Two Hours a Day

This was from a year and a half ago, but it’s still relevant.   This morning, Monday morning the day after Valentine’s Day, I woke...

Hungry for Love

Thinking about the #WaterProtectors on this day dedicated to love, during the Hunger Moon-the coldest month of the year in this hemisphere. Only through our...

Power Like Water

The Oroville dam is about to bust. Somewhere near 180,000 people had to be evacuated, but that is just the start of the problems. People...

Being Loyal

Loyalty is a rare value, today. Values in general are scarcer and scarcer in this age of vanity and digital complacency. What is loyalty? It’s...

Novels and Forward Thinking Publishers

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The Only Kind of Art that Matters

     Making art is a form of rebellion. It’s a way of expressing my dissatisfaction with the status quo. Whether it’s writing, painting, or...

Levi’s from Outdoor World

If you want to feel kickass it helps to look badass. We all know that. When it comes to Californians and jeans, Levi’s have long...

October Moon Food

Smoked meat is an art form, no question. It’s one that anyone can appreciate, but also one that has layers of appreciation to it. Like...

Modify your Light

Being a photographer means working with light and there are a lot of ways to add to or change the lighting in a given situation...

Strawberry Baskets

This is a testament to the power of the Sony Alpha 7ii. I snapped a quick photo at the farmers market yesterday and it era...