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The joy of color

When my DSLR broke back in March, my heart was broken. Seriously, I felt like a limb or a sense was cut off for me. It’s amazing how dependent on my camera I’ve become. 858 more words


Old Poems 2007 I

Self-expression is immoral
In these waters, through a portal
To story’s dreamtime, truth of sorts, so
Tell us a musical-themed action, forgo
Decisions not withstanding illegal… 88 more words


Playing House Becomes Reality - Daily Prompt

Today’s Daily Prompt: as a kid, you must have imagined what it was like to be an adult. Now that you’re a grownup (or becoming one), how far off was your idea of adult life?

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All Things


Haze was settling in the morning dew
Deepening the lovely dark green hue
A blur of red soared
A rabbit with a lucky foot and long ears…

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Self Expression

Mere Color...

I’ve mentioned that we have been reorganizing since our older daughter moved home…making room and also letting go.

While reorganizing, I realized how much we’ve relied on color over the past five years…rich wool yarn…vibrant cotton fabric…bright and colorful pens, pencils, crayons, paints…beads, paper…you name it. 134 more words

Children's Summer Reading Mural

We’ve had a great time making art during our summer reading programs this summer. A couple of weeks ago we enjoyed learning about identity and self-portraits with artist and BYU professor Joe Ostraff. 38 more words

At The Table

500 Words

Well, I’ve written my 500 words for today (not this post). It wasn’t as hard as I thought it would be. I just started writing and a story began to emerge. 412 more words