Christmas 2015, New York. I shot this with my big camera on an average setting. No flash, no filter and no intent, other than to, hopefully, capture a couple of moments decently, in sequence, in my pajamas, with coffee somewhere to my left. Before I moved to Virginia to be with my partner, the camera … Continue reading Portrait of a Family.
"I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions." -Stephen Covey. *Yes, the title is mispelled. It is mispelled on purpose, as are both those uses of "misspelled." They are, all three, misspelt (which is oddly correct, though it looks deplorable, doesn't it? It looks witchy and magickal.) by … Continue reading Ostridge*.
"Note to self: It's not the future that you're afraid of. It's fear of repeating the past that makes you anxious. Keep going forward." ~ me. 30 Aug, 2014. Originally posted elsewhere (with a different image) a couple years ago today, it is fresh and bright this morning. Alone in the house with things that hum. … Continue reading Untitled (but suggestions welcome)
Sunday evening truth: After two full weeks, I feel a bit lost. Maybe it will come and go, just as the realization I am actually here at all keeps knocking me over in unpredictable, powerful waves of 'Oh my gosh!!' They rise up at the silliest times and catch my breath. At the kitchen sink … Continue reading Bearings.
Funny how our past whispers to our future. Playfully hinting but not giving it all away. If we could learn to listen to that voice when it speaks, we might live in joy a bit more. I wrote the following two years ago on this date but can't recall today what for or why. Clearly … Continue reading Hint.