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Exploration then Expression

“Exploration comes before expression.” David duChemin, The Traveling Lens course. How you feel about a place cannot be completely known until you have had time to explore it. Walk around it, take in it’s sounds and smells. Feel it’s rhythm. Learn its history. Sure,…

September Rain

This weekend, I played in the rain. Twice. Actually three times, see picture above. This was suppose to be a weekend at the lake with family and friends. Instead, I found myself spending the entire weekend home alone with only the dog and cat…

Bittersweet Summer

“We are either defined by memories of our past or the vision we have for our life in the future.” Author unknown. In the midst of summer, between the blanket of humidity and the cricket chirping induced sleep I have found direction, confidence and…

My Photography

I don’t have a bucket list. In the back of my mind I have a list of things I think I would like to do in this lifetime but I’ve had enough experiences to know that plenty of those things just simply will never…

Comfortable Frustration

Some days I wish I could just turn off the constant whirring in my own head. Just a quick little flip of a switch and all the to-do’s, plans and random musings could be replaced with…quiet, peaceful nothingness. At the beginning of the year…

Elusive Spring

April 3, 2018…it’s 27 degrees and feels about 19 with the wind. More than once I’ve looked out the window today to watch snow showers bathing the buds on our beautiful front yard maple tree. I’m almost positive my magnolia buds are burned by…

Simple Joy

Today was a rare day off and an opportunity to get out and enjoy some of the fall color before it fades to the dull, brownish-gray of winter with no snow. Morning brought a fun little trip with a friend to look at barn…

THE EVERYDAY AND THE UNEXPECTED