December 28, 2014
What's behind the images we photograph? Are there metaphors, lessons, runes? True, I'm a hopeless romantic, but the more intently I look, the more stories Nature has to tell...
Walking the tideline, barefoot on the tumbled stripe between water and sand, camera over my shoulder. No wind. Hardly a ripple over the vastness of the ocean. Hardly a ripple, except here at the edge, where waves suddenly materialize as if… READ MORE
December 21, 2014
We haven't hit the tipping point yet. Nonetheless, I'm encouraged by the shift I see occurring with respect to how people are choosing to celebrate Christmas; me included. Whether the focus is shifting to faith, family or both I hear more and more people expressing their conscious decision to 'take back Christmas' by focusing on the parts of the celebration that have more meaning to them.
Most of us at one time or… READ MORE
December 15, 2014
There I was, enjoying the sunshine streaming through the window of my favorite café, when my friend said “I noticed that your posts and your retreats are all about living from a place of gratitude, joy, beauty…you do know there is more than that, right? There is suffering, there is pain, there is ugly”.
I sat up.
I was stunned to realize that he thought my… READ MORE