All In the Details

I have always been a creative person. I have an average talent in many different arts rather than a focused talent in one particular field. Sometimes I’m inspired to write, sometimes to do photography, and for a short while I dabbled in drawing. My sketchbooks have been calling to me from under my bed, where…

Isabella

  I don’t think I will ever get tired of seeing my little girl watching my parents through the doors. She loves my dad more than life itself, and her excitement to see him, even after only 5 minutes, warms my heart every time (even if I do wish she was always that excited to…

Small Wonders

I don’t have much to say today. I just want to admire the small wonders the world has to offer to me. A butterfly landing on my window (I will admit, I took this picture yesterday and forgot to edit it, but just look at that little guy). Looking at my butterfly field guide, I’m…

Before She Flies

I decided to set myself a goal: Do something creative every day. For me, that includes writing, photography, sometimes drawing, and sometimes crafting.┬áSo, you might get a little more than just photography at times. This is one of those times. I found this free pack of cherry blossom elements on creativemarket.com (does this sound like…

Lines, Lighting, and Plants

Let’s talk about a few of my favorite things. Lines. I am amazed by this plant every day (it’s in my bathroom, so I definitely see it every day) because of the way the lines of the leaves intersect with the lines on the blinds in the background. It’s pleasing, even though all the different…

Being a Photographer

Being a photographer is sometimes a daunting task. There’s a lot of questions that come with the territory and a lot of doubt that sneaks in along the way. Should I try to start a business? Can I take portraits as well as that other photographer in town? Am I even good enough to call…