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september2014-leatherhags-09 (1 of 1)Like a snake, my heart
has shed its skin.
I hold it here in my hand,
full of honey and wounds.”
― Federico García Lorca


June 30, 2014

20140630-142108-51668853.jpg“I have sea foam in my veins, I understand the language of waves.” –Le Testament d’Orphée, by Jean Cocteau.


June 23, 2014

june 2014-bdayparty-06 (1 of 1)“…but it doesn’t feel crazy to us.
It feels like what we do.”
― Sharon Creech

The Siberia Project

June 19, 2014


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I’m very excited to announce that the time has come!   All of you who know me, know that one of my dreams has been to travel to Northern Siberia to photograph the nomadic reindeer herders of the 6th Brigade.  They have officially invited me to come and do the project.  I will leave at the beginning of August and live with the tribe for up to six months.


Internet access will be very limited.  But I will update this as regularly as possible.


If you would like to donate toward the cost of the trip and learn more about it, you can do so here.


My Carding Assistant

June 16, 2014

june 2014-felt-27 (1 of 1)“Silence is God’s first language; everything else is a poor translation.”
― Thomas Keating

Holding Hands

April 7, 2014

13691788913_dedb2a7d67_o“We all know that something is eternal. And it ain’t houses and it ain’t names, and it ain’t earth, and it ain’t even the stars . . . everybody knows in their bones that something is eternal, and that something has to do with human beings. All the greatest people ever lived have been telling us that for five thousand years and yet you’d be surprised how people are always losing hold of it. There’s something way down deep that’s eternal about every human being.”
― Thornton Wilder

Cream-filled Donut

January 7, 2012


“May God steal from you all that steals you away from Him.”

–Rabia Al-Adawiyah

Double the Pleasure

October 6, 2011

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“Facing it, always facing it, that’s the way to get through. Face it.”
― Joseph Conrad

McKeehan Salon

September 23, 2011


“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that’s what you’ve given me.”
― Nicholas Sparks

Plaster Removal

March 25, 2011

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