Gear

Photographers are nutty about their gear. Almost as nutty as cyclists. I should know, I was one once… all gear ratios and knee angles… it was a geeky athlete’s dream. Just about any sport or hobby will lend itself to overemphasis on the “things” rather than the engine that drives the “things”, in the belief…

Spring

Spring is here! I’ve gotten out of the habit of traveling with my camera since I got my new iPhone. It takes pretty darn good snaps. I am always taking pictures though. Anyone who knows me has to suffer through waiting for me to get the right angle or lighting for the shot that is…

Waiting

  Another winter over, another year of my life. Spring is short here One week we have snow, the next we are in the 70’s Like Spring, I am at a midway point in my life Somewhere between where I want to have come from And where I want to be Unfurling my arms and…

Evening

   Early evening stillness A pause before day slides into night The mist creeps up the stream Cloaking me in its damp kiss Silently reminding me That all things come to an end.

I give you

  My city… With its history, culture, and opportunities.  With its tree lined streets and gorgeous older homes With its mountains and lakes With its hometown appeal It is ideal in every way You were on top of the world here While I felt smaller each day   Celebrate being here, because this city  Is…

Time

One less to feed One less to walk One less to clean up after His death marks the passage of time As long as no one leaves or dies I can convince myself That time stands still  I am not aging  I have all the time in the world It does not, I am, and…