Category Archives: Personal

 Thy soul shall find itself alone ‘Mid dark thoughts of the grey tombstone – Not one, of all the crowd, to pry Into thine hour of secrecy. Be silent in that solitude Which is not loneliness — for then The spirits of the dead who stood In life before thee are again In death around […]

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Cousins.  Every summer when they’re all together they go into the ‘Enchanted Forest.’  And they play.  The littlest is getting better at keeping up.  But the biggest is always there to help.  The other two are too fast to catch.    

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We drove and drove and drove.  We ate the food, drank the drinks.  Hit up the spots we were supposed to and found hidden gems.  My photo bucket list constantly changed.  The Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, Svartifoss, Icelandic horses, and the Sun Voyager at midnight during the Summer Solstice.  Damn, those Icelanders know how to party.  If […]

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While photographing Kelsey in my Grandma’s vintage 1942 wedding dress this past summer, we talked about her also wearing both of my Grandmother’s fur coats.  But wearing a fur coat in the summer doesn’t really work so we decided we’d wait for the winter when she came back to town.  Vintage fur coats in the beautiful snow covered […]

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I’ve always liked going to cemeteries.  I visit one of the local cemeteries once or twice a year just to photograph it.  I walk through picking up garbage the wind has brought in, removing twigs, uprighting flowerpots and figurines and ripping overgrown grasses.  I don’t walk where I shouldn’t walk.  I tread quietly.  Respectfully.  And every […]

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