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Beyond your Backyard

I gripped a TWIX ice-cream bar in my right hand and steered the wheel with my left, as I explored the backroads about 15 minutes north of my house. 299 more words

Digital Photography

My wish for the World

Many of you know I meditate, practice yoga, and think about the World and situations slightly different than the average gal.  Right when we moved to Bahrain, in fact the same week we moved here, there was a slew of suicide bombings and mass shootings.   915 more words


Finding Out

On July 11, 2016, Matt and I went to a routine doctor’s appointment to have an ultrasound to find out the gender of our 4th and final baby. 587 more words

Bad News


This life, this space, is what it is.

Break it down, peel it away, and it just is.

All the suffering, all the fighting, all the fucked-up shit, is just a bunch of humans emoting. 501 more words

Life Commentaries

Roadside Oddities: What Have You Seen Today?

It hadn’t been there this morning at 7:30 as I drove down to campus. But when I returned, I was greeted by a new member to the rural landscape. 219 more words


Life In Pictures

Do you enjoy looking at the pictures in books or magazines? You know, the pictures of beautiful rooms in a gorgeous house, or a lovely family having an outdoor dinner party? 250 more words