Healing and Joy

Right now in my life, my biggest task to address everyday is healing. Of both the physical and emotional sort. Everyday is a mental tennis match between knowing I’m getting better and the weariness of what my life is right now. Because the progress is so gradual and grudging, I have to force myself to look back a week, two …

Postcards from Real Life: Finding Joy

Earlier this week as I sifted through my images from 2013, something struck me. It was disappointment. It wasn’t a soul-crushing-why-do-I-even-bother-trying kind of disappointment, just an acknowledgment that I didn’t give my photography the energy and effort I used to. When I look at my body of work for 2013, I simply don’t feel like I grew artistically or improved …

Good Stuff

Well this week is all about thankfulness here in America. We’re celebrating the good stuff of life. That’s why I’m highlighting this month’s header photo of sunset at Great Sand Dunes National Park. It’s one of my favorite places in the world. And in spite of being side-lined to the edges of the dunes on our last visit due the …