Musings

    Sleepy Summer Heart

    July 22, 2016

    I watch them walk down the beach into the sunset and my heart tightens a bit in my chest. It’s not sadness really. It is more like the melancholy that comes with being in the presence of beautiful things. You know the feeling? Like wanting to hold this magical something just a bit longer? That’s what my camera helps me to do. I peruse these photos and I linger in the sweetness of family togetherness just a little while longer.…

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  • Lifted
    Musings

    Mama

    Mama This is my favorite photo of us. I wish I had one that showed your face at this moment but I know that mine was only mirroring yours. You were smiling, full of…

    May 7, 2016
  • With You
    365 project 2016

    Day 104 Puppy Season

    I think I could add the phrase “with you” to anything and it would be better. Raising puppies is no exception. Just when I think I am all alone in this thing, you come…

    April 26, 2016
  • Run to You
    365 project 2016 Weddings

    Day 103 Run to You

    I love this image from the sweet wedding I was honored to capture last weekend. These two are so full of joy. They were so deeply happy about getting married they could hardly contain…

    April 19, 2016
  • Love and Peace
    365 project 2016

    Day 101 First Rose of Spring

    This is my first rose of the season. It’s a good time of year to be a rose. The enemies of the roses have not yet invaded the garden. Aphids, Japanese beetles and black…

    April 15, 2016
  • Viburnum
    365 project 2016

    Day 100 Quiet

    There are days like today when I don’t have much to say. It has been a hard day, but that’s okay. We all have them. I can still set a lovely flower in a…

    April 14, 2016
  • Spring
    365 project 2016

    Day 99 Green

    I ran into a friend tonight at the grocery store. She had not seen me since I had wept onto her shoulder after my mom’s passing. She gathered me into a tight embrace in…

    April 12, 2016