Blue Space

Life by Lake Erie After some life priority wrestling, my need for blue space finally prevailed. The shore along the western basin of Lake Erie in Sterling State Park. Photo by author. I am often surprised how long it can be in between shore visits. I know that spending time in blue space has many …

As winter winters on

The depths of February. It's when you start to question if there even is such a thing as spring and warm weather. This is part of the beauty of deep winter - it entrances and captivates, as if a dream. I have learned to appreciate the deep winter months for the soulful, creative and reflective …

Love & Courage to Impeach

As we strive to interpret recent events at the Capitol and across the nation, I find myself drawn further and further in to understand the nature of authoritarian regimes and how they take power. Especially during a Presidential transition.

L’Americain

Honoring my inspiration: L'Americain. When the US was truly an ally of anti-fascism, the liberation of France from Nazi occupation in World War 2 inspired a young boy in France to become an American. John Launois lead a remarkable life with an artistic vision of one truly dedicated to their craft. A world renowned award …