“Our world has known too much of fear, defensiveness, and mistrust, I think we could use a healthy dose of unmitigated, mistake-making loving.” ~Gerald G. May It is so easy to fear. It takes zero effort. Not only is it easy to slip into being afraid; it easy to slip into being afraid of everything. […]Read more "love dare"
This year my friend Megan and I started a weekly blog titled An Ordinary Grace. We are documenting as we search for love between the bullshit and the divine. And while life can bring a lot of bullshit, it is also filled with the divine. I am noting that I seem to be capturing hands […]Read more "holding what I need"
It is my birthday this week. My husband gave me an amazing gift: a new Canon 5Diii with a 35mm 1.4Lii. I have always wanted a 35mm lens and I cried when I opened it. I had some fun with it right away, and now I really want to get to know them both better. […]Read more "10 on 10: August"
My darling husband gave me a new Canon 5Diii and a 35mm 1.4Lii for my birthday. Like every good photographer, I read the manual, charged the battery, and carefully thought of my very first shot. No, I am kidding. I did not do that. I am away on vacation with my family. We are enjoying […]Read more "there may have been tequila"
I have had some film hiccups lately. I was bemoaning about it over on Viewfinders yesterday. This is why I love this project of looking back at my month. Even when I have had a rough month with film or photography, I have the opportunity to look back and find the good. I am also […]Read more "5 on 5: July"
I had some time with my middle daughter, Dani, in June. We had breakfast and went thrifting. I always love time with my daughters, especially when I have them all to myself. I’m doing this project with some great photographers. Click on through to Jennifer’s beautiful blog then, continue on through the blog roll.Read more "10 on 10: June"
This month was full of joyful and wonderful things and I am thankful for every moment. I had some adventures with my man. I had some quiet time to think and pause. I had some time with my college student. I had some vacation time. I graduated my youngest child. It is a miracle this […]Read more "5 on 5: June"