by Lynette Sheppard

July 15, 2012

No matter where you live, there are local sights or attractions that you show to visitors, that you may neglect yourself. I lived in Chicago when I went to nursing school years ago - and never made it to the top of Sears Tower. You always think there will be time. Later. And then you move.

Every place I’ve lived,  there has been something cool - in the San Francisco Bay area - the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman’s… READ MORE


by Dewitt Jones

July 08, 2012

In 2011 I began posting daily photos on Facebook. It's been a fascinating discipline for me, to see and honor the art in my everyday life. There are two ongoing results of this that I would like to share with you.

First, my visual acumen is at a much higher level. I'm not waiting for a glorious sunset to say, "Now, THAT'S a photograph!" I'm just allowing myself to see art and beauty in whatever I'm doing. The result… READ MORE


by Lauri Gwilt

July 01, 2012

I spend a good part of my life on planes. Because I love what I do, heading out into the world for work is usually an exciting thing. I love the adventure of navigating new situations and meeting new people.

However, there are times when I just don’t feel like boarding another flight that will take me away from the comfort and rhythm of home.

I had one of those days recently. Nothing in… READ MORE