Tennessee For Christmas

December 21, 2015

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Sixty Hotel

May 21, 2015

may2015-nycjoaquin-04 (1 of 1)“My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres; it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you’re lucky.”
― Alan Moore

Three Months

May 18, 2015

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― John Burroughs


May 17, 2015

may2015-joaquinbaltimore-01 (1 of 1)“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.”
― Walt Whitman

Road Trip Conversations

April 26, 2015

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— Amit Ray

Time For Rest

December 21, 2014

december2014-johnnyswimboston-01 (1 of 1)“I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.”
― Robert Fulghum

Take a Bow

December 21, 2014

december2014-johnnyswimnyc-29bw (1 of 1)december2014-johnnyswimnyc-28 (1 of 1)“I remember every single spot of light that ever gouged a shadow beside your bones.”
― Zelda Fitzgerald

Secret Santa

December 21, 2014

december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-11 (1 of 1)  december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-07 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-12 (1 of 1)december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-05 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-04 (1 of 1)  december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-01 (1 of 1)december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-03 (1 of 1)december2014-johnnyswimsecretsanta-10 (1 of 1)“I don’t want to live, I want to love first and live incidentally.”
― Zelda Fitzgerald

Pre Show

December 21, 2014

december2014-johnnyswimboston-13 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimboston-14 (1 of 1)“Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.”
― Haruki Murakami

Black and White Nights

December 20, 2014

december2014-johnnyswimnyc-54 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimnyc-53 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimnyc-46 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimnyc-32 (1 of 1) december2014-johnnyswimnyc-31 (1 of 1)“Because music, like color, or a cloud, is neither intelligent nor unintelligent – it just is. The chord, the simplest building block for even the tritest, silliest chart song, is a beautiful, perfect, mysterious thing, and when an ill-read, uneducated, uncultured, emotionally illiterate boor puts a couple of them together, he has every chance of creating something wonderful and powerful. All I ask of music is that is sounds good.”
― Nick Hornby