December 6, 2014

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― Alexandre Dumas

House of Blues

December 6, 2014

december2014-johnnyswim-03 (1 of 1)” Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words, ‘Wait and Hope.”
― Alexandre Dumas

Bow Tie and Lights

December 6, 2014

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“I would like to be able to breathe. But my heart aches. I love you continuously, intensely.”
― Albert Camus