The Opinions of Others

What other people think about you is none of your business.

Years ago a teacher, Dr Frost, put that thought in my head.  As an 8th grader I just shook my head and filed it with the other …

June 1st, 2014

Happy Monday

This is a follow-up to yesterdays very quick post where I expressed my Twitter Gratitude.

I have to admit – I love Twitter.  It helps me stay globally connected in the areas I …


Twitter Gratitude

This is a first.  I am writing this post from a hotel room at the Ameristar in Blackhawk,  Colorado on my cell phone.  My laptop is having serious technical difficulties.

II could…


Alter Your View

One of my most repeated photo exercises is to take 100 pictures of one object/scene – no two pictures exactly the same.  Sound easy?  Try it one day – it is quite a challenge. …


Confront Yourself

We have to confront ourselves. Do we like what we see in the mirror?
And, according to our light, according to our understanding,
according to our courage, we will have to say yea or nay


Do What You Love

Have you ever felt selfish when you devoted some time to yourself rather than spending time with your family or working on a new project at work? I know I did. It took me a long time to realize…


Better and Better

I choose today’s quote for the Quote pic today and found myself asking, “Is that true?”.  Am I better today than I was yesterday?  While I do not believe that a …


The Artistic Struggle

For the past week (give or take a day or two) I have been posting images of a pen and ink piece that I am working on. I started the piece to use as a means of meditation to help me release some…