Random Ramblings

Thoughts and ideas about anything and everything.

I am becoming a photographer again.

the top of a wooden fence with the sun shining through

This week, for the first time in 5 years, I scheduled a time during my day to go outside and photograph.  This used to be my life.  My camera came everywhere with me and captured my life and the lives of others I saw along the way.  I stopped loving photography during my undergrad...

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I guess I took a break

It’s funny how some things can be put on the back burner for a while. As much as I obsess with routine and organization, I doubt I will ever reach my perfection goals. At some point I think I will have to learn to let go of the idea of perfection and let myself...

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Looks like we’ve got ourselves a reader

I was reading today–a book entitled, “The Art of the Everyday: The Quotidian in Post War France,” and had to kind of laugh at myself. So, I tend to buy anything that has the words ordinary, mundane, everyday, boring, whatever on it. Anything relating to the everyday lives people lead. I am aware that...

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Things getting in the way

What’s funny is that most artist’s want to show their work as often as possible. I am discovering that showing work is the thing that is getting in the way of my producing MORE work. Talk about a Catch 22. I think I’m using that reference correctly. I’m in the middle of curating a...

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Timing is everything

Just as I was throwing a stupid pity party for myself I read an awesome critique of a blog I started with Lisa Rasmussen about 4 or 5 months ago (Art is Moving). You can read the compliments here. It was just what I needed. It reminded me why I have chosen to be...

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