Wake Up!



















At some point, you must set aside what you want to happen
and realize what is actually happening.




~ Russ Allison Loar
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# 100:

You don’t have to own what you think.


~ Russ Allison Loar
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This Flower



I give you this flower,
Individual,
Containing all flowers,
Containing all my love,
Which cannot be contained.




~ Poem and Photo by Russ Allison Loar
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There's Always A Price




























You dream of flying, but if your wish were granted, the freedom of flight would be paid for with the solemnity of survival.




~ Russ Allison Loar
~ "Freedom" painting by Dorothea Hyde
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Fathers and Sons





















They are their father's sons.
I criticize them for being like me.
I know too well where that can lead.






~ Text & photograph by Russ Allison Loar
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# 113:

When “follow your dream” isn’t working out,
it might be wise to consider another dream.



~ Russ Allison Loar
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An Employee's Prayer















How can I break free
from this weary working world
that strangles me?





~ by Russ Allison Loar
~ Artwork by Martin Kippenberger
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Mindings