Recently, I was having a conversation about passwords and online protection with son CJ. He told me a few interesting stories about passwords when he worked for the Registrar’s Office
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Since closing my illustration studio in Portland over a decade ago, I’ve had little reason to travel downtown, a place I’d avoid completely were it not…
Yellow is commonly associated with gold, wealth, sunshine, reason, happiness, optimism and pleasure, but also with envy, jealousy and betrayal. It plays an important role in
I have been AWOL from Friday Fictioneers for too long; hopefully the reduction in workload will allow me to resume my writing which I have really missed
I am cutting back my blog posts to 1 day a week again and changing the nature of the blog to some extent. All posts will be about the creative journey of the artist
One thing I love about the holiday season is all the sparkling, twinkling lights that we see everywhere. I love driving around my neighborhood and
I have come full circle, ending up four years in the past, to a time when I had to watch every word I wrote about my personal journey.
Honestly, for this challenge, my mind went blank. I know I have a couple of convergence shots but I’ve shared them ad nauseam. I created a few of my own…
Why were the Russians so interested in my blog? Did the Kremlin think America’s launch codes were secretly embedded in my drivel?
If we pause to inhale the crisp air, breathe deeply to feel our heart beat, and look at the beauty in the simplest things, we will find treasures and triumphant moments around us.
We can choose to be thankful and treat each moment we have breath with reverence and a spirit of gratitude.
This week’s photo challenge was an interesting one. We had to move from familiar objects and nature to abstract objects, angles and shapes.
The prompt this week spoke to me of my childhood and memories of actually getting a garage of our own, something only people with cars had
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” Helen Keller I have a confession to make. I’m scared…
This painting is based on a classic picture that was taken in Times Square at the end of the war. Apparently, the sailor in question didn’t know the lady but in the joy of the moment, they connected.
For me, minimalism is about doing more with less. When we eliminate the clutter and unessential, we open ourselves to new vistas around us.
“Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Photo 101- Week 1: Home… Flowers…
I made a public commitment to offer a motivational quote and message every Monday to help myself and others start our week on an upbeat note.
For this week’s challenge on – descent – I decided to go with what we see when a plane is descending; a bird’s-eye view on descent.
“If you can dream it, you can do it.” Walt Disney Motivation Mondays: Dream – Dream it quote by Walt Disney Motivation Mondays I’ve been following…
When I saw this assignment, I was immediately drawn to music; especially music from the yester-years that I think are timeless.