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Cheap Turpentine

“When art critics get together they talk about Form and Structure and Meaning. When artists get together they talk about where you can buy cheap turpentine.”
– Pablo Picasso

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Piecework, A Photograph of Life

“It was piecework, and she was apt to have a family to keep alive; and stern and ruthless economic laws had arranged it that she could only do this by working just as she did, with all her soul upon her work, and with never an instant for a glance at the well-dressed ladies and gentlemen who came to stare at her, as at some wild beast in a menagerie.”
– Upton Sinclair

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The American In Italia: All Grown Up

Below you will find the link to my column Lost in Translation and my most recent article, “All Grown Up.” A story with more questions than answers. 12 more words

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Cat, A Photograph

“Only a few find the way, some don’t recognize it when they do – some… don’t ever want to. “
-The Cheshire Cat

Jennifer Allison

Dreamer, A Photograph of Art

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”
– Oscar Wilde

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Empire, A Photograph

“Loves are like empires: when the idea they are founded on crumbles, they too, fade away.”
– Milan Kundera

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Everything, A Photograph of Love

“I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. 13 more words

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