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Chicago Taught Me That

Why are fails a must? Why should we embrace the moments that don’t work out like we hoped or planned? This past weekend I traveled to Chicago for their Open House Chicago event. Armed with my itinerary, maps, and a backpack full of healthy…

Some Days…

Some days the sky is flat and nothing comes together…then some days… Taken at the Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge in Prairie City, Iowa.

When Everything Makes Sense

Standing here today it all makes sense. I’ve listened to the stories of how so many photographers were given their first camera as a child and I’ve wondered if maybe I’m just too late since I didn’t actually get into photography until I was…

Unexpected Success

Why do I want to be a photographer? What is it about what I do that brings me so much joy? I don’t know that I have words to answer those questions, instead I have…well…photos. Even when my camera is not with me I…

My Voice

Today I submitted photos to the Iowa State Fair Salon. I was going to let it pass quietly because I was lacking confidence in my chances of any of the photos actually making it through. Then I remembered my whole reason for entering in…

In The Wind

A Day of Reflection

Jester Park, Granger, Iowa Spring 2019