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  • 365 Project 2017

    Day 3 Open

    I have been praying for some time now for God to open me again- all of me. I have been closed tight since my Mama died October a year ago. My heart squeezes hard just…

    January 4, 2017
  • 365 Project 2017

    365 Day 2 Wisdom and Stature

    He comes into the kitchen, all smiles. My boy. His ruddy complexion reminds me of my dad’s. He sits down beside me, the muscles twitching in his still-smiling cheeks. I drink in the sight…

    January 3, 2017
  • 365 Project 2017

    365 Day 1 Believe and Begin Again

    It is with some trepidation that I am beginning yet another 365 project. I have only successfully completed one so far and that was in 2011. However, I know in my heart that it…

    January 1, 2017
  • Musings

    Sleepy Summer Heart

    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…

    July 22, 2016
  • Musings


    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
  • 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
  • 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