Giving thanks....

This corner of beach has provided so many smiles, laughs, and times together with different members of my family, our friends, and our community.  It is a place that ends up bringing us together this time of year and seems to kick off...

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Rainy days in Philly.

The rain on this Wednesday morning in Philadelphia, had me ducking for cover and a hot drink here, at Square One Coffee.  Tucked into an old building on 13th Street, it was just the environment  I needed to ponder the election results...

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West Bottoms - Kansas City

This is place has history.  You can feel the hands that carried the bricks and mixed the cement, the steel girders are still in their place, metal framed windows let in the light where they haven't yet been boarded up or bricked in. ...

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I'm just looking.....

When I was in St. Louis for the annual Art Fair, I had a chance to ride my bike around a bit.  I discovered a great place downtown for breakfast, managed to get a consensus on the best BBQ, and found...

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Out of town visitors...

Having a studio located in an old barn, down some rural ranch road, definitely has its perks: space to spread out, history, and lots of quiet time by myself.  Visitors, although always a welcome treat, are rare.  Having this guy and his family...

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A serious crush

This September, I was lucky enough to find myself in Portland for one of my favorite festivals of the year.  I always look forward to visiting this city.  The show takes place over the Labor Day weekend and often the weather is...

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