Here, it's about opening your heart to the idea that you get one spin on this merry-go-round called life, so let's make it a good one!

Beyond the Backyard Blues (Blog)

You Are Enough

Dear 16 Year Old Me

Dear 16 Year Old Me, Just you wait. Oh how I cringe when I hear those three words. I cringe because what is inferred is this: you don’t have a clue, you haven’t seen … [Read More...]


Pictures of You, Pictures of Me

The Kodak paper envelope with its signature yellow color, is as familiar as my reflection once was. And I feel my heart sink just a little when I realize there is not one … [Read More...]

act of noticing

The Act of Noticing

For years I had been in the habit of carrying a notebook. A catch-all where I collected bits and pieces of things that interested me -- quotes, observations, facts -- all … [Read More...]