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Thoughts on Life, Art, Photography, Technology, Teaching and Travel…..

Looking Back on 2018

I have so much to be grateful for….. I’m sitting here in a lovely, rustic Air BB a stones throw from the Pacific Ocean, listening to the waves crashing on … Continue reading

December 28, 2018 · 2 Comments

Art of Seeing Workshop Debrief

I couldn’t have asked for a better outcome for my recent “Art of Seeing” Art/Photo Workshop on Ocracoke, considering we had a major hurricane bearing down on Eastern North Carolina … Continue reading

October 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Seeing Photographically…

I’m giving a photography workshop here on the incredibly scenic Island of Ocracoke this  weekend.  The theme of the workshop is “The Art of Seeing”.  A theme I’ve explored in … Continue reading

October 11, 2018 · 2 Comments

Army Boot Camp – My Latest Story

I wrote this story about Boot Camp while attending Anam Cara Writers Retreat in Southwestern Ireland last month.  Click Here for my latest story….  

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

My Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage in Ireland

According to Harry Hughes author of Croagh Patrick A Place of Pilgrimage, “The holy mountain is a special place of deep spiritual significance for Irish Christians. Its history and unique … Continue reading

June 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

Anam Cara Artist Retreat – Where Creativity comes Alive

This is my final day at Anam Cara Artist Retreat in Southwestern Ireland. This is the fifth time I’ve been to this artist enclave in 16 years. For me, it’s … Continue reading

June 19, 2018 · 10 Comments

Hiking the Kerry Way in Ireland

Before I dive in and share my incredible 9 day hiking adventure around the 210 km Kerry Way Trail I want to mention just how genuinely kind and helpful everyone … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 · 7 Comments